Welsh superstar Tom Jones has cancelled his upcoming UAE concert.
The singer was due to perform at the du Forum, Yas Island, on Friday April 15th. Earlier this week, Jones also cancelled a scheduled concert in Manila, Philippines.
A statement from promoters Flash Entertainment said: ‘‘Due to serious illness in his immediate family, Tom Jones regretfully has to cancel his performance at the du Forum, Yas Island, Abu Dhabi scheduled for Friday 15th April. He extends his deepest apologies to both the fans and organisers, who he is most sad to disappoint. There are no further details at this time.”
Tickets purchased through Ticketmaster will be automatically refunded to customers within 10 working days. Refunds for tickets purchased through Virgin Megastores are requested to return to the point of purchase.
It was also announced separately this week that the upcoming 'Flashback' event in Dubai, featuring the Human League, has been postponed. No reasons were given.