Focusing on your health. Coldplay will pause their upcoming shows while Chris Martin It’s a lung infection.
“It is with deep regret that we have been forced to postpone our upcoming shows in Rio de Janeiro and São Paulo until early 2023. Due to a severe lung infection, Chris has been placed under strict medical orders to rest for the next three weeks.” the band wrote in a statement posted to his official social media accounts on Tuesday, October 4. “We are working as quickly as possible to secure the new dates and will follow up with more information in the coming days.”
In the lengthy statement on social media, members jonny buckland, berryman boy Y will be champion he reflected on the health of the singer.
“To everyone in Brazil who was looking forward to these concerts, we are very sorry for any disappointment and inconvenience, and we are very grateful for your understanding in this difficult time in which we must prioritize Chris’ health,” the statement continued. . “Save his tickets as they will be valid for the new rescheduled dates. These will occur in early 2023 and will be announced very soon. However, we will also honor all ticket refund requests, which will be available at the point of sale.”
The group noted that they are “optimistic” that Martin, 45, will return in “good health” after taking a break, adding: “To all affected, please accept our sincere apologies and thank you as always for your love and support.” .
Following their canceled tour dates in Brazil, the band will travel to Argentina for 10 shows before the end of the year. They will resume the ecological tour in 2023 with stops in Portugal, Spain, the United Kingdom, Italy, Switzerland, Denmark, Sweden and the Netherlands.
Before their health battle, Martin hinted that Coldplay might have a planned end in sight.
“Well, I know I can tell you, our last proper record is coming out in 2025 and after that I think we’ll just go on tour,” he said. bbc radio 2 in December 2021. “Maybe we’ll do some collaborative stuff, but the Coldplay catalogue, so to speak, ends then.”
At the time, the musician admitted that he had considered ending the band’s career in the past. “This is not a joke, this is true, I think after 12 [albums] that will be the end of our catalogue, but I think we’ll always want to play live together,” Martin explained to Absolute Radio a month earlier. “So, I think in the way that the [Rolling] The stones yes, it would be great if we could still tour in the late ’70s. That will be wonderful, if someone wants to come.