News: UPDATE: Janet Jackson Still Recovering, Cancels Another Show
Monday, Oct 13, 2008 10:00AM
A few days after releasing a statement announcing her return to the stage, Janet Jackson unexpectedly missed her "Rock Witchu" comeback show over the weekend due to a doctor's decision.
As previously reported by SOHH's Soulful blog
the R&B superstar's highly anticipated tour revival was scheduled
to occur on Saturday (October 11) in Connecticut, when Live Nation
promoters told Access Hollywood
the 42 year-old singer would
return after a two week hiatus due to illness. However, a last minute
decision delayed her tour appearance once again.
Jackson's anticipated return to her Rock Witchu tour in Uncasville,
CT, has been postponed due to doctor's orders," a Live Nation rep told Access Hollywood in a statement.
the cancellation, the rep promised all purchased tickets would be
honored at a rescheduled date that has yet to be determined.
According to the Associated Press
, Jackson had become "suddenly ill"
lat last month while rehearsing for a performance in Canada and was hospitalized. Exactly one week ago
she was forced to cancel more concert dates because a doctor claimed it
was "evident" she had not fully recovered at the time of the shows.
Jackson has reportedly been cleared and will continue her tour tonight, October 13 in Verona, New York.
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