Facebook R&B crooner Mario has been relatively quiet on the music front for…
- Posted on Nov 26th 2011 1:00PM by Kenneth Partridge
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According to Dr. Christoph Zielinski and Dr. Thomas Staudinger, the former Wham! frontman and is suffering from "severe community acquired pneumonia."
"His condition has stabilized and he is responding to treatment," the doctors said in a statement. "From the current point of view, the time until recovery cannot be estimated, but he will not be able to perform the rest of the tour. Besides medical treatment, complete rest and peace and quiet are mandatory."
Featuring orchestrated version of songs from the singer's two most recent albums -- 1999's 'Songs from the Last Century' and 2004's 'Patience' -- the Symphonica Tour was to have wound through England and Scotland over the next few weeks and culminated with a three-night run at Earls Court in London.
"George was very much looking forward to bringing his tour back home and performing for his loyal and dedicated UK fan base," read the statement.
According to the site, Michael intends to reschedule all postponed dates, and fans are urged to hold on to their tickets. It also might not hurt to do like the singer once said and have a little faith.