A few days ago, fans around the world were in a state of shock as Justin Bieber revealed his diagnosis of Ramsay Hunt Syndrome. The syndrome has reportedly left half of his face paralyzed. The international artist has postponed his upcoming tours while stating that his sickness is getting worse.
Now the latest that we know is that Bieber has postponed his remaining US tour dates that were earlier scheduled for June and July this year. Apart from that, the singer has also canceled his upcoming appearance at the Summerfest music festival scheduled to be held in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, at the end of this month.
The news about Justin Bieber postponing his shows was confirmed by his tour promoter, who has also released a statement that reads, “In light of Justin’s ongoing recovery, the remaining U.S. Justice Tour shows scheduled for June and early July, including at Summerfest at the American Family Insurance Amphitheater in Milwaukee on Friday, June 24, 2022, will be postponed.”
The same promoter further said, “Justin continues to receive the best medical care possible, is upbeat about his recovery and is looking forward to getting back out on the road and performing for his fans overseas later this summer.”
As for Justin Bieber, he will reportedly kickstart his tour again from July 31, 2022, and will reportedly perform in Italy for the same.
Earlier revelations on his condition
Justin Bieber, 28, stated a few days ago that he had been diagnosed with a rare disorder called the Ramsay Hunt syndrome that left half of his face paralyzed. The Grammy winner talked about his condition in a video posted on his Instagram handle. He revealed that Ramsay Hunt syndrome had caused facial paralysis and is affecting the nerves on his face due to the shingles outbreak.
The Peaches singer shared the video on social media after canceling all his upcoming tours in Washington DC and Toronto. Bieber also demonstrated in the video that he could barely move one side of his face while calling the ailment ‘pretty serious.’ Moreover, he also captioned the post as ‘IMPORTANT PLEASE WATCH. I love you guys and keep me in your prayers.”
Bieber shockingly added that he had to cancel the tour dates because he was physically not capable of doing them. In yet another instance, Bieber said that his eye is not blinking and that he cannot smile on one side of his face. He further said, “It is from this virus that attacks the nerve in my ear and my facial nerves and has caused my face to have paralysis.”
Check out the video below.
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As for Justin Bieber’s upcoming tour dates, the singer was supposed to perform in India on October 18, 2022, in New Delhi. It was a part of the 125 shows that he was supposed to be playing between May 2022 till March 2023.