(CelebrityAccess) — Singer Sam Smith announced that he’s pulled out of a number upcoming high profile performances due to health issues.
In a statement posted to his social media, Smith’s reps said he was canceling his is upcoming performances in Azerbaijan in Baku this weekend and at the 2019 Billboard Music Awards, which take place in Las Vegas on May 1st.
“We apologize for the disappointment for those affected, but the primary focus at this time needs to be on Sam’s recovery and health,” the statement said.
The cancellations comes just days after Smith cut short his current tour, citing vocal issues.
Smith was performing at his first concert in Cape Town on April 16th but abruptly ended the show after 45 minutes due to concerns for his voice.
Smith’s currently has no upcoming dates on his tour itinerary.