LeAnn Rimes’ has an unwelcome early Christmas shock — a bleed on her vocal twine which has precipitated her to delay a number of concert events.
In a social submit, the nation star explains how, throughout her restoration from flu, medical doctors discovered one other ailment.
“It completely and utterly breaks my heart to have to announce that I will be rescheduling this weekend’s shows,” reads a handwritten letter posted to Instagram.
“While sick with the flu, my doctor discovered a bleed on my vocal cord, caused by the violent cough that came along with being sick. I am getting better, but I am unable to talk or sing… doctor’s orders!”
The message continues, “I am devastated to have to do this as there was nothing more that I was looking forward to than celebrating the holidays with you. Please check your emails for rescheduled information and I will see you very soon.”
Rimes’ present Friday (Dec. 9) on the Riverside Casino & Golf Resort is rescheduled for Sept. 29, 2023, and her live performance on the The Ryman Auditorium on Saturday will now happen April 8, 2023.
The 40-year-old singer and songwriter’s Joy: The Holiday Show trek is scheduled to proceed Dec. 16 at Chinook Winds Casino Resort in Lincoln City, OR.
Rimes has been within the public eye since her early teenagers.
In February 1997, at age 14, Rimes received two Grammys – finest new artist and finest feminine nation vocal efficiency for “Blue.” She is, to this present day, the youngest particular person Grammy winner in a lead position. Ten months later, she was named artist of the 12 months on the Billboard Music Awards. She has received 12 BBMA Awards in whole.
Also, Rimes has received two Country Music Association Awards, three Academy of Country Music Awards, one Dove Award and two World Music Awards, and extra.
She has tallied two No. 1 albums on the Billboard 200 in 1997 – Unchained Melody: The Early Years and You Light Up My Life: Inspirational Songs, and 5 leaders on Top Country Albums – these two LPs plus Blue (1996), LeAnn Rimes (1999) and I Need You (2001).