In a publish shared on his Instagram and Twitter accounts Wednesday, Styles informed fans he had rescheduled the tour, which can now begin in February 2021. All tickets stay legitimate for the brand new exhibits, he stated.
“Anyone who knows me knows that performing has always been my favorite part of working in music,” he wrote alongside a poster for the brand new dates.
“However, during times like these, the safety and protection of touring crew, fans, and everyone else around the world is an immediate priority.”
He continued: “For obvious reasons, the upcoming tour in the UK and Europe will be rescheduled to 2021.”
“For the safety of yourself and others, please self-isolate. We’re all in this together,” he added, referring to authorities’ recommendation for individuals to keep dwelling and apply social distancing to assist curb the unfold of the illness.
He concluded the message by telling fans that he could not “wait to see you out on the road as soon as it’s safe to do so. Until then, treat people with kindness.”
Styles is the newest high-profile entertainer to cancel dwell exhibits because the pandemic escalates. At current, 2.5 billion individuals — practically a 3rd of the world’s inhabitants — are beneath coronavirus-related motion restrictions.
According to the World Health Organization, there have been greater than 16,000 deaths globally.