Willie Nelson 'Feeling Better,' Will Resume 2019 Tour

Bessie Dean
August 10, 2019

Nelson sent the message late Wednesday after an evening performance at the Huntington Center in Toledo, Ohio, with Alison Krauss.

On Wednesday, the 86-year-old announced on Twitter he had a breathing problem that needed to be checked out.

Willie Nelson is canceling the remainder of his North American tour dates due to a breathing problem.

But later today, promoters clarified that the entire tour was not being canceled, just imminent dates.

Nelson has been battling emphysema, and has cancelled, rescheduled or cut short a number of shows over the last two years due to his health.

National Film Awards: Vicky Kaushal And Ayushmann Khurrana Share Best Actor
South Indian actor Keerthy Suresh won the best actress honour for Mahanati , a biopic on popular yesteryear actor Savitri. Awe won two awards, one for Best Make-up artist for Ranjit, and the other for Best Special Effects.

California gunman had list of possible targets
The chief also revealed that officers Cryar, Del Moral and Basuino fired a total of 18 rounds at the suspect before he died. The gunman, 19-year-old Santino William Legan, killed three people, including two children, when he opened fire on July 28.

Woman released from prison after case championed by celebrities
On Aug. 7, 2004, Brown, then 16, was reportedly sold for sex to Allen by her then boyfriend, a 24-year-old nicknamed "Cut Throat". Kim Kardashian West , Rihanna , LeBron James and other celebrities had lobbied for Brown's release, and then-Tennessee Gov.

The producers of Nelson's "Outlaw Music Festival Tour", Blackbird Presents, said Nelson's announcement only affects shows in August.

This was not the first time Nelson has cancelled shows.

Yesterday, an update was posted that Willie is "feeling better" and will be back on the road next month.

He was also gearing up to play the Farm Aid concert September 21 with Neil Young, John Mellencamp, Dave Matthews and Bonnie Raitt.

Other reports by

Discuss This Article