MUSIC NEWS- Morrissey has cancelled the remainder of his current USA tour after being treated in hospital for a respiratory infection. The former Smiths singer was in the middle of a 30-day tour when he was "rushed" to hospital in Boston, MA on Saturday, according to a statement.
The medical attention "was not enough to shake off the virus, the recovery time for which is too lengthy to meet the final nine shows of the tour".
Not a tour tuff guy, Morrissey cancelled twenty two USA concerts last year due to ill health. "In the interest of making a full recovery, all further touring plans have been halted” read the brief statement. His ailments included pneumonia, an ulcer, the throat condition Barrett's oesophagus and anaemia.