American singer, Justin Timberlake has taken two-months break due to severely bruised vocal cords, as he has backed out of Coachella 2019.
The Dancer and record producer, made this decision after he returned from his Man of the Woods tour thereby postponing multiple concerts.
Justin Timberlake and Kanye West originally, were supposed to headline the 2019 Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival, but ultimately decided to forgo the gig, a source confirms to Us Weekly exclusively.
The former N’Sync member first alerted fans to his condition when he cancelled his October show at Madison Square Garden in New York City.
Unfortunately, the songwriter his ailment took longer than expected to heal and he was forced to postpone more concerts. He said:
“My vocal cords are healing, but they are not all the way back to normal yet, so my doctors want me to continue to rest my voice,” the Hindsight author wrote on Instagram in December. “They have asked me to hold off on singing until next month. I’m really sorry, I want to be back on the stage and I am doing all I can to get there quickly. Thank you for understanding.”
On Wednesday, January 2, Ariana Grande, Childish Gambino and Tame Impala were announced as headliners of this year’s Coachella, which takes place in Indio, California. “Humbled and excited as all hell @coachella,” Grande, 25, tweeted after the announcement was made. “Thank u.”
Idris Elba, Janelle Monáe, Jaden Smith, Solange, Kid Cudi, Pusha T and Kacey Musgraves will also be performing at the music festival, which kicks off on April 12.