Ringo Starr Catches Covid and Postpones Upcoming Shows
Ringo Starr, the co-founder of the supergroup All Starr recently announced through Instagram that he had to postpone several concerts as he was diagnosed with COVID-19.
After his life as one of the Fab Four members, Starr continued his music career with the All Starr band. Since 1980, the group with the incredible line up started performing together.
Recently, they were playing dates in North America for their 30th-anniversary world tour. However, only hours prior to their Michigan show, the venue said the event had been postponed.
As rumors began to circulate online, Starr himself confirmed that he tested positive for COVID-19 and the upcoming shows in North America will be canceled. A statement on the icon’s official Instagram account reads:
“A message to Ringo’s fans: It has been confirmed today that Ringo has Covid, and his current All Starr tour will be on hold while he recuperates.
The following shows have been canceled:
October 1 New Buffalo, Mi – Four Winds Casino
October 2 Prior Lake, MN – Mystic Lake Casino
October 4 Winnipeg, Manitoba – Canada Life Centre
October 5 Saskatoon, Saskatchewan – Sasktel Centre
October 6 Lethbridge, Alberta – Enmax Centre
October 8 Abbotsford, BC – Abbotsford Centre
October 9 Penticton, BC – South Okanagon Events Centre
Starr hopes to resume as soon as possible and is recovering at home. As always, he and the All Starrs send peace and love to their fans and hope to see them back out on the road soon. Check his website for any further updates.
Peace and Love, Team Ringo.”