Sir Ringo Starr has canceled the rest of his North American tour after testing positive for Covid-19 for the second time in two weeks.
he, the 82-year-old former Beatles drummer, said that fans were sure to be “as surprised as I was” when he revealed the news on Thursday.
It comes just three days after Sir Ringo said he was “on the road again” after recovering from his previous brush with coronavirus.
“I am sure you will be as surprised as when I tested positive for Covid again,” he wrote, sharing a photo of himself on Twitter.
“The rest of the tour is off. I send you peace and love, Ringo. “
Sir Ringo’s previous positive test result was confirmed by his agent, who said he would recover at home.
He and his band All Starr have been forced to cancel performances in Winnipeg, Saskatoon, Lethbridge, Abbotsford, Penticton, Canada and Mystic Lake Casino in Minnesota, due to a positive test result.
https://www.independent.ie/entertainment/music/sir-ringo-starr-cancels-tour-after-second-positive-covid-test-in-two-weeks-42065926.html Sir Ringo Starr cancels tour after testing positive for Covid for second time in two weeks