Sam Smith to Have Surgery to Repair Vocal Cord Issue, Cancels U.S. Dates

Get well soon, Sam!


Sam Smithis off the grid until July, at least when it comes to touring.

The singer today (May 7) announced he will cancel more upcoming appearances due to a vocal cord hemorrhage, now including sets at the Billboard Music Awards, Hangout Music Festival, Rock in Rio USA and Red Nose Day, alllater this month.

A doctor has advised Smith to undergo suspensionmicrolaryngoscopy surgery, which will knock him out for six to eight weeks.

Related:Sam Smith’s Vocal Cord Hemorrhage Forces More Tour Cancellations

?Dear all: I am very upset to announce I have been battling to get my vocal cords better the last 10 days but unfortunately they haven’t recovered and I am going to need surgery,” Smith noted in a press statement. “I’m so gutted to be missing all the shows and events I was meant to be playing at. The doctors say I will be back in…

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