Paloma Faith apologises as concert is postponed: ‘It’s been taken out of my hands’

Paloma Faith has been forced to postpone her London concert just hours before she was set to take the stage.

The Only Love Can Hurt Like This singer apologised to fans in an Instagram post, explaining she was “physically unable to sing”.

“It is with great regret that I have had to postpone my show tonight in London,” the message shared on her Instagram Story began. 

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“My team are working on a date to re-schedule the show and as soon as that is set I will let you all know.

“I have been diagnosed with laryngitis caused by a virus and I am physically unable to sing.”

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“So far the tour has been one of the greatest experiences of my career. I am utterly devastated, performing for you all is my favourite thing in the world.”

“I also want to acknowledge those of you that flew in from other countries or travelled long distances. I am very very sad and very sorry.”

“It’s been taken out of my hands, I have been told I must listen to the medical professionals, so that l am able to return to perform for you, without causing long term damage.”

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As the Upside Down singer continues to recover, she said she doesn’t know if her upcoming tour dates will still go ahead.

“We will know in the next 24hrs if I am able to continue with Cardiff & Brighton,” she promised.

“All my Love Paloma xxx”

The singer told fans she was unwell a day before officially rescheduling, thanking concertgoers for their support. 

“Thanks Bristol for putting up with me and my sore throat praying it doesn’t get worse for london !!!! Gargling all the salt and feel stressed !!!!!” The Instagram post read. 

Faith is currently on her 2024 UK Tour for her latest album, The Glorification of Sadness, which started on April 3.

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