Madonna has ended the North American run of Madame X a day early.
“As I climbed the ladder to sing Batuka on Saturday night in Miami, I was in tears from the pain of my injuries, which have been indescribable for the past few days.
With every song I sang, I said a prayer that I would make it to the next and get through the show.”
She added that never quits but this time she had to
“listen to her body and accept that my pain is a warning.”
After canceling her Sunday show in Miami, Madonna said she consulted with doctors and underwent several tests, including scans, ultrasounds and X-rays. The doctors instructed her that if she is to continue her tour, she must rest as much as possible.
“I thank you all for your understanding and support. As the words to Batuka go, it’s a long road. …
Lord have mercy.”
As of now, the European leg of the Madame X tour is still scheduled to begin on Jan. 12 in Lisbon, Portugal, and with performances in London and Paris.
This is not the first time Madge has postponed or canceled a show due to injuries during this her her 11th concert tour. In October, the singer apologized to fans after canceling a NYC show because of a knee injury. Last month, she canceled three shows in Boston because of
While many have taken to social media to share their support, while others have expressed frustration that she has canceled and postponed shows.
One fan filed a lawsuit against Madonna in November after one of the concerts he planned to attend in Miami Beach was delayed two hours.
She shared a picture of herself on Instagram undergoing her
“usual ice bath for multiple injuries.”
The exact nature of Madonna’s injuries are unknown.
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I was in tears from the pain of my injuries, Which has been indescribable for the past few days With every song I sang, I said a prayer that I would make it to the next and get thru the show. My prayers were answered, And I made it. I consider myself a warrior I never quit, I never give in, I never give up!! However this time I have to listen to my body And accept that my pain is a warning I want to say how deeply sorry I am to all my fans. For having to cancel my last show I spent the last two days with doctors Scans, ultra sounds, Xrays Poking and probing and more tears. They have made it very clear to me that if l’am to continue my tour— I must rest for as long as possible so that I don’t inflict further and Irreversible damage to my body. I have never let an injury stop me from performing but this time i have to accept that there is no shame in being human and having to press the pause button………….. I thank you all for your understanding, love and support. As the Words to Batuka go……….. It’s a Long Road……….Lord Have Mercy🙏🏼. Things have got to change. And they will because MADAME ❌. is a fighter!! Happy Holidays to Everyone ♥️🎄 #madamextheatre #thefillmoremiamibeach @orquestra.batukadeiras.pt
(via NBC News)