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Morrissey Postpones South American Tour Over Food Poisoning

Singer forced to alter yet more tour dates

Morrissey performs in Seattle, Washington.
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July 11, 2013 10:25 AM ET

Morrissey's South American tour has been postponed after the rocker and his team suffered severe food poisoning, reports Consequence of Sound.

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A concert promoter in Peru said that the 14 canceled dates will be rescheduled in the coming months, and a promoter in Chile has said that the singer has returned to England to be under the care of personal physicians.

This series of cancelations is one of many for Morrissey over the past year. The South American leg of the tour was supposed to be the singer's return to the stage following the cancelation of a North American leg due to "a series of medical mishaps over the past few months including a bleeding ulcer, Barrett's esophagus and double pneumonia."

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