Randy Newman Cancels Tour Dates as He Recovers From Surgery - EpicNews

Randy Newman has canceled a string of tour dates in Australia and New Zealand as he continues to get well from hip surgical procedure.

The musician was set to hit the street on February 2nd in Melbourne, however in a be aware on social media he mentioned that his restoration interval was taking longer than anticipated. “I couldn’t be extra sorry, I actually couldn’t,” Newman mentioned. “I wished very a lot to carry out in Australia and New Zealand.”

Newman additionally alluded to the devastating bushfires in Australia, saying, “I’m particularly sorry to not be there in individual to specific my help for, and love of, Australia throughout this time of disaster.”

In the mean time, it’s unclear if Newman plans to reschedule his tour dates in Australia and New Zealand. He’s set to embark on a European tour in Could.

Newman launched his most up-to-date solo album, Dark Matter, in 2017, though he’s been busy since then with quite a lot of initiatives. Most notably, he picked up two Oscar nominations this yr, Best Original Song for Toy Story 4‘s “I Can’t Let You Throw Your self Away,” and Greatest Unique Rating for Marriage Story. Final yr, Newman additionally made a surprise cameo on Probability the Rapper’s “5 Yr Plan” off The Large Day.

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