Doja Cat forced to cancel concerts after undergoing tonsil surgery – Reuters
Doja Cat has been forced to cancel her upcoming concerts as she has to undergo further tonsil surgery.
Last week, the Say So hitmaker took to social media to share that she had tonsillitis ahead of the 2022 Billboard Music Awards and was prescribed a round of antibiotics, but later “drank wine” and “was vaping all day” and ended up with an abscess on one of her tonsils.
Over the weekend, Doja Cat revealed that she needed further surgery for the problem and would be canceling her appearances at Hangout Music Festival in Alabama and Lollapalooza in Chicago, as well as her time slot. opening for The Weeknd’s upcoming stadium tour.
“Hi guys. I wanted you to hear it from me first,” she began. “Unfortunately, I have to have surgery on my tonsils as soon as possible. The operation is routine but recovery is going to take some time due to the swelling.
“It means I have to cancel my festival this summer as well as The Weeknd tour. I feel awful about this, but I can’t wait for this to heal and get back to making music and creating an experience for all of you. “
Doja Cat, real name Amala Dlamini, changed her Twitter handle to “throat era” in recognition of the situation.
And while some fans urged her to give up vaping, others wished the star a speedy recovery.
“You are about to bring me to tears with all the comfort. I appreciate it. Thank you for supporting me. I love you (sic),” the 26-year-old added.