Rise in coronavirus cases leads to postponement of Michael Bublé’s Raleigh concert

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RALEIGH, N.C. (WNCN) — Award-winning singer Michael Bublé announced on Friday that he’s postponing 10 tour dates this month – including a Raleigh show – due to rising coronavirus cases across the country.

Honoree and singer Michael Bublé performs onstage during Muhammad Ali’s Celebrity Fight Night XX. (Photo by Ethan Miller/Getty Images for Celebrity Fight Night)

The Canadian singer-songwriter was scheduled to perform at PNC Arena on Aug. 18. That show has now been rescheduled for Oct. 26.

According to PNC Arena officials, tickets to the August show will be honored on the new date.

Bublé released a statement explaining his decision:

I do not want to put my fans at risk, nor my band and crew, by putting them in a situation that could possibly affect their health and therefore their friends and family. It is better for me to reschedule these shows to a time when all of us are confident that we can relax and enjoy the show.”

The rescheduled tour dates are as follows:

Oct. 15 – Uniondale, NY – Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum
Oct. 16 – Atlantic City, NJ – Boardwalk Hall
Oct. 18 – Boston, MA – TD Garden
Oct. 19 – Albany, NY – Times Union Center
Oct. 21 – Cleveland, OH – Rocket Mortgage Fieldhouse
Oct. 22 – Cincinnati, OH – Heritage Bank Center
Oct. 24 – Charlotte, NC – Spectrum Center
Oct. 26 – Raleigh, NC – PNC Arena
Oct. 27 – Greenville, SC – Bon Secours Wellness Arena
Oct. – Jacksonville, FL – VyStar Veterans Memorial Arena

All other tour dates remain as scheduled.

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