Here is the press release issued a few minutes ago:
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
TAYLOR SWIFT POSTPONES CONCERT DATES DUE TO ILLNESS
Nashville, TN – July 6, 2011 – With regret, the Taylor Swift concert dates scheduled for this weekend in Charlotte and Atlanta have been rescheduled due to illness. Taylor has bronchitis, and has been advised by her doctor that she is not well enough to perform this week.
Taylor plans to resume the tour on July 14th in Montreal.
The new dates are as follows:
July 8 rescheduled for November 16
July 9 & 10 rescheduled for October 1 & 2
“It breaks my heart to miss out on this weekend’s shows with my friends in Charlotte and Atlanta,” Taylor says. “I would never cancel if I thought I was physically able to perform these shows. I am so sorry to the fans, but I look forward to seeing you when we come back through your towns, which we will do.”
Taylor is on tour in support of her multi-platinum SPEAK NOW album, and is currently slated to play 98 shows in 17 countries in 2011.
For updated tour information, please log on to: www.taylorswift.com