Brian Johnson implored to stop singing for AC/DC immediately or risk going deaf
BBC – Australian rock band AC/DC are postponing the rest of their US tour after singer Brian Johnson was warned he is going deaf.
The band posted a statement on their website saying doctors had advised Johnson to stop touring immediately or “risk total hearing loss”.
They said they would likely perform with a guest vocalist in rescheduled shows later this year.
Johnson, 68, from Gateshead, has been lead singer with AC/DC since 1980.
The above courtesy of the BBC
Dates to be rescheduled:
March 08 – Atlanta, GA – Philips Arena
March 11 – Ft. Lauderdale, FL – BB&T Center
March 14 – Greensboro, NC – Greensboro Coliseum
March 17 – Washington, DC – Verizon Center
March 20 – Detroit, MI – The Palace
March 23 – Columbus, OH – Nationwide Arena
March 26 – Cleveland, OH – Quicken Loans Arena
March 29 – Buffalo, NY – First Niagara Center
April 01 – Philadelphia, PA – Wells Fargo Center
April 04 – New York, NY – Madison Square Garden