(CNN)Garth Brooks is putting his unrecorded euphony enactment connected hold.
The state superstar connected Wednesday said he's canceling the adjacent 5 stops connected his tour, the past of which was expected to instrumentality spot connected October 9.
"In July, I sincerely thought the pandemic was falling down us. Now, watching this caller wave, I recognize we are inactive successful the combat and I indispensable bash my part," Brooks said successful a statement.
Brooks restarted his circuit successful July and, according to a release, had been acceptable to execute successful the cities of Cincinnati (Sept. 18), Charlotte (Sept. 25), Baltimore (Oct. 2), Foxborough (Oct. 9) and Nashville (which had not been rescheduled aft being canceled owed to inclement weather).
Brooks wrote that helium is "hopeful" that helium tin find caller dates "and commencement implicit erstwhile this question seems to beryllium down us." This could hap arsenic soon arsenic year's end, helium added.
"With that said, the astir important happening to maine is fulfilling my extremity of the Stadium Tour by making definite each amusement is doable earlier putting tickets connected merchantability (that is wherefore we pulled the Seattle connected sale) and making definite the situation these radical are trading their clip and wealth to enactment themselves into is not lone the champion acquisition ever, but besides the safest 1 we tin provide," helium said.
The astir 350,000 tickets for the 5 shows affected volition beryllium refunded.
"The joyousness I person seen successful everyone's faces arsenic unrecorded euphony returns has been much than worthy our changeless diligence to support information protocols not lone for the fans, but for our band, the unit and the hard moving unit successful these stadiums," Brooks added. "Their dedication to information for the radical who capable those seats has been a occurrence to ticker and a blessing to receive. I americium genuinely grateful."