Barry Manilow is taking some much needed rest.

The singer announced that he will be postponing at least two upcoming concerts in Los Angeles and Chicago after spraining his vocal cords.

“We regret to inform you that Barry Manilow’s two concerts scheduled for this week in Los Angeles and Chicago are currently being rescheduled. Barry is on doctors orders to rest due to sprained vocal chords. We are all very sorry for any inconvenience this may cause,” a statement confirming the news read on Facebook.

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“Tickets issued for the original dates will be honored at the rescheduled dates. Patrons holding tickets for the original dates are encouraged to use them for the new date; no exchange is necessary. Please contact the point-of-purchase for more information. Again, we’re terribly sorry for any inconvenience, but we look forward to seeing you very soon!” the statement concluded.

The show in Chicago has been rescheduled for July 29 and the Los Angeles concert will be pushed back to August 4.

We wish him a speedy recovery!

(H/T Page Six)

Fans of Barry Manilow will be heartbroken to hear the reason why he just postponed some upcoming shows Photo by Frazer Harrison/Getty Images
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