“Hi my Sydney friends. It is with great frustration that I bring you this news : (Friday’s show will be postponed. I was hoping a couple of days of rest would help me kick this sick, but not at the speed I was hoping for. I appreciate your well wishes and understanding + I’m sorry,” Pink wrote on Twiteer adressing fans. She didn’t state what kind of illness she had come down with. The singer was due to perform on Friday at the Qudos Bank Arena situated in Sydney Olympic Park. She appreciated all the well wishes she had received and apologized for postponing the show. Entertainment company Live Nation, who are running Pink’s tour, also made a statement insisting Friday’s show will be rescheduled, and all other Australian performances “will go ahead as scheduled”.
The 38-year-old performer whose real name is Alecia Moore has an affinity with Australia and calls it her “adopted home.” Pink travelled to Australia with her family, including husband Carey Hart, daughter Willow, 7, and son Jameson, 1.During career, Pink received the Grammy Award for Best Female Rock Vocal Performance and other two Grammy awards, a Brit Award, a Daytime Emmy Award and seven MTV Video Music Awards, including the Video Vanguard Award. Billboard named Pink the Pop Songs Artist of the Decade and awarded her the Woman of the Year award in 2013. Pink has sold over 40 million albums and 50 million singles worldwide, making her one of the world’s best-selling music artists.