Things aren’t looking good for Sam Smith or all the fans who bought tickets for his upcoming shows for this month. The singer posted on Instagram this morning a message to all his fans about the surgery he will be having next week. Get all the details after the jump.

The Grammy Award winning artist Sam Smith has been battling vocal cord issues for quite some time now. The singer has had to cancel several of this tour dates because of a hemorrhage on his vocal cords and doctors orders to rest his voice. But it seems like the rest was not enough because Smith will be going into surgery next week. Smith took to Instagram to inform the fans.

He posted,

Dear All, I am very upset to announce that I have been battling to get my vocal cords better the past 10 days but unfortunately they haven’t recovered and I am going to need surgery. I’m so gutted to be missing all the shows and events I was meant to be playing at. The doctors say I will be back in 6-8 weeks and I cannot wait to sing to you all soon.

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The next eight weeks include tour dates in Tokyo, The Philippines, France and Monaco. These shows will be rescheduled as soon as possible. Hopefully, Smith will be feeling up to singing for the US leg of the tour which is set to kick off July 18th in Charlotte, NC.

Feel better Sam !

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