Ozzy Osbourne has been forced to postpone the U.K. and European leg of his No More Tours II tour. Osbourne’s doctor has diagnosed him with an upper respiratory infection that could potentially develop into pneumonia under a gruelling live performance and travel schedule.

In a statement released, Osbourne has shared, “I’m completely devastated for having to postpone the European leg of my tour. It just seems that since October, everything I touch has turned to shit.” 

He continued,

“First, the staph infection in my thumb and now coming down with the flu and bronchitis. I want to apologize to all of my fans who have been so loyal over the years, my band, my crew and to Judas Priest for letting you all down. However, I promise the tour with Judas Priest will be completed. It’s being rescheduled right now to start in September. Again, I apologize to everyone. God Bless. Love you all, Ozzy.”

Osbourne’s upcoming Australia and New Zealand appearances are still scheduled to go ahead. Download Festival shared a statement with The Music this morning affirming that they’re “confident he will be in Australia fit and healthy this March.”

Watch: Ozzy Osbourne – Mama, I’m Coming Home

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Download Festival Australia 2019

Saturday, March 9th, 2019
Parramatta Park, Sydney, NSW

Monday, March 11th, 2019 (Long weekend)
Flemington Racecourse, Melbourne, VIC

Justice For The Damned
Aversions Crown
Devilskin
Eat Your Heart Out
The Beautiful Monument
Sum 41 (Only Aus Shows)
Pennywise (Only Aus Shows)
Thy Art Is Murder
Polaris
Twelve Foot Ninja
Slaves
Voyager
Ozzy Osbourne (Only Aus Shows)
Slayer (Final World Tour)
Judas Priest (Only Aus Shows)
Alice In Chains
Ghost
Rise Against (Only Aus Shows)
The Amity Affliction (Only Aus Shows)
Anthrax
Halestorm (Only Aus Shows)
Behemoth
Me First And The Gimme Gimmes
I Prevail
Converge
Frenzal Rhomb
Luca Brasi
Code Orange
Andy Black
The Fever 333
War On Women
High Tension
Outright
Ruins
Alien Weaponry
Justice For The Damned
Aversions Crown
Devilskin
Eat Your Heart Out
The Beautiful Monument