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Willie Nelson cancels remainder of 'Outlaw Music Festival' tour due to 'breathing problems'

Posted at 5:32 AM, Aug 08, 2019
and last updated 2019-08-08 06:34:20-04

NOBLESVILLE — Willie Nelson has canceled the remainder of his 'Outlaw Music Festival' tour.

Nelson, 86, made the announcement following his show in Toledo, Ohio Wednesday evening.

"I'm sorry to cancel my tour, but I have a breathing problem that I need to have my doctor check out," Nelson posted on his Facebook page late Wednesday evening. "I'll be back."

Nelson's 'Outlaw Music Festival' was scheduled to make a stop in New York on Friday, September 20 along with Led Zeppelin, Allison Krauss and Brothers Osborne.