Sir Mick Jagger, 78, has tested positive for coronavirus, prompting the Rolling Stones to cancel their Amsterdam show on Monday.
The band, which also includes guitarist Keith Richards and Ronnie Wood with Steve Jordan on drums, are on their SIXTY tour, which consists of 14 shows in 10 countries across Europe.
A statement on behalf of the band said: “The Rolling Stones were forced to cancel tonight’s concert in Amsterdam at the Johan Cruyff Arena, after Mick Jagger tested positive after experiencing symptoms of Covid upon arrival at the stadium.
Sad news: Sir Mick Jagger, 78, has tested positive for coronavirus, leading the Rolling Stones to cancel their Amsterdam show on Monday (pictured June 9 in Liverpool)
The Rolling Stones deeply regret tonight’s postponement, but the safety of the audience, fellow musicians and tour crew should take priority.
The show will be rescheduled at a later time. Tickets for tonight’s show will be honored on schedule. Prepare for details.
Only those who have been fully vaccinated up to the third booster dose are allowed to enter the Netherlands as long as they provide proof of vaccination.
People who have contracted Covid in the past 180 days must show evidence of recovery from COVID-19 when entering the Netherlands using an NHS Covid Pass, with a release date of more than 11 days.
Announcement: The band, which also includes guitarist Keith Richards and Ronnie Wood with Steve Jordan on drums, is on their SIXTY tour, which consists of 14 shows in 10 countries across Europe
The band returned to the UK stage at Anfield Football Stadium last Thursday. The Stones will also play two shows at BTS Hyde Park in London this summer.
Last week, Mick’s girlfriend, 34-year-old Melanie Hamrick, proved their son was absolutely fond of dancing as Deveraux mirrored his famous dad in a video shared on Instagram on Thursday.
When the Rolling Stones stormed the stage in Liverpool, the youngster glowed and rocked his blonde locks as Mick pinned you down on You Can’t Always Have What You Want.
moves like jagger! Last week, Mick’s girlfriend, Melanie Hamrick, 34, proved their son was quite a dance sensation as Devereux mirrored his famous father in a video shared on Instagram on Thursday.
Very nice! The young man glam and rocked his blonde locks while Mick pinned you down. You can’t always get what you want.
Deveraux jumped from the side of the stage showing off his adorable footwork on his father’s track in 1969.
He wore a Rolling Stones T-shirt complete with his tongue and lips logo emblazoned on the front, paired with a cardigan and skinny jeans.
In another photo, Melanie and Deviero can be seen posing for the camera as they pose for photos on stage before the show.
FULL OF FUN: Deveraux wears a Rolling Stones T-shirt with iconic tongue and lip logo emblazoned to the front with a cardigan and skinny jeans
Meanwhile, Mick was an all-time rock star as he and the Rolling Stones gave an amazing performance.
The band performed in Liverpool for the first time in 50 years, where they did an active production as they continued their “60th” European Tour.
The legendary striker wore a red and black leather jacket for the look, over a shirt embellished with diamonds.
Soak it all inside: In another photo, Melanie and Deviero can be seen posing for the camera as they pose for photos on stage before the show.
Mick paired the ensemble with black skinny jeans, and stood between his bandmates Keith Richards and Ronnie Wood as they stormed the stage.
Ronnie Wood matched Mick in a red leather jacket with a black cut-out design, while Keith Richards wore a dark gray leather jacket and blue bandana.
The band seemed happy to return to Liverpool, with Mick throwing his hands in the air and toward the crowd.
Rock stars: Meanwhile, Mick had a great show with the Rolling Stones as they performed in Liverpool for the first time since 1971 (LR Ronnie Wood, Mick Jagger, Keith Richards)
The Thrill: The band performed in the city for the first time in 50 years, and gave a lively production as they climbed to Anfield, continuing their ’60th’ European Tour
As ever, the musician showed that age was just a number as he threw some dance moves on stage, pointing toward the audience.
Ronnie and Keith sounded like they were in their element, as the guitarists confronted each other and canceled out a tune.
The band was projected onto a huge screen behind them, as the Liverpool crowd set out for the performance.
Breach Motion: Mick Jagger showed that age is just a number as he threw some dance moves on stage, pointing toward the audience
Earlier today, Mick appeared in high spirits as he left his hotel for Anfield.
The musician looked elegant as he waved to the crowd in a chic pink sweater over a black and white crew-neck sweater.
As he headed to the car, he hid his long hair under a matching baseball cap.
When they hit the stage at the home of Liverpool FC, it will be the first time Stones has played for Liverpool since 1971, according to the Liverpool Echo.
ICONIC: The trio took center stage in performances, as synchronized as ever
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