After canceling upcoming concerts over over a health issue last week, Willie Nelson now plans to resume his tour.

Nelson had initially said that he needed to cancel his tour, citing a breathing problem. However, in a subsequent post on his official Facebook page it was announced that Nelson was now resting and feeling better. He will resume his tour on September 6 in New Hampshire.

The 86-year-old singer had performed a show in Toledo, Ohio earlier this week, before announcing he was have difficulty breathing.

In addition to resuming his tour, Nelson will continue plans to perform at the Farm Aid concert September 21 with Neil Young, John Mellencamp, Dave Matthews and Bonnie Raitt.

Willie Nelson to resume tour after initial ‘breathing problem’ cancellation


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