28 May Willie Nelson walks off stage before performing in Charlotte Saturday
CHARLOTTE, NC (FOX 46 WJZY) – Willie Nelson canceled his concert at PNC Music Pavilion Saturday minutes before the show was scheduled to start.
Live Nation, the concerts promoter, said in a tweet, "due to illness, Willie Nelson is unable to play tonight at the Outlaw Music Festival at PNC Music Pavilion. Fans are asked to hold on to their tickets until a new date is announced."
Due to illness, Willie Nelson was unable to play tonight at the Outlaw Music Festival at PNC Music Pavilion Charlotte. Fans are asked to please hold on to their tickets until the new date is announced.
— Live Nation Carolina (@LiveNationNCSC) May 27, 2018
TMZ reported that the 85-year-old country music legend had a stomach bug Saturday night as he was about to go on stage at PNC Music Pavilion. A representative told TMZ that Nelson is feeling better and is still set to play Sunday night in Washington, D.C.