As the corona spreads across the world, it is taking over every industry ever. We already know that the entertainment and travel industries are facing losses, now it’s the music industry taking hits. Here is everything you need to know about the Jonas Brothers cancelling their shows along with other celebrities.
Jonas Brothers Cancel Las Vegas Concerts
Jonas Brothers recently cancelled their Vegas shows due to the corona outbreak. The reunited band was supposed to play for nine dates during their Las Vegans Residency. However, they have now cancelled the shows in light of the alerts put out to prevent the spread of the virus.
All three of the members, as well as their official Twitter page, posted the news for their fans. The post reads that after careful consideration and keeping in mind the wellness of their fans, touring staff and family, they are cancelling the shows at MGM Park Las Vegas from April 1- April 18.
We love you guys and we are praying for everyone’s safety and wellness. We’ll see you soon ❤️ pic.twitter.com/4qxqdXSl1f
— Jonas Brothers (@jonasbrothers) March 13, 2020
They also say that they were excited for the shows. However, everyone’s safety always comes first, and that is why it is crucial to keep in mind the risks. The post also reads that people can get their refunds from their respective points of purchase. They end the post with a “See you soon”.
The Music Industry Takes Hits
It is not only the Jonas Brothers who are cancelling their shows. Many artists are now postponing, cancelling and cutting short their concerts and tours because of the threat of the coronavirus.
Stormzy, Cher, Billie Eilish and many others have cancelled their tours and are encouraging their fans to take care of themselves. The health and safety concern does not go only one way. Many of the fans are also pouring in support for the artists, telling them to be safe and take care.
It is rather heartwarming to see people coming together and showing mutual concern for health and safety.
The Coronavirus Is Taking Over The World: Update
The death toll of the corona is at 4,500 deaths and counting. Many countries are on lockdown, and others are shutting down places of large gatherings. Malls, theatres, restaurants, schools and colleges are closed in many countries leading to the respective countries facing losses.
Given the current situation, it is vital that everyone practices caution and strictly maintain a healthy and hygienic environment in order to prevent the virus from spreading.