Willie Nelson has canceled Saturday and Sunday performances at Las Vegas resort the Venetian, but is still scheduled to perform three shows at the venue next week, the Associated Press reported Thursday.
Nelson publicist Elaine Schock reportedly confirmed the weekend cancellations, saying Nelson has a bad cold. Scheduled performances Feb. 1, Feb. 3 and Feb. 4 at the Venetian remain on the books.
Nelson’s upcoming itinerary includes a few more southwest dates before a Feb. 16 rodeo concert in San Antonio. His next Austin-area date is the annual Luck Reunion on his property west of town March 16, in the midst of South by Southwest.
Nelson has a new album due out in April titled “God’s Problem Child.”
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