BACKSTREET BOYS’ BRIAN LITTRELL DIAGNOSED WITH SWINE FLU
GROUP CANCELS CBS EARLY SHOW PERFORMANCE & HARD ROCK CAFÉ NYC PINKTOBER SIGNING
OTHER THREE MEMBERS AND TRAVELING PARTY TAKING PREVENTIVE MEASURES
The Backstreet Boys are sad to announce they have cancelled today’s NYCPINKTOBER Hard Rock Café signing due to member, Brian Littrell havingbeen diagnosed with the Swine Flu. The other 3 members, Nick Carter,Howie Dorough and AJ McLean have seen a doctor and are not showing anysymptoms. As a preventive measure, the doctor has prescribed Tamiflu tothe group and their touring party, who had just returned to the statesfrom Tokyo.
This unfortunate occurrence will also result in the cancelling of thegroup’s CBS Early Show performance tomorrow, Tuesday October 6th. BSBwas scheduled to perform their new single “Straight Through My Heart.”The intimate performance at PC Richards (downtown) has also beencancelled and rescheduled for a later date.
“We were really looking forward to spending time with our closest fansand friends in NYC and take part of PINKTOBER, an unbelievable andimportant program” Littrell says. “I hope we can come back soon and doeverything we can to help.”
The Backstreet Boys are in New York in support of their new album THISIS US, out tomorrow, October 6th on Jive Records. The rest of theband’s promotional schedule for this week has not been determined.Details to come.
- Oct 05 Mon 2009 19:31