Women in Music 2016

Brian Wilson Postpones U.K. Tour Due to Success of Biopic 'Love & Mercy'

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Brian Wilson performs on stage at Humphrey's Concerts On The Bay on June 19, 2015 in San Diego, California. 

Brian Wilson has postponed his planned U.K. tour in September due to the success of the Wilson biopic Love & Mercy.

"Due to the overwhelming success of Brian Wilson's movie Love & Mercy which has opened in the U.S. to critical acclaim, Brian has had to postpone his current UK tour planned for September 2015 due to commitments in the U.S.," a statement from his rep said to the Yorkshire Evening Post. "He will be back in the U.K. and Europe in 2016 with a string of concerts to mark the 50th Anniversary of his seminal album Pet Sounds, which will be his final European tour. Brian says  'I'm sorry I won't be able to make these shows this year, but I look forward to seeing all my fans in 2016 to help me celebrate 50 years of Pet Sounds. This will be my final European tour. I hope you all enjoy my movie when it opens in the UK on July 10th, I'll see you all soon, Best, Brian.'"

A rep for Wilson did not immediately respond to Billboard's request for comment.