Pandemics

  1. Daddy Yankee, Babasonicos Alter Tour Dates Due To Swine Flu

    July 08, 2009 12:00 AM EDT Reggaeton star Daddy Yankee has postponed until further notice three concert dates in Bolivia due to fears of swine flu. According to Yankee's press office, the Puerto Rican singer was slated to perform July 9 at the Hernando Siles stadium in ...

  2. Swine Flu Forces Japanese Pop Acts To Cancel Shows

    May 20, 2009 12:00 AM EDT Industry-leading record label and management company Avex has canceled concerts by highly popular artists due to the swine flu outbreak in Western Japan. The H1N1 virus has spread in the Kansai (Western Japan) region much quicker than in the Tokyo ...

  3. Flu Prompts Postponement Of Jonas Brothers' Mexico Concert

    May 14, 2009 12:00 AM EDT The Jonas Brothers have postponed their May 17 shows at Arena Monterrey in Mexico to July 31 "due to health precautions in the whole country as a consequence of the outbreak of the A(H1N1) flu," according to a statement on the venue' ...

  4. Bono, Motorola Launch Phone

    May 15, 2006 12:00 AM EDT Sales used to fight AIDS in Africa. Sales used to fight AIDS in Africa. News ...

  5. Scottish Fest Dismisses Bird Flu Fears

    April 07, 2006 12:00 AM EDT Organizers: bird flu 'no threat' to July 8-9 event. Organizers: bird flu 'no threat' to July 8-9 event. News ...

  6. Jackson Hospitalized En Route To Court

    February 15, 2005 12:00 AM EST Update: Singer has flu. Update: Singer has flu. News ...

  7. Andy Williams Postpones Asia Tour Over Bird Flu

    January 29, 2004 12:00 AM EST Veteran American singer Andy Williams has postponed a concert tour of Asia because of the spread of a deadly bird flu, a concert promoter said today (Jan. 29). Veteran American singer Andy Williams has postponed a concert tour of Asia because of t ...