Janet Jackson Postpones Tour to Undergo Surgery

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Janet Jackson performs on stage during her "Unbreakable" World Tour concert at AmericanAirlines Arena on Sept. 20, 2015 in Miami, Florida.  

Janet Jackson took to Twitter on Christmas Eve (Dec. 24) to share some sad news with her fans: She needs to postpone her Unbreakable World Tour until the spring to undergo surgery.

The tour began in August and was set to go until June next year. She didn't specify what she needs surgery for and said there will be no further comment on the matter.

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Read her full statement below:

"Hey you guys… Happy Holidays to each and every one of you. I need you to know, I learned today, from my doctors that I must have surgery soon. It breaks my heart to tell you that I am forced to postpone the Unbreakable Tour until the spring. Every date will be rescheduled. Please hold on to your tickets. They will be honored in a special way when the new schedule is announced. Please pray for me, my family and our entire company during this difficult time. There will be no further comment. I love you all so much and am ever grateful for your understanding and your love. Gon' b alright."

The next scheduled date was set for Jan. 9 at Denver's Pepsi Center.