Will Young to replace Tom Jones at Hyde Park's BT London Live
Welsh singer Tom Jones was forced to pull out of the highly anticipated BT London Live in Hyde Park, but Will Young has stepped in as his replacement.
The 72-year-old hitmaker was ordered by doctors to cancel his scheduled performance at the exciting Olympic event tomorrow (July 28) and he apologised to his fans for bowing out:
"Sadly I have contracted a chest infection w/bronchitis & due to doctors orders I've had 2 cancel tomorrows and Sundays show."
"Sorry to all x Thanks for all the lovely messages, I don't know if everyones understanding and support is making me feel better or worse! You're the best! (sic)'."
Will Young issued a statement about being asked to take Jones' place and explained that he's "excited" to take the stage:
"I'm sad that Tom Jones can't do the show, I hope he gets well soon, and am very happy and excited to be playing Hyde Park for the Olympic events tomorrow."
Watch Young's video for 'I Just Want A Lover' below:
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