Charlotte Cardin on Wednesday was forced to cancel her first concert at L’Oumbréale, just hours before she was due to take to the stage, saying “to fight already strong symptoms for 24 hours”.
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The artist was crowned at Junos’ party last weekend, where she was named Artist of the Year, and said in a Facebook post, she was sad to announce it at the last minute.
“It is with great sadness that I cancel tonight’s concert at L’Impérial for health reasons. I went to Quebec City this morning trying to push myself to fight symptoms that were already strong for 24 hours. I couldn’t pass the sound check because I’m so weak. This is my second concert in The tour that I have to cancel due to illness and breaks my heart. I am deeply sorry,” she wrote to her fans.
Usually, Charlotte Cardin throws three more concerts to give at the l’Imperiale. But nothing is less certain. “I pray to be fit enough to be able to sustain concerts [jeudi], Friday and Saturday. She added.
The 27-year-old won in Toronto on Saturday and Sunday, winning four johns. It received awards for Artist of the Year, Song of the Year, Pop Album of the Year and Album of the Year.