EXCLUSIVE: Sir Tom Jones is treated by doctors after collapsing in Budapest ahead of latest date on his Surrounded By Time tour
Sir Tom Jones has been forced to postpone a concert in Budapest on Tuesday evening after ‘collapsing’ at the Hungarian capital’s MVM Dome.
The legendary singer, 82, was taken ill ahead of the latest European date on his Surrounded by Time tour, resulting in paramedics being called to the venue.
A source told MailOnline: ‘Tom Jones collapsed, so his concert was cancelled tonight and doctors were called to the stadium. His management has set August 16th as the new date for the concert.’
Unwell: Sir Tom Jones has been forced to postpone a concert in Budapest on Tuesday evening after ‘collapsing’ at the Hungarian capital’s MVM Dome
According to local news reports, an ambulance was called for Tom ahead of his Budapest concert.
A spokesperson for the Surrounded by Time tour reportedly confirmed to Hungarian news outlet Index that Tom had been taken ill.
MailOnline has contacted Tom’s representatives for comment.
Sir Tom has been touring Europe after performing around the UK in December, taking to the stage in Glasgow, Manchester, London and Birmingham.
Health: The legendary singer, 82, was taken ill ahead of the latest European date on his Surrounded by Time tour, resulting in paramedics being called to the venue
The much-anticipated European and US tour features more than 50 dates and the singer was due to perform incities across Germany, Croatia, Italy, Luxembourg, Norway and Belgium over the coming weeks.
In August, Sir Tom is due to return to the UK for more tour dates, including performances in Edinburgh and Essex before jetting out to the United States.
He is planning to visit states including New Jersey, New York, Pennsylvania and Connecticut before heading to Canada to perform in Toronto, Montreal and Windsor.
Sir Tom’s jam-packed tour is then set to return to America for further shows before coming to a close on October 12 with a final performance in San Francisco.
Announcing his tour on Instagram in April, Sir Tom wrote: ‘Really looking forward to hitting the road across UK/Europe this summer! It’s always a joy performing with my great band and seeing you all and the fun you have at the shows.’
‘Tickets are now on sale. Which one will you be coming along too? See you soon x.’