Years & Years cancel US tour with Ellie Goulding as Olly Alexander falls ill

Get well soon, Olly pal

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Years & Years have been forced to cancel the remainder of their US tour dates after frontman fella Olly Alexander fell ill, which is pretty sad really.

The boys have been busy doin' their thing over in the U-S-of-A with Ellie Goulding; but with Olly left unable to perform the rest of their shows have been scrapped leaving her to complete the tour on her own.

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Chucking a statement on their Twitter page, the band said: ""It is with great regret and sadness that we have to cancel our remaining US shows with Ellie Goulding, it has been no secret that Olly has been unwell recently and we have been advised that he needs immediate rest to make a swift and full recovery.

"We are very sorry and want to say a big thank you to Ellie and her team for having us and to everyone that came to see us. xx"

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Earlier this month Olly's illness forced the lads to cancel a string of shows across America, with him TAKING TO TWITTER to say: "Hello bbs. ThankU for all ur nice words and support and good health wishes - I got some weird viral illness about four days ago and I've not really been able to get out of bed since."


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What d'ya make of that, then? Tweet us over @sugarscape and like our Facebook after the vid below, yo. Also GET WELL SOON OLLY LOVE YOU BYE.


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