Madonna, 61, CANCELS third Madame X show in Paris due to knee injury made worse by fall during concert
Madonna has canceled another Madame X tour in Paris after her sustained knee injury was aggravated by a fall on Thursday.
The 61-year-old went to her Instagram page on Sunday morning to tackle the third cancellation of her 12-day Le Grand Rex residence.
Madonna, who has canceled 14 Madame X tour dates so far, insisted that she “stay in bed for a few days to rest so that she can complete the tour with a smile on her face and in one piece.”
Another: Madonna went to Instagram on Sunday to announce that the evening’s Madame X show at Le Grand Rex in Paris had been CANCELED due to “ongoing injuries”; Madonna pictured at the 30th annual GLAAD Media Awards in 2019
She continued: “If the knees did not turn and the cartilage did not tear and nothing hurt and the tears never fell from our eyes ……… But unfortunately they do that and thank God for this important reminder that we are human. “
The singer explained to the fans that she had fallen on stage 2 nights ago when a chair was literally pulled out of the closet [her] accidentally ‘causing her to fall to the ground’ [her] tail bone. “
After the fall, Madonna braved the stage again for a Saturday night show, which she admitted was more of a struggle than she had expected.
“I made it through the show last night, but just because I hate disappointment,” she wrote.
Time to heal: Madonna insisted in her Instagram message that she “should stay in bed and rest for a few days so that she can complete the tour with a smile on her face and in one piece”
CANCELED: Madonna’s official web page listed the Sunday evening show as “CANCELED” after sending emails to cardholders
Observation: Madonna covered a hooded jacket while leaning on a stick during a Paris outing on Saturday, two days after she struggled to continue her Madame X show at Le Grand Rex
The evening of Saturday’s show, the singer was spotted with a stick and struggled to move.
‘But today I even see that this broken doll, held together with tape and glue, has to stay in bed for a few days and rest so that she can complete the tour with a smile on her face and in one piece. “
She decided to thank her Instagram caption by thanking her Paris fans, who have already passed previous artist cancellations on February 20 and 25.
“Thank you for your understanding of Paris! #madamextheatre. “
Covered: on Saturday, Madonna kept a low profile in a quilted navy blue jacket, with the hood up that covered her face while she was on her way to a car
Pain: Madonna would have struggled to continue her Madame X show at Le Grand Rex in Paris on Thursday evening
An official e-mail message was sent to the holders of a ticket on Sunday, announcing the cancellation and stating ‘permanent injury’ as the cause.
On the official Madonna website, the Tour tab lists the shows of the evening as “CANCELED,” but fans can still purchase tickets for the pop star’s further dates.
Regarding the fall of Thursday, a fan wrote on Twitter: “A friend who attended the Thursday Thursday show at Madonna told me that at the end of Vogue she missed the chair and fell to the floor.
‘A dancer had to help her in the chair and during the Polaroid part she broke into tears and couldn’t stop. #madonna #madamex #MadameXTour ‘.
Warrior: The singer who fought for 12 nights despite her knee injury had reportedly been stopped by a background dancer after she had fallen from her seat
With a strong will: despite the pain, Madonna, who trusted her stick to walk, carried the show of two and a half hours after the tears in tears on the stage (photo after the show)
Angry: One wrote: ‘A dancer had to help her in the chair and during the Polaroid part she broke into tears and could not stop. #madonna #madamex #MadameXTour ‘
It is the 11th tour for the Queen of Pop, which only has six shows left from its 79 tour dates.
The all-theater tour started in New York City on September 17, 2019 and ends in Paris on March 11.
Madonna was forced to cancel 14 shows because of her crippling injuries that she said caused her “indescribable pain.”
In January, Madonna described that he was “in tears from the pain of my injuries.” She said: “I consider myself a warrior. I never stop, I never give in, I never give up! However, this time I have to listen to my body and accept that my pain is a warning. ”
Madonna also revealed that she has to do six hours of rehab every day because of her serious injury and claimed that it is a miracle that she has been able to reach this far on the tour.
She wrote: ‘It is a miracle that I have received so far, but a lot has to do with the fact that I do 6 hours of re-hab every day 3 hours before the show and 3 thereafter with multiple therapies.
‘I also switched to flat shoes and adjusted difficult parts of the show. This has helped enormously, but I still have to be careful and rest is of course the best medicine. “
Madonna is the next set to be on stage on Saturday.
Determined: last month Madonna described that she was “in tears from the pain of my injuries” and the singer had to change her show to take care of the setback
Rehabilitation: Madonna also revealed that she needs six hours of rehabilitation every day because of her serious injury (photo showing her warming up of the tour recently)