Rolling Stones Mick Jagger to undergo heart surgery

Rollings Stones front man Mick Jagger is undergoing heart surgery this week, forcing the band to postpone their tour.

It’s believed the 75-year-old has to have a valve in his heart replaced, which will require considerable recovery time.

The operation has forced the band’s to postpone the North American leg of their ‘No Filter’ tour, which was supposed to run from April 20 to July 29.


US media are reporting a rep for the band said the following:

“Mick Jagger has been advised by doctors that he cannot go on tour at this time as he needs medical treatment.

“The doctors have advised Mick that he is expected to make a complete recovery so that he can get back on stage as soon as possible,” the rep said.

Mick Jagger took to Facebook to apologise to his fans.

“I really hate letting you down like this.

“I’m devastated for having to postpone the tour but I will be working very hard to be back on stage as soon as I can,” the post reads.