Randy Newman has cancelled his Dublin gigs

Randy Newman today announced that he has had to cancel his forthcoming European Tour due to a severe knee condition for which he has to undergo surgery for.

Randy Newman has cancelled his Dublin gigs

The tour included two dates at Vicar Street on March 9 and 10, which are now cancelled.

“I feel terrible about having to cancel these dates.  I was looking forward to playing. I apologize for whatever inconvenience I might have caused” Randy Newman said.

The singer is best known for his hit, You’ve Got A Friend In Me.

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