Jonathan Davis, the lead vocalist of Korn, clearly needs an oxygen mask to perform live.
As some of you know, Korn has announced on August 17 through its social media channels that they’re forced to cancel and postpone some of the band’s upcoming dates due to the singer Jonathan Davis’ contracting for COVID.
Furthermore, it had revealed by Korn guitarist Welch that Jonathan still struggles after-effects of the illness and that he is physically weak and having a mental battle. He had asked fans to send their prayers to his bandmate, Jonathan Davis.
Finally, Korn and Jonathan Davis returned to the live stage with their Tinley Park show after canceling and postponing some of the shows because Jonathan‘s contracting for COVID. As some of fans might easily understand in the video that can be seen below, Jonathan Davis clearly fights against the aftereffects of COVID and needs an oxygen mask to sing.
During the show, Jonathan Davis screamed out at the crowd to inform fans about his current state of health. Confirming he’s been feeling very weak, he added that he refused to cancel the show.
“I’m fucking feeling very weak but I fucking refuse to fucking cancel,” Davis said.
Korn’s Previous Postponed and Canceled Dates
In the middle of August, the six shows have been postponed and two shows have been cancelled by Korn.
The band told fans that August 14 Scranton show moved to September 25, August 17 Wantagh show moved to September 28, August 18 Holmdel show moved to September 26, August 20 Hartford show moved to October 2, August 21 Mansfield show moved to October 1, and August 22 Gilford show moved to October 3.
Korn has also revealed the cancelled dates and said August 24 Darien and August 25 Syracuse shows have been cancelled.
At the time, Korn has penned the following words to announce the news: “We really appreciate your patience as we work out the next steps for our tour.
“On Saturday, we received the unfortunate news that Jonathan tested positive for Covid, and needless to say, we had to postpone the show last minute. As a result of his positive test, we also need to reschedule the next handful of shows.
“As always, our primary goal is to ensure the safety of everyone involved, so this is something that has to be done.
“Jonathan’s spirits are high, and he’s resting and recovering now.
“We’re as disappointed as you are about the circumstances, but we’ll get through it though, and we can’t wait to see you once we’re back, firing on all cylinders once again.
“We thank you all for your love and support!”