Taylor Swift performs on stage in concert at Wembley Stadium in London. File / AP
"With many events throughout the world already cancelled, and upon direction from health officials in an effort to keep fans safe and help prevent the spread of COVID-19, sadly the decision has been made to cancel all Taylor Swift live appearances and performances this year," Swift’s representative said in a statement released on Friday.
The statement said Swift's US and Brazil shows will take place next year, explaining that tickets for those shows "will transfer to a new show date without action on the part of ticket holders." The new dates will be announced this year,
Those seeking refunds for tickets purchased for the USLover Fest shows "will be available starting May 1, subject to Ticketmaster terms," the statement read.
"It has 26 songs, including 6 never before released from the vault. Love Story (Taylor's Version) will be out tonight," @Taylorswift13 said on Twitter.
The pop beauty took to her official social media account to announce to fans that she has started re-recording her old albums already.
Sheeran and his wife Cherry Seaborn are now proud parents of a beautiful baby girl, who they have named Lyra Antarctica Seaborn Sheeran.
“It was tiny and intimate — less than 20 people. The room was so happy and full of love. The couple and both families couldn’t be happier," according to a representative.
Gal Gadot, Rihanna and Bella Hadid are also among the stars who have shared their views on the escalating Israel-Palestine conflict.
Amitabh Bachchan has warned against the effects of cyclone Tauktae in Mumbai. "The effects of the #CycloneTauktae have begun .. rains in Mumbai .. please be safe and protected .. prayers as ever," Bachchan tweeted early on Sunday.