Justin Bieber had a bit of a rough day yesterday after being forced to cut short his Believe tour gig in Argentina after contracting a bad bout of food poisoning.
The singer was busy tweeting about his bad day ahead of his gig in Buenos Aires, revealing that whilst he was thrilled to receive an MTV Europe Music Award, he wasn’t feeling too great.
“Sitting here with food poisoning and heard we won Best Male at the Emas. Thanks everyone.” Bieber told his millions of followers before adding: “Argentina been a rough day but the show must go on. I’m coming…This sucks…. Not feeling so good. Actually pretty sick. Pulling it together. Argentina we got a show to do. Love u (sic).”
Despite his illness the 19-year-old was a trooper and did manage to make it to the stage, only to cut the concert short after belting out a few numbers. Bieber’s friend, video producer Alfredo Flores, defending his pal on Twitter after the gig, writing: “Going against doctors’ orders he still went on stage tonight. The last thing Justin ever wants to do is let his fans down”.
“He gave it his all but health always comes first. Proud of him for even getting out there and giving it a go. Today was a rough one.”
Justin Bieber performs for Brazilian fans at Believe tour concert (WENN)
Bieber’s cancelled concert comes just a day after the star reportedly ran into more trouble in Buenos Aires due to his “rowdy Beliebers” who allegedly got him “kicked out” of his high-class lodgings, TMZ report.