George Jones hospitalized, Shows canceled through June

George Jones hospitalized, Shows canceled through June (Image 1)

Country music legend George Jones has canceled all upcoming shows through June after he was admitted into a Nashville area hospital.

A statement from Jones' publicist, Kirt Webster, says Jones will undergo testing and evaluation for a lingering upper respiratory infection.

The 80-year-old was first hospitalized in March.

Concerts scheduled through June have been cancelled.  Webster said the shows will be rescheduled where possible.

No other details were released.

A member of the Country Music Hall of Fame, Jones is known for dozens of classic hits including “He Stopped Loving Her Today” and “White Lightning.”

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