Neil Lupin/RedfernsEx-Cream drummer Ginger Baker has cancelled his upcoming tour dates due to what’s been described as “serious heart problems.”

His team posted the following message on Facebook over the weekend: “To all fans; it is with great sadness that we announce the cancellation of all shows. Ginger’s doctor’s have insisted that he have complete rest due to diagnosis of serious heart problems. We hope you will all join with his family in wishing him well. God bless Ginger Baker.”

Baker, who’s 76, also wrote this message for his blog: “just seen doctor… big shock…. no more gigs for this old drummer…. everything is off…. of all things i never thought it would be my heart…”

Baker and his band, Air Force, recently announced a spring tour for the U.K. and the U.S.

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Source: Oldies News