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Frank Ocean Cancels Toronto Concert After Vocal Chord Injury

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The Aug. 4 show cancellation follows the shelving of the R&B star's Australian tour and appearances at the Splendour in the Grass and Osheaga festivals.

TORONTO – Frank Ocean has canceled an upcoming Toronto concert date due to a recent vocal chord injury.

Live Nation Entertainment said Tuesday that the R&B star's Aug. 4 sold-out show at the OVO Fest has been shelved, with all tickets to be refunded.

Ocean, who recently found a tear on one of his vocal chords, was also forced to cancel his Australian tour, as well as Splendour in the Grass and Osheaga music festival appearances.

The Aug. 5 OVO Fest concert date, with Drake headlining, will go on as scheduled, Live Nation said, with James Blake added to the lineup.