James Arthur suffers acute exhaustion

IANS| Last Updated: Nov 24, 2013, 12:34 PM IST

Los Angeles: James Arthur, winner of 2012 `The X Factor`, has been forced to cancel several upcoming commitments. He has been asked to rest for a week before his Britain tour begins as he suffers exhaustion.

The tour begins Nov 29 in Newcastle, north east England, reports femalefirst.co.uk.

The star`s publicist wrote on his official Facebook page: "Unfortunately James Arthur has been diagnosed with acute exhaustion and instructed to rest for several days by his doctor.

"Regretfully, he has been forced to cancel all engagements during this period. James would like to apologise to his fans for any disappointment caused to them by these cancellations and he hopes to get back to full health as soon as possible."