Alicia Keys cancels two US tour dates

Singer is is suffering from swollen vocal chords

Alicia Keys has cancelled two shows on her North American tour because of swollen vocal cords.

Gigs in Pittsburgh on Tuesday (April 22) and in Cleveland tonight (April 24) at the Wolstein Center were scrapped.

A statement posted on her website said ths singer is “currently being treated by a physician” and is expected to return to the stage on Saturday (April 26) in Columbus.

In February the singer postponed two concerts on her European tour after her doctor told her to rest her voice.