Keith Urban Cancels Gigs, Rests Voice

Keith Urban has cancelled a series of appearances, including a New York media blitz, because of vocal cord problems. Urban’s doctor recommended full voice rest for a week after being stricken by the sudden ailment. Among the cancellations are performances on Good Morning America, the Caroline Rhea Show and the WB Morning Show. Urban is also attempting to reschedule concerts scheduled for this weekend in Paducah, Ky., and Indianapolis. 01/22/03