Stan Walker is postponing his upcoming tour to help his mum recover from breast cancer.
The Kiwi singer shared the news with his fans on social media tonight.
"Whanau & friends, It is with sadness I need to postpone my tour," Walker wrote.
"I need to be with my Mum whilst she goes through & recovers from breast cancer.
"All we need as a family is your love and prayers."
Walker planned to tour around New Zealand in November, starting in Invercargill on the 3rd and ending in Auckland on the 19th.
The 25-year-old shot to fame in 2009, winning Australian Idol and subsequently signing with Sony.