Aoi Eir has announced that she will be going on indefinite hiatus starting on November 6.
On August 18, the singer had cancelled her live event appearances through the beginning of 2017 due to poor health. On October 14, she went a step further, announcing that she will be going on indefinite hiatus.
Before beginning her hiatus, Aoi Eir will be holding a final set of concerts titled "Eir Aoi 5th Anniversary Special Live 2016 ~LAST BLUE~ at Nippon Budokan" at Nippon Budokan on November 4 and 5.
"I am very sorry for cancelling events and causing considerable inconveniences due to my poor health condition...I am thankful for everyone who has continued to give me their support, and for my fans who have watched over me warmly," the signer said in a statement posted on her website.
The nature of Aoi Eir's medical condition has not been released.
Aoi Eir has had a history of taking time off due to medical reasons. On August 28, 2015, she cancelled her appearance at "Animelo Summer Live 2015 -THE GATE-" at the last minute due to aspiration pneumonia.