The 21-year-old former Disney star was to perform five
concerts in Australia, beginning on Feb. 1, 2014, in Perth
and concluding on Feb. 8 in Melbourne.
"My fans are so important to me and I would never want to
disappoint them," the "Come & Get It" singer said in a
statement. "But it has become clear to me and those close to me
that after many years of putting my work first, I need to spend
some time on myself in order to be the best person I can be."
Texas-born Gomez, who has also branched into serious film roles,
is set to tour Asia in January.
(Reporting by Eric Kelsey; editing
by Mary Milliken and Eric Walsh)
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