Justin Timberlake

American singer Justin Timberlake postponed his Wednesday night show in New York, due to “severely bruised” vocal cords.

The pop star wrote in the caption of the social media post – shared on the night –  that, under doctor’s orders, he must postpone his show at Madison Square Garden.

He performed at the famed venue on Monday night.

Justin Timberlake

Timberlake says he has rescheduled the MSG concert for January 31, which is his 38th birthday.

Justin Timberlake