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Benny Benassi Forced to Cancel Shows After a Serious Skiing Accident

World-renowned Italian DJ and producer Benny Benassi was left with a serious injury after a recent skiing accident, according to a statement from his management which was shared in a photo to his socials.

In the statement, his management instructed fans to contact their local promoters for refunds for forthcoming shows.

When Billboard reached out to Benny for a comment, the artist responded by explaining that the injury sustained was a broken shoulder and that he will be taking January and February off to recover.

"I just had an accident skiing and need some time to mend a broken shoulder. My apologies to everyone planning on coming out to see me in January and February. I’ll be back soon. Thanks to everyone for your patience!"

Wishing you a speedy recovery, Benny!

Cover photo via facebook.com/bennybenassi