Jessie J postpones sell-out tour to finish album

Jessie J has postponed her entire sell-out arena tour because she wants to spend more time recording her album, she announced today.

The chart-topping singer had been due to start her 17-date tour in March.

She wrote on Twitter and her website, "I would like to be the first to tell you that my nice to meet you tour has been rescheduled to later next year".

Jessie J told her fans she was 'honestly truly sorry' that she has postponed her tour Credit: Reuters/Luke MacGregor

"I am honestly truly sorry but I hope you all can understand that it's just because I would like to take more time to finish my new album. I promise to make the show my biggest and best ever and cannot wait for you all to hear my new songs", she continued.

Jessie J added that all tour tickets will be valid for the new dates in October and November 2013.