Pop stars Miley Cyrus and Madonna including rock band Pearl Jam have called off concerts as the impact of coronavirus begins to hit live music.

Cyrus has called off a trip to Australia, where she was due to headline a bushfire benefit concert.

Madonnas’ shows in Paris have also been cancelled off after French authorities banned large gatherings.

Meanwhile, Pearl Jam has postponed US and Canada tour, saying the risk was simply too high.