Lil Wayne Cancels UK Gigs
Fans will be disappointed as the rapper pulls live shows…
Thursday, July 2, 2009 - 14:44
Lil Wayne has cancelled his European tour on doctor’s orders.
The Lollipop star was due to hit the UK next week and play at London’s Hammersmith Apollo on July 6 and 7.
Now according to a statement Wayne has been told to rest and miss the shows.
A statement from his label Island said: “Multi-platinum selling, Grammy Award winning artist Lil Wayne regrets to announce the postponement of his forthcoming European shows due to illness.
“Wayne, his band and crew arrived in Europe with full intention of performing but were forced to cancel the dates due to doctor-mandated rest. Management is actively working on rescheduling the shows and expects to have a new set of dates confirmed for later in year.
“Lil' Wayne extends an apology to his fans for the short notice of this postponement but looks forward to returning for the performances and visitation with his fans. Fans should hold onto their tickets and wait for news of rescheduled dates”
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