Kanye West will no extended be carrying out at Rolling Loud Miami 2022.
The festival’s organizers took to social media on Sunday (July 17) to announce that the 45-year-aged rapper and trend mogul, who now goes by Ye, will not be headlining the event’s opening night on July 22.
“Due to situation outdoors of our regulate, Ye will no longer be performing at Rolling Loud Miami 2022,” Rolling Loud tweeted, introducing that Kid Cudi has been tapped as Ye’s substitution.
Rolling Loud co-founders Tariq Cherif and Matt Zingler further elaborated on the cancellation in the subsequent statement: “We ended up looking forward to Ye headlining Rolling Loud Miami 2022. We expended months operating with him and his group on the functionality. Unfortunately, Ye has determined that he will no lengthier be undertaking. This is the 1st time a headliner has ever pulled off our display and although we really do not take it lightly, we would like him the best. We seem forward to welcoming Child Cudi as a headliner in Miami and we just can’t hold out to see what he has in retail store.”
Ye previously performed at Rolling Loud California 2021 as a particular visitor, marking his to start with festival visual appearance due to the fact just before the coronavirus pandemic. The superstar rapper was rumored to seem as a special visitor at final year’s Rolling Loud Miami, but he ultimately decided not to strike the phase following the delay of his 10th studio album, Donda.
Rolling Loud Miami, set for for July 22-24 at Really hard Rock Stadium, is scheduled to function headlining performances by Long term (July 23) and Kendrick Lamar (July 24). Other artists on the bill involve Playboi Carti, Lil Durk, Lil Uzi Vert, DaBaby, Gucci Mane, Lil Infant, Kodak Black and others.
This isn’t the first festival general performance Ye has identified as off in 2022 he also pulled out of his headlining slot at Coachella in April. The hip-hop icon was changed by The Weeknd and Swedish Household Mafia.
Ye manufactured his extensive-awaited return to the stage earlier this thirty day period in Los Angeles with a cameo tucked into a headlining demonstrate by The Activity, who was marketing his new album, Drillmatic: Heart vs. Thoughts. It marked Ye’s 1st onstage functionality in practically five months and the live debut of “Eazy,” a fiery monitor he and The Game dropped in January.
See Rolling Loud Miami’s announcement beneath on Twitter.
— Rolling Loud (@RollingLoud) July 17, 2022
This story initial appeared on Billboard.com.