The Weeknd is “crushed and heartbroken” about the previous-moment cancellation of his Toronto concert.
The Canadian singer-songwriter was meant to participate in at the Rogers Centre in his hometown on Saturday evening.
However, a number of several hours prior to he was owing to take to the stage, The Weeknd took to his Instagram Tales to announce that he could no more time execute the gig due to a important Online and cellular community outage at Rogers Communications.
“I am crushed & heartbroken. Been at the location all day but it really is out of our arms for the reason that of the Rogers outage,” he wrote. “Functions and security are compromised and I tried out my absolute very best. This one particular hurts the most, and we will make this demonstrate transpire, but regretably not tonight. I know how prolonged you have been ready and how hard a good deal of you worked to make it to the present and expertise this exclusive minute with me. I won’t be able to wait around to see you all.”
Reps for tour promoter Are living Nation shared that The Weeknd, actual name Abel Tesfaye, and his team did every little thing they could to stay clear of the scenario.
“The Weeknd was onsite and completely ready to participate in but thanks to the nationwide Rogers network outage The Weeknd exhibit planned for this night at Rogers Centre will be postponed as the venue’s operations & infrastructure are not probable right until entire provider is back,” the agent continued.
Supporters are suggested to hold onto their tickets as a new show day is predicted quickly.