Iggy Azalea Cancels Great Escape Tour

Iggy Azalea

Iggy Azalea Cancels Great Escape Tour

“I’m sorry to let my fans down,” Aussie rapper tweets.

Published May 29, 2015

Iggy Azalea has pulled the plug on the Great Escape Tour, the Los Angeles Times reports. According to the paper, ticket holders were informed of the news Friday via email, and will receive refunds. 

The Iggy Azalea Great Escape Tour scheduled for this fall has been canceled, and refunds are available at point of purchase,” reads the email. “There will be a new tour planned around Iggy's new record to be released in 2016, and we apologize for any inconvenience."

Azalea’s first headlining arena tour was originally slated for April, before it was push backed to September.    


The Aussie rapper has since confirmed the tour story. “As u may know, the tour is canceled,” she tweeted Friday. “I’m so sad and sorry to let my fans down...we'll be back out on the road when the next album is done.”

She clarified that while the tour as a whole is done, she will still be performing at Pittsburgh Pride (despite petitioners), the Ottawa Bluesfest, and other festivals.      

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Written by By Latifah Muhammad


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