US hip-hop pageant Rolling Loud has introduced that it has cancelled its New York occasion for 2023.
The pageant has its origins in Miami, Florida, and hosted a primary New York Metropolis version in 2019. After cancelling the 2020 version as a result of COVID, additional Rolling Loud New York occasions had been held in 2021 and 2022.
Now, Rolling Loud have confirmed that, as a result of “logistical elements past our management,” the pageant is not going to return to the Large Apple in 2023.
The assertion started by operating by way of a number of the highlights from Rolling Loud New York’s three festivals.
“We noticed the start of the King Vamp period, Travis energy by way of his full set by way of the ache, Parti and Uzi reuniting on stage, Nicki, 50 Cent, and A$AP Rocky placing on iconic headlining performances of their hometown, [and] Juice WRLD’s remaining pageant efficiency,” they wrote.
Happening to the explanations for the cancellation, and the way forward for Rolling Loud New York, the assertion added: “Sadly, as a result of logistical elements past our management, Rolling Loud is not going to return to New York in 2023.
“However don’t fear, this isn’t “Goodbye,” extra like “So long.” We’ll be again in New York when the time is true.
Within the meantime, we invite all of our New York followers to fulfill us in Miami July 21-23 for our largest, finest pageant of the 12 months.”
2022’s version of Rolling Loud New York noticed the travelling roadshow pageant will return for 3 nights at Citi Area in Queens from September 23-25.
Nicki Minaj, A$AP Rocky and Future headlined the version, whereas different names on the line-up included Pusha T, DaBaby, Busta Rhymes, Abra and lots of extra.
The inaugural Rolling Loud Portugal additionally came about final 12 months, with J. Cole headlining alongside A$AP Rocky and Future throughout the three-day occasion, which came about from July 6-8 this 12 months at Praia De Rocha Seaside in Portimão, which is positioned in Portugal’s Algarve.
Earlier this month, Travis Scott’s headline efficiency at Rolling Loud California was reportedly reduce brief with followers taking to social media to complain.
In line with attendees although, Scott’s set was reduce brief. In fan-shot footage, Scott will be seen performing ‘Sicko Mode’ earlier than the audio cuts out midway by way of the monitor. Video screens then displayed a message encouraging folks to get dwelling safely.
Nonetheless, Scott might nonetheless be seen on stage attempting to carry out, whereas his fire-heavy manufacturing was nonetheless stay. In an official livestream, Scott will be heard saying “thanks very a lot, I like y’all. I want I might do extra however they’re making me go,” whereas members of the gang boo.