Black Eyed Peas concert at Central Park canceled due to bad weather

By on Jun 10, 2011 in Announcement, Concerts, Entertainment, Music, United States Comments

The Black Eyed Peas concert, which was supposed to be held at the Central Park in New York on Thursday, June 9, 2011, was canceled due to bad weather, as artists apologized on Twitter.

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As noted at Billboard that night, the Black Eyed Peas concert which was supposed to start at 7:30 p.m. (NY time), was delayed for one hour until organizers eventually decided that it should be canceled.

The Black Eyed Peas concert, entitled “Concert 4 NYC“, was set to be joined by other artists including Taylor Swift, Debbie Harry, LL Cool J and Natasha Bedingfield.

Incidentally, the show is a benefit concert for the Robin Hood Foundation and is being expected to be enjoyed by around 60,000 fans.

Later, the artists themselves used their Twitter accounts to show their disappointment and apologized to their fans, in which no rescheduling of the event has been announced yet.

“I was like ‘I get to sing with Fergie in NYC?!’ and then there was rain and lightning and they’re like ‘it’s cancelled’ and I was like [sad emoticon].” Taylor Swift tweeted.

Black Eyed Peas’ tweeted that he is “so sad that it was postponed”, while fellow member Taboo (@TabBep) also tweeted that he hopes the show be rescheduled ASAP and that Ferdie is also sad.

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