Kanye West will not be acting at Coachella this 12 months — leaving the pageant with an open headliner spot … and followers with out an look from Travis Scott.
Sources related to Ye inform us he is determined to drag the plug on his efficiency on the 2-weekend-long occasion in Indio, CA — which begins subsequent weekend. What’s extra, we’re advised Travis Scott was supposed to affix Kanye onstage … in order that’s now out of the query as properly.
It’s at the moment unclear precisely why Kanye’s backing out — however he is clearly had a troublesome few months — lashing out at Kim Kardashian, Pete Davidson and Trevor Noah, amongst others on social media.
TMZ broke the story, his racist assault on Trevor obtained him suspended from Instagram for twenty-four hours final month … he hasn’t posted something since.
Kanye’s cancelation leaves Coachella with an apparent gap. Billie Eilish, Harry Styles and Swedish House Mafia are nonetheless headlining … however there’s clearly a scarcity of variety.
Of course, Travis was imagined to headline the pageant again in 2020 earlier than it was canceled due to COVID. Travis was then booked for 2022, however Coachella organizers pulled the plug on the thought after the tragedy at Astroworld. Fans demanded he come again with a petition, to no avail.
Travis has not carried out in a big capability since.
We have not seen Kanye since March 27 when he attended Saint’s soccer recreation with Kim and North.