Kanye West has left Coachella organizers with an enormous headliner gap they should plug in lower than 2 weeks … however organizers aren’t pissed — they simply need him to get higher.
We’ve spoken with pageant honchos who inform us there’s not presently one other artist locked in to take Ye’s Sunday spot. However, our sources say there is no animosity towards Kanye … Coachella organizers perceive he is been by means of quite a bit these days, and wish him to take the time to work on himself. We’re instructed if which means having to overlook the gig, so be it.
It’s attention-grabbing … Coachella producers had been blindsided by Ye’s withdrawal. In reality, they discovered about it from us. Nevertheless, no onerous emotions.
The month of March noticed Kanye on a social media tear, going after Kim Kardashian, Pete Davidson and others — ultimately leading to a suspension from Instagram for the racist assault towards Trevor Noah.
In reality, simply earlier than the suspension, he teased the Coachella efficiency with a nonetheless picture of Pete Davidson’s head within the “Eazy” music video and caption, “Y’all ready for Coachella?”
Our sources say Kanye’s staff did not present a selected cause as to why he was now not going to be headlining — however he is clearly been struggling by means of private points.
TMZ broke the story … Kanye backed out of Coachella, and in doing so followers will now not see Travis Scott who was presupposed to hit the stage with Kanye throughout his present.
While he is out of the present, Kanye hasn’t gone into hiding … he was noticed in Beverly Hills Monday glued to his telephone.
As for Coachella, Billie Eilish, Harry Styles and Swedish House Mafia are the pageant’s different headliners. Weekend 1 of two begins April 15.