These are the stories that made rounds across the entertainment scene yesterday – and others that unraveled while you slept and are certain to buzz all day today.
Justin Bieber cancels the rest of his world tour
Wasn’t it only yesterday we told you Justin Bieber was banned from performing in China for “bad behaviour”?
Well, Beliebers received more heartbreaking news later in the day when Bieber announced that he was cancelling the remaining of his Purpose world tour.
After performing for the last 18 months in 154 shows, Bieber decided to let go of the rest of the tour that would have taken him to Asia and some parts of the US “due to unforeseen circumstances”.
When a TMZ reporter caught up with the Sorry singer, he said he’s taking time off to rest and relax and is “sorry for anyone who feels disappointed or betrayed”.
Future confirms he’s collaborating with Wizkid
The news of American singer and rapper, Future working with Future has been everywhere for a while.
We also know that Wizkid will be joining Future as a special guest on The Future Hndrxx Tour.
For everyone who likes to hear from the horse’ mouth, here’s Future confirming that he’s working on a number of records with the Starboy.
Wondering where Durella has been?
The Zanga crooner showed up in an interview with Hip TV and talked about the reason for his long silence on the scene and what he’s doing to get back on to.
The cause of Chester Bennington’s death has been revealed
Los Angeles County coroner’s office has named it as suicide by hanging, E!News reports.
The late Linkin Park lead singer was found dead in a private residence in California on Thursday.
Meanwhile yesterday, Linkin Park paid tribute to the late Bennington in a deeply touching statement that was shared on their social media.
Read the full message:
Our hearts are broken. The shockwaves of grief and denial are still sweeping through our family as we come to grips with what has happened.
You touched so many lives, maybe even more than you realized. In the past few days, we’ve seen an outpouring of love and support, both public and private, from around the world. Talinda and the family appreciate it, and want the world to know that you were the best husband, son, and father; the family will never be whole without you.
Talking with you about the years ahead together, your excitement was infectious. Your absence leaves a void that can never be filled—a boisterous, funny, ambitious, creative, kind, generous voice in the room is missing. We’re trying to remind ourselves that the demons who took you away from us were always part of the deal. After all, it was the way you sang about those demons that made everyone fall in love with you in the first place. You fearlessly put them on display, and in doing so, brought us together and taught us to be more human. You had the biggest heart, and managed to wear it on your sleeve.
Our love for making and performing music is inextinguishable. While we don’t know what path our future may take, we know that each of our lives was made better by you. Thank you for that gift. We love you, and miss you so much.
Until we see you again,