D'Angelo cancels First Avenue gig over medical emergency

Author:
Updated:
Original:

Reclusive R&B star D'Angelo has called off his Tuesday night gig at First Avenue in Minneapolis due to a medical emergency, the Star Tribune reports.

The First Avenue website delivered the notice, saying, "Due to a medical emergency, D'Angelo is unable to perform (Tuesday) night at First Avenue. he expresses his sincere regret due to this unfortunate circumstance. More information is forthcoming."

Tuesday night's show at First Avenue would have been D'Angelo's second show at the venue this summer. He previously played the venue with ?uestlove of the Roots in June.

Ticket refunds will be issued automatically to those who purchased them online. Those who purchased the tickets in person at any outlet can get refunds at the Depot Tavern next door to First Avenue.

D'Angelo' acclaimed 2000 release "Voodoo" earned two Grammys including Best R&B album, but since then, he has rarely toured and has refused to do any interviews.

Next Up

Rennia Davis

Lynx select Rennia Davis in 2021 WNBA Draft

The Tennessee wing was selected ninth overall

Screen Shot 2021-04-15 at 7.08.23 PM

Appeal to find girl, 14, missing from Benson

Cienna Pittman went missing Tuesday.

Miguel Sano

Walk-off win for Twins snaps 5-game losing streak

Miguel Sano homered, but Max Kepler had the winning hit.

alatus

St. Paul mayor vetoes council's denial of $57M apartment complex

The project has raised affordable housing and gentrification concerns, but the mayor says all types of housing are needed in St. Paul.

Michael Pierce

Coller: Michael Pierce is a breath of fresh air for the Vikings

Matthew Coller writes a weekly Vikings column for BMTN, with more of his work found at Purple Insider.

protest, Daunte Wright

In letter, Hennepin Sheriff asks Brooklyn Center: Do you still want our help?

Dave Hutchinson has asked Mayor Mike Elliott whether the city still needs help from other law enforcement agencies.

Image from iOS (1)

Fatal crash closes eastbound Hwy. 62 in Minneapolis

The closure is expected to be in place for an "extended period of time."

police tape, crime scene

Boy, 15, identified as 1 of 2 killed in shooting after crash in Minneapolis

The shooting happened after two vehicles crashed around 2 a.m. April 12.

Related