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Young Thug was due to perform this Saturday at the inaugural Sydney City Limits music festival and a headline show in Melbourne. He was then to join rapper Future in a collaborative concert in Brisbane on Sunday.
LiveNation issued a statement saying “Live Nation regret to announce that Atlanta rapper Young Thug will no longer be making the journey to Australia after being unable to secure a visa.”
Ironically, Future canceled his tour back in 2017, but sadly due to a death of a friend. Future later announced it was his close friend Seth Firkins 36, who passed away. Firkins was renowned audio engineer known for his work with Rihanna, Gucci Mane, and Jay-Z. He died in his sleep with no confirmation of the cause.
Nevertheless, the Future show this Sunday appears to be going ahead with-out Young Thug.
Young Thug also made news recently announcing on Twitter that he will be changing his name to SEX. We later learned he could be referring to the title of his new album.
For now on call me SEX!!!— Young Thug ひ (@youngthug) February 20, 2018
I’m changing my name to SEX....— Young Thug ひ (@youngthug) February 19, 2018
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