Black Eyed Peas Benefit Concert With Taylor Swift Cancelled
June 10, 2011 at 7:51 AM (PT)
BIG MACHINE artist TAYLOR SWIFT was scheduled to make a special appearance with THE BLACK EYED PEAS last night (6/9) in CENTRAL PARK for the “CONCERT 4 NYC.” Due to inclement weather, the show was cancelled.
After being postponed for an hour, the NYPD announced 45-minutes before the show was scheduled to start, it had been called off. The concert was to benefit the ROBIN HOOD FOUNDATION and its mission to fight poverty in NEW YORK CITY.
Artists such as NATASHA BEDINGFIELD, MC HAMMER, DEBBIE HARRY, LL COOL J, and CAROLE KING were also scheduled to perform. The benefit concert will not be rescheduled.
SWIFT tweeted, “I was like 'I get to sing with FERGIE in NYC?!' and then there was rain and lightning and they're like 'it's cancelled' and I was like :-( ”
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