Enrique Iglesias has been pressured to terminate a number of live shows in jap Europe just after stories of a scam by promoters.
The Hero hitmaker was because of to execute in Croatia, Latvia, and Belarus in December, but the gigs have been abruptly pulled.
A assertion posted on the web site of Latvian agency Bilesu Serviss statements Iglesias‘ reps at the Innovative Arts Company cancelled the exhibits following promoters failed to fulfil their side of an settlement to stage the gigs.
„Regrettably and regrettably, just after much thorough thought, and exhausting all attainable alternate options, we have been pressured to cancel the approaching reveals in Zagreb, Riga, and Minsk,“ their clarification reads.
„ArtBG, the concert tour promoter, producer, and celebration organizer, have not complied nor fulfilled their contractual obligations with the venues and all production components for these 3 functions. All of this helps make it difficult to put on the exhibit that our enthusiasts deserve. Protection for our supporters and crew is paramount and we are not able to assurance this for absolutely everyone with out the promoter fulfilling their obligations.“
In accordance to the new music business web page Pollstar, a promoter claiming to signify ArtBG has ripped off followers out of their dollars by endorsing the gigs without having having to pay either Enrique and his staff or location operators. Back links to invest in tickets on ArtBG’s website are down.
In the assertion to Bilesu Serviss, Enrique’s team promised that they and all those who worked on the tour dates are „devoted to make sure the accountable party, ArtBG, are held responsible for their actions.“
They also pledged to reserve new dates in identical destinations to the cancelled concerts soon.
A Bryan Adams live performance in Athens, Greece, that was also promoted by ArtBG, went forward as prepared on Thursday.