Nicki Minaj kept her fans guessing on the release date for her new album Queen, and she’s now making big changes to her tour in support of it.
Just 24 hours after performing a fiery Queen-themed medley at the MTV VMAs, the hip-hop star scrapped her upcoming North America trek after deciding to “reevaluate elements “of its production, according to a statement issued late Tuesday. Minaj’s NickiHndrxx co-headlining tour alongside Future was due to kick off Sept. 21 in Baltimore, MD, with stops in Brooklyn, Miami, Dallas, and Los Angeles, before concluding in Las Vegas Nov. 24. The 28-city North American jaunt will now go ahead in May 2019, the statement continues. However, Future will no longer appear due to “scheduling conflicts.”
"Nicki has decided to contribute more time to rehearsal ahead of the tour’s launch to make certain her fans get the absolute best quality show that they deserve," the media release reads.