U2 cancels St. Louis concert citing safety concerns
Saturday, 16 September 2017 () The highly-anticipated U2 concert in St. Louis, Missouri has been cancelled after the St. Louis police department told promoters that they are, 'not in a position to provide the standard protection for our audience.'
Ed Sheeran was forced to cancel his St. Louis concert due to safety concerns over protests in the city. Sheeran's promoters feared that the concert was understaffed amid violence in the city. "While we regret to have had to come to this decision, we do look forward to returning to St. Louis as soon...
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