Black Eyed Peas pull out of Michael Forever concert
American pop act Black Eyed Peas have pulled out of this weekend's Michael Forever concert, citing "unforeseen circumstances".
Black Eyed Peas
"It is with regret that we announce the removal of Black Eyed Peas from the Michael Forever bill, but I look forward to a great night with other earth shattering artists," said Chris Hunt, the chief executive officer of Global Live Events.
The concert (Saturday 8 October, Millennium Stadium) will be hosted by Radio One's Fearne Cotton and actor/musician Jamie Foxx. The rest of the line-up includes Christina Aguilera, Cee Lo Green, Gladys Knight, Smokey Robinson, Leona Lewis, Alexandra Burke, JLS, Diversity, Ne-Yo, Pixie Lott, Alien Ant Farm, Jennifer Hudson, Craig David, La Toya Jackson and 3T.
Beyoncé will perform by video.