Tonight's (December 6) Grammy Nominations Concert in Los Angeles has lost one of its headliners.
Drake has pulled out of the show, citing unspecified "scheduling complications; his latest album, “Nothing Was the Same,” is expected to receive several nominations.
His representatives said that the Canadian rapper "sincerely apologizes t his fans that he can't be there. Drake is in the midst of his Would You Like A Tour? tour, which next stops Saturday (December 7) in Kansas City and wraps up December 18 in Philadelphia.
He heads to the U.K. in March. The Grammy show airs at 10 p.m. on CBS and will still feature Taylor Swift, Katy Perry, Lorde, Robin Thicke and T.I., Macklemore & Ryan Lewis, Miguel, Keith Urban and Earth, Wind & Fire.
LL Cool J will host the special as well as the 56th Annual Grammy Awards, which take place February 6 in Los Angeles.