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Lana Del Rey cancels concert amid Radiohead copyright battle

Lana Del Rey has scratched off her show in Kansas City, Missouri on Tuesday night (09Jan17), telling fans she has contracted this season’s flu virus.

The 32-year-old artist took to Twitter on Monday to declare that the gig at the Sprint Center in the city has been chopped out, stating: “Kansas City, Missouri, I’m so sorry to learn to cross out the show tomorrow however I’ve caught seasonal influenza so I’ll be continuing the visit in Chicago. We will attempt and discover a make up date-and discounts are accessible at purpose of procurement.”

Lana’s message likewise uncovered she’s wanting to be all around ok for her planned gig in Chicago on Thursday (11Jan17).

While her wellbeing was the purpose behind the cancelation, it additionally comes in the midst of a distressing couple of weeks for the star. The Summertime Sadness artist is as of now amidst a copyright encroachment fight with Radiohead, after the rockers sued her over her track Get Free.

Thom Yorke and his bandmates are requesting remuneration subsequent to asserting their 1992 hit Creep vigorously motivated Lana’s 2017 single, and Lana already disclosed to her fans on Twitter that her legitimate group had endeavored to settle the case outside of court, without much of any result.

“It’s valid about the claim,” she started. “Despite the fact that I know my tune wasn’t motivated by Creep, Radiohead feel it was and need 100 for every penny of the distributing – I presented to 40 in the course of the most recent couple of months however they will just acknowledge 100. Their legal counselors have been persevering, so we will manage it in court.”

Hours after news of the legitimate battle broke, Lana tended to the issue before her fans at a show in Denver, Colorado on Sunday – revealing to them she was set up to expel Get Free from her Lust for Life collection if vital.

“I simply need to tell you,” she told the group of onlookers. “In any case on the off chance that it gets removed from off of everything, that those notions that I wrote…that I truly am will make progress toward them, regardless of whether that melody isn’t on future physical arrivals of the record…I simply needed to tell you that for the children and for the not-kids, who are the genuine fans, who are here. With the goal that’s most likely the exact opposite thing I’ll say in regards to it. In any case, much obliged.”