Axwell Λ Ingrosso were due to perform at the UEFA Europa League final between Manchester United and Ajax tonight (24th May), but have cancelled the appearance following the Manchester terror attack that took place on Monday night (22nd May).
22 people were killed and 59 injured in the incident after a bomb went off at an Ariana Grande concert at Manchester Arena.
Speaking about cancelling their show in a Facebook post, the duo said, “Due to the terrible events in Manchester we have worked with UEFA to agree that our performance at the cup final will be cancelled. It doesn't feel right to us to continue.” You can see the full post announcing the news below.
Axwell Λ Ingrosso unleashed their new track, ‘Renegade’, earlier this month, which is taken from their latest EP, titled 'More Than You Know, which landed on 12th May.
Check out the full post cancelling Axwell Λ Ingrosso’s performance at the UEFA Europa League final at the Friends Arena in Stockholm below.
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