Foo Fighters have canceled their efficiency on the 2022 Grammy Awards following the dying of drummer Taylor Hawkins, Rolling Stone reviews. Hawkins died final week in Bogotá, Colombia forward of the band’s scheduled efficiency at Pageant Estéreo Picnic. He was 50 years previous.
Foo Fighters had been introduced as Grammy performers days earlier than Hawkins’ dying. Earlier this week, the band canceled all of their upcoming tour dates. “We’re sorry for and share within the disappointment that we gained’t be seeing each other as deliberate,” the band wrote. “As an alternative, let’s take this time to grieve, to heal, to tug our family members shut, and to understand all of the music and recollections we’ve made collectively.”
Selection lately printed a report stating that Sunday’s Grammys ceremony will characteristic a tribute to Hawkins. “We’ll honor his reminiscence indirectly,” CBS’ govt vice chairman of specials, music, and stay occasions Jack Sussman advised Selection. “We wish to work out what’s the proper factor to try this is respectful to everybody concerned. We’re affected person. We’ll be planning proper up till the very finish.”
Foo Fighters are nominated in three classes at this yr’s Grammy Awards: Finest Rock Performance, Finest Rock Music, and Finest Rock Album.
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