See Why The Weeknd Dropped Out Of Rihanna’s Anti World Tour Nathan Devonte March 24, 2016 Rihanna’s ANTI world tour kicked off its North American leg on March 12 in Jacksonville and according to many feedbacks she’s doing a really great job! Washington,DC the #ANTIWORLDTOUR is in your city today! 🎈🔫 A video posted by badgalriri (@badgalriri) on Mar 22, 2016 at 2:52pm PDT But, things are not running too smoothly. We learned that Abel known as The Weeknd who was supposed to attend the ‘Anti’ european leg with Big Sean is not attending anymore. #ANTIWorldTour starts Feb 2016! Bringing along @trvisXX in N. America & @theweeknd @bigsean in EU! pic.twitter.com/AwfUdqZivS — Rihanna (@rihanna) November 23, 2015 The reason, “Unforeseen changes.” “Due to some unforeseen changes with upcoming projects, The Weeknd will no longer be joining Rihanna on her upcoming international ANTI World Tour.” Promoters Live Nation confirmed. The singer took to twitter to talk about the recent change of plans. it’s my job to make music… not to convince you. — The Weeknd (@theweeknd) March 23, 2016 The Canadian R&B superstar was supposed to play about 24 shows overseas, starting with Amsterdam on June 17. I would go to the ANTI Tour just to see The Weeknd and then leave — SHANE (@shaneszn) November 29, 2015 Some are going to be really disappointed… Rihanna is currently making her way through North America with Travis Scott as her opening act, and will fly across the Atlantic to Europe on June 11. With or without The Weeknd, The show must go on Rih! Share this TEA:Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Tumblr (Opens in new window)Click to share on WhatsApp (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pinterest (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ (Opens in new window)Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window) You must log in to post a comment.