The singer was supposed to a headline a celebration hosted by online marketplace Alibaba, which allows millions of shoppers to participate in China's biggest shopping event of the year, Singles Day. Let's just say this homage to consumerism is much bigger and profitable than any of America's Black Friday events.
While Perry failed to go into detail as to why she had to cancel, she cited a "family emergency" as the reason for bailing.
The yearly music fest, which takes place September 23-24 at Las Vegas' T-Mobile Arena, has no shortage of stars coming even beyond those big three, and the two-day event promises to be an incredibly promising weekend to see some AH-Mazing music!!
In addition to those three big timers listed above, other acts that are going to take part in the first day of the fest include
Sweden isn't sure what it did to get Donald Trump's attention.
The president discussed recent terrorist attacks during a Florida campaign rally (kill us now) on Saturday, and raised eyebrows by referencing a mysterious event that took place in Sweden on Friday night.
"You look at what's happening in Germany. You look at what's happening last night in Sweden — Sweden — who would believe this? Sweden, they took in large numbers, they are having problems like they never thought possible. You look at what's happening Brussels, you look at what's happening all over the world."
The comment about "last night in Sweden" went viral, prompting mass confusion over what happened in the Nordic country on Friday night.
So, to set things straight, Swedish tabloid newspaper Aftonbladet published a timeline of what really went down on the night in question -- and, no, the eventful evening didn't include terrorist attacks.