iHeartMedia introduced on Friday the dates for its annual Jingle Ball Tour, and there was a noticeable absence on the schedule.
The radio and music large revealed 11 stops for this yr’s vacation tour, however the Twin Cities is not considered one of them.
The 101.3 KDWB Jingle Ball has been held within the Twin Cities yearly because the vacation present went nationwide in 2000, excluding 2020 when it was canceled resulting from COVID-19.
The Xcel Power Middle has hosted Jingle Ball every year from 2012 to 2019 and once more in 2021. Previous to 2012 the live performance was largely held at Goal Middle, with some reveals on the Xcel, in addition to one at Delusion Stay and one other on the now-closed Quest Membership.
Final yr’s present was headlined by Lil Nas X and in addition featured performances from Saweetie, The Child LAROI, and the Black Eyed Peas.
There is no point out on the iHeartMedia announcement why Minneapolis-St. Paul has been left off this yr’s schedule.
KDWB shared a hyperlink to the nationwide tour on its social media pages on Friday, however did not acknowledge the absence of a Twin Cities tour cease, regardless of commenters bringing it up.
Deliver Me The Information has additionally reached out to KDWB and iHeartMedia for remark.
It has been a foul previous week or so for dwell music within the Twin Cities, with latest announcement confirming that Rock The Backyard in Minneapolis and Twin Cities Summer time Jam in Shakopee won’t be returning.