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Posted: October 22, 2018

Ashanti concert canceled after only selling 24 tickets!

NEW ORLEANS, LA - JULY 08:  Ashanti performs onstage during the 2018 Essence Festival presented by Coca-Cola - Day 3 at Louisiana Superdome on July 7, 2018 in New Orleans, Louisiana.  (Photo by Bennett Raglin/Getty Images for Essence)
Bennett Raglin/Getty Images for Essence
NEW ORLEANS, LA - JULY 08: Ashanti performs onstage during the 2018 Essence Festival presented by Coca-Cola - Day 3 at Louisiana Superdome on July 7, 2018 in New Orleans, Louisiana. (Photo by Bennett Raglin/Getty Images for Essence)

By Young Tasheka

Ashanti was set to perform at Stony Brook’s University’s ‘Back to the Brook’ concert but after only selling 24 tickets the University was forced to cancel the show. The student population is 2500 so you can imagine what that concert would’ve looked like. Teyana Taylor was the original headliner but pulled out last minute due to unforseen circumstances. 

Check out the University’s statement below:


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