Lana Del Rey Cancels Israel Performance a Week Out From Concert https://t.co/PrhtO10N2v— Variety (@Variety) August 31, 2018
The saga reached a conclusion, the sparkle jump rope queen listened - the apolitical but also political indie songstress Elizabeth Grant pulled out of the Meteor Festival in Israel.
As per usual with American artists, Lana faced public criticism and even a letter from Pink Floyd's Roger Waters when adamant about performing. Allegedly she was paid $700k for the gig but will reimburse it. We think the public criticism is a powerful thing, people are powerful beings. Sometimes we also think who are we to sympathize when no one gave a damn? When the world was at war, we just kept on dancing.
Here's Lana statement:
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