An unpredictable lightning storm pressured Girl Gaga to cease a live performance on her Chromatica Ball tour on Sept. 17, ending her present with six songs nonetheless to go. “I am sorry that we will not end however I do not wish to put your life at risk and I do not wish to put our life at risk,” she mentioned to followers at Miami’s Laborious Rock Stadium. “So thanks, get residence safely, god bless you, and thanks for coming to the present. Please go residence.”
After the present, Gaga shared an emotional Instagram video addressing the state of affairs. “We actually tried to complete the present in Miami tonight however we could not as a result of even when the rain type of stopped, there was lightning that was placing proper right down to the bottom, so near us,” she mentioned via tears. She added that it had taken a very long time for her to “get again to a spot the place I might carry out and be wholesome,” and mentioned that “I hope you realize that a part of why I made a decision to not end the present is as a result of I’m wholesome and it is a wholesome resolution for all of you and for myself as properly.”
She then shared a selfie together with the caption, “I am sorry i could not end the present it was too harmful the lightening was being unpredictable and altering second by second, I really like you. Look, for years a few of you could have referred to as me ‘mom monster,’ in my coronary heart I knew it was higher to maintain you protected. Thanks for believing in me. This was the best tour of my life and I’ll cherish this second perpetually — it took a very long time for me to heal, however I did.”
She added that though she would have liked to carry out her and Ariana Grande’s hit “Rain on Me” for her followers within the pouring rain, security needed to come first.
Girl Gaga‘s Chromatica Ball tour had a complete of 20 dates, starting in Europe and touching down in Japan and North America. All tour dates had a number of days in between them, designed to permit Gaga time to relaxation and handle her fibromyalgia, a persistent situation which she spoke about in her 2017 documentary “Gaga: 5 Foot Two.” The situation pressured her to chop her Joanne World Tour quick in 2018 with ten dates left to go.
The Miami present was the final date on her Chromatica Ball tour, which has been broadly praised, with Rolling Stone calling it “a reminder that she’s one of many biggest residing musical performers.”