Iggy Azalea - Iggy Azalea Replaced By Stan Walker As Beyonce Support Act

Rising rapper Iggy Azalea has been replaced by singer Stan Walker as Beyonce's support act on the New Zealand leg of her world tour.

The 23 year old had initially been booked to open for Beyonce on all her Australasia dates, but she had to drop out of the New Zealand shows for an undisclosed reason.

Confirming the news on her Twitter.com blog, she writes, "Yes, Iam (sic) missing the Nz leg of the Mrs Carter Tour. I personally really wanted to come, but sometimes I don't get to make the choices."

Antipodean star Walker has been hired in Azalea's place and admits it's a dream come true.

Taking to his Facebook.com page, he writes, "Never in my life did i think that my dream 2 meet beyonce or open for her would come true. But i can finally announce with more excitement than you even know that i will be opening for the Queen in New Zealand on her tour. Life complete... Hahahaha praise Jesus (sic)."

Beyonce takes her Mrs Carter Show World Tour to New Zealand from 16 October (13), before heading to Australia from 16 October (13).


Tags: Iggy Azalea - Beyonce Knowles


More Iggy Azalea

Ariana, Iggy, Nicki and Miley! What To Expect From The 2014 MTV Video Music Awards

It’s that time of the year again, yes the MTV Video Music Awards will soon be upon us! The annual event is always one of...

Iggy Azalea Struggles To Stay On Stage

While the MTV Video Music Awards (VMAs) are clearly prestigious and a desirable addition to any artists’ award collection, it would seem that they are...

Iggy Azalea Explains Stage Name In Premiere Of Vevo Series 'A.K.A'

Iggy Azalea is currently experiencing a meteoric rise in her career, and she is quickly becoming one of the most recognizable female stars in the...

Ariana Grande And Iggy Azalea Are Conquering The World, One Billboard Record At A Time

Everything is coming up Ariana Grande these days, including a record that hasn’t been topped since 2012. Ariana currently has three songs in the Billboard...


Celebrities Take Part In The ALS Ice Bucket Challenge [Photos]

It’s not just you and your friends getting nominated to take the ALS awareness ice bucket challenge; celebs from lists A-Z are getting involved, and...

The Year Of Ariana Grande

At just 21-years-old, Ariana Grande is currently taking the music world by storm and doing so with style. Described as the ‘new Mariah Carey’ by...

Rita Ora And Iggy Azalea Fight The Man In New "Black Widow" Video

Iggy Azalea and Rita Ora have just released their video for Black Widow and it’s basically the weirdest thing you’ll watch this week – music...

From Stages To Film Sets: Singers Who Have Traded Microphones For Acting Careers

It seems if you can sing, you should be able to act with a whole host of super singers putting down their microphones and picking...



Iggy Azalea Newsletter

Subscribe to this news alert service to receive news and reviews on Iggy Azalea

Unsubscribe | Unsubscribe All