Red Hot Chili Peppers are canceled at the 2022 Billboard Music Awards

The Red Hot Chili Peppers will not be performing at the 2022 Billboard Music Awards on Sunday.

The show announced the news on Twitter on Wednesday, citing “unseen circumstances”.

According to the announcement, the Chili Peppers will be touring this summer. The band were also announced on Tuesday as headlining the Austin City Limits Festival in October.

The Post has reached out to Warner Records for comment.

The last time the band performed at the Billboard Music Awards was in 1999 alongside Snoop Dogg.

Nominees Machine Gun Kelly and Dan + Shay have since been added to the performance line-up.

The 2022 Billboard Music Awards, hosted by Sean “Diddy” Combs, will be streamed live Sunday at 8 p.m. on NBC at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas. They can also be streamed live on Peacock.

Travis Scott, Morgan Wallen, Silk Sonic, Megan Thee Stallion and Elle King with Miranda Lambert will all perform.

Anthony Kiedis and rapper Snoop Dogg
Red Hot Chili Peppers singer Anthony Kiedis and rapper Snoop Dogg at the 1999 Billboard Music Awards.
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