American artist Kid Cudi. Image: Instagram via @KidCudi

American artist Kid Cudi. Image: Instagram via @KidCudi

Kid Cudi forced to cancel Tour due to Coachella injury

Kid Cudi’s world tour plans have been abruptly shattered after a jaw-dropping moment at Coachella left the rapper with a devastating injury.

American artist Kid Cudi. Image: Instagram via @KidCudi

American artist Kid Cudi. Image: Instagram via @KidCudi

Kid Cudi, the renowned rapper known for his electrifying performances and loyal fanbase, has hit a major roadblock in his career journey.

Just when fans were gearing up for his highly anticipated Insano Engage the Rage World Tour, fate had something else in store for the artist.


The excitement was palpable when Cudi, born Scott Ramon Seguro Mescudi, announced his world tour back in March, according to Daily Mail.

With dates set to kick off on 28 June in Austin, Texas, fans were already marking their calendars. His fans were ready to experience the magic of Cudi’s live performances.

However, fate took a cruel turn when Cudi performed a surprise set at Coachella last weekend.


In a moment of adrenaline-fueled enthusiasm, he leapt off the stage, only to land with an unfortunate injury – he broke his foot, according to Deadline.

In a heartfelt video update shared with his fans just a day after the incident, Cudi revealed the severity of his injury.

“Guys, so, I have a broken calcaneus,” he began.

His tone reflected both disappointment and resolve. “I’m heading to surgery tomorrow, and there’s gonna be a long recovery time.”


The news devastated both Cudi and his eager fans awaiting his tour.

With a heavy heart, Cudi announced the inevitable – the cancellation of his world tour. “There’s just no way I can bounce back in time to give you 100%,” he admitted, his voice tinged with regret.

Despite the setback, Cudi’s message was one of gratitude and optimism, as reported by People.

“I am so sorry, fam, and I love you all so much,” he expressed, his sincerity shining through. “Thanks for the endless love and support.”


The cancellation of the tour not only disappointed fans but also left many wondering about the future.

The tour, which was set to feature artists like Pusha T, Jaden Smith, and EarthGang, promised to be a spectacle unlike any other.

The North American tour was slated to span the continent all summer, culminating in a grand finale on August 30th in Los Angeles.

Anticipation was high as fans eagerly awaited the opportunity to witness Cudi’s unparalleled stage presence.


However, with uncertainty looming over Cudi’s recovery timeline, the fate of the tour remains uncertain.

The current situation leaves much to be resolved regarding the European leg scheduled to start in February 2025.

As fans come to terms with the disappointment of the tour cancellation, one thing remains certain – Cudi’s resilience and determination.


“I’m OK, just a little soreness, but I’m in good spirits,” Cudi reassured his millions of followers.

His unwavering optimism is a beacon of hope in uncertain times.

Though the road ahead may be challenging, one thing is clear – Kid Cudi’s spirit will see him through.