Solange Knowles Cancels European Tour Over Mental Health Issues

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The truth is out. For years, Hollywood insiders have whispered about Solange Knowles’s closely guarded secret: bipolar disorder. Beyonce’s younger sister has reportedly controlled her mood disorder with medications. But even after multiple medication adjustments she is still having issues controlling her erratic moods. Earlier this week Solange abruptly cancelled the European dates of her concert tour to remain close to her doctors here in the states.

From Singers Room:

Releasing a statement Wednesday, Solange cited mental and physical health as reason for removing the dates from her calendar.

“I am completely devastated to announce that I will be canceling my international festival dates for the Summer. I wish I could put in words how much of a difficult decision this was…but between moving part time to a new city, starting my son in a new school, and writing/ recording my new record…I really had to make the best decision for my mental/physical health and provide some stability for my family. I am so so sooooo sorry if Ive disappointed…… and really hope to make it out to those special cities soon enough!”

In related news, Solange is still booked for shows in the U.S., including the Made in America Festival.

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    87 Responses to “Solange Knowles Cancels European Tour Over Mental Health Issues”

    1. 1
      KK76 says:

      How does her statement confirm that the “truth is out”?

    2. 2
      KK76 says:

      Though I’d understand being a little looney being viewed as the awkward stepsister.

    3. 3
      Shay_OH says:

      Take care of yourself So-Lo

      My job is pushing me towards a 5150

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      WUT SED "GET FIRE ON DEM BISHES!" says:

      Here is the link for FOCUSONME’s episode of “Say yes to the Dress”

      http://www.news-daily.com/events/2013/jul/26/4871/

      She said it is funny and silly..

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      FuturedocDonte says:

      Earlier this week Solange abruptly cancelled the European dates of her concert tour
      —-

      What is this child singing about these days :shrug:

      Ion think she mental :nono: I just think that ain’t nobody buying tickets

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      Smonae says:

      Good Morning :waves:

      KK
      Jenie
      AJ
      Future
      Shay

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      Seems to me like she just needs a break. :shrugs: Too much going on will have you mentally and physically worn out

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      lovezoe says:

      Sandra you must got mighty long arms for all the stretching you be doing.

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      Smonae says:

      Maybe she just had too much on her plate or them tickets wasnt selling :shrugs:

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      I really don’t care about her mental issues :tea: Long as she makes good music , hell most artist have mental issues :coffee: that shyt make good music

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      A.J. says:

      :hi: Smonae hey babe

    16. 16

      Donte hey suga :kiss: saw your shout down yonder !!!! AJ bring it in :hug:

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      KK76 says:

      Mornin’ Smonae. Agreed, Future.

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      Smonae says:

      Jenie I agree look at R. Kelly sick azz, he got hits for days tho :coffee:

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      A.J. says:

      :hug: Sup Jen how you doing today babe?

    21. 21

      Imma be mental in a second :bounce: Need a vacay

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      Caramel Rain says:

      KK76 says:

      Though I’d understand being a little looney being viewed as the awkward stepsister.

      ***********

      :lol: the one that’s always second best and need gets attention so she gets pregnant
      ..IDK, just talking..

    23. 23
      A.J. says:

      Imma be mental in a second :bounce: Need a vacay
      ___________
      Don’t spend your tourist dollars in Florida! :no:

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      WUT SED "GET FIRE ON DEM BISHES!" says:

      The link to FOCUSONME’s episode to “Say Yes to the Dress”
      http: //www .news -daily .com /events /2013 /jul/ 26/4871/

      So check it out

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      Don’t spend your tourist dollars in Florida!
      —————-
      Shid, wish I would

    26. 26

      The link to FOCUSONME’s episode to “Say Yes to the Dress”
      ————
      Thght it was Gagirl :lol:

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      Smonae says:

      Hey WUT how u doing hunty :hugs:

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      A.J. says:

      Don’t spend your tourist dollars in Florida!
      —————-
      Shid, wish I would
      _________
      I knew better :lol: How you doing? Where you going for vacay?

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      A.J. says:

      Imma be mental in a second Need a vacay
      ___________
      Don’t spend your tourist dollars in Florida!
      ___________________________

      :cosign: me and Lil Jordan getting passports to get thee fugg out of the US to vacation :woot:

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      A.J. says:

      :cosign: me and Lil Jordan getting passports to get thee fugg out of the US to vacation :woot:
      ___________
      I heard that! Passport stay on deck!

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      Smonae says:

      Jenie where u taking your baby :think:

    32. 32
      Smonae says:

      Was planning a trip to Orlando for my mine, but not now. Need a different plan :think:

    33. 33

      Smonae says:

      Jenie where u taking your baby
      _____________________

      First stop Ireland :woot:

    34. 34

      knew better How you doing? Where you going for vacay?

      —————
      :lol: I’m doing great, How you doing this day? I wanna go to the Dominican bad

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      WUT SED "GET FIRE ON DEM BISHES!" says:

      Smonae says:

      Hey WUT how u doing hunty :hugs:
      ——————
      Hey Sugah :hug: I am doing okay. How are you?

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      A.J. says:

      I’ve been trying to take a cruise for two years…but these cruise lines aint chit. Captains taking taxi’s home while the boat drifts onto land and turn over. Boat engine’s stopping dead in the middle of the Red Sea…I can still wait.

      I do want to visit Charleston next year. I’ve heard great things.

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      Ty says:

      ABC’s Scandal is coming to BET with two major marathons in August, The Hollywood Reporter has learned exclusively.

      The cable network will kick off the Kerry Washington starrer with season one and the first few installments from its sophomore season with the first of two 14-hour marathons on Saturday, Aug. 10 from 8 a.m. to 10 p.m. The second is set for the following week on Aug. 17, also from 8 a.m.-10 p.m.

      The following Wednesday, Aug. 21, the political thriller about a D.C. fixer with professional and personal ties to the president (Tony Goldwyn) will finish up its second season and air for two hours with back-to-back episodes starting at 9 p.m.

      Once the episodes run out for both seasons, the series will start over with the first seven from its freshman run, airing in order on Wednesdays leading up to the third season premiere on Thursday, Oct. 3, at 10 p.m. on ABC.

      ________________
      Morning Roses :wave:

      I guess I can finally get caught up on Scandal since everybody keeps talking about it LOL

    39. 39
      A.J. says:

      Was planning a trip to Orlando for my mine, but not now. Need a different plan
      _________
      :thumbsup:

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      FuturedocDonte says:

      :offtopic:

      I hate when people starts talking about stuff that make them cry at work… :coffee: my boss just came in my office talm bout her family and started crying. Ion mean no harm but :nono: I don’t even wanna come off as the consoling type.

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      WUT SED "GET FIRE ON DEM BISHES!" says:

      :woohoo: It my JEEEENAAAY!! :kiss: :love:

    42. 42

      I’ve been trying to take a cruise for two years
      ————
      I swore to never do a cruise, blame titanic :ashamed: I just cant be surrounding by all that water

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      WUT SED "GET FIRE ON DEM BISHES!" says:

      A.J. says:

      I’ve been trying to take a cruise for two years…but these cruise lines aint chit. Captains taking taxi’s home while the boat drifts onto land and turn over. Boat engine’s stopping dead in the middle of the Red Sea…I can still wait.

      I do want to visit Charleston next year. I’ve heard great things.
      —————————–
      Carnival is the cruise line that’s been having the most shyt happen. I took a cruise with Norwegian and it was great! But was mad as a mudda when we had to bypass one of the port cuz CARNIVAL ship caught fire and was docked in our spot! :mad:

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      Smonae says:

      I’m good WUT, feeling like San I need a relaxing vacay. Taking time soon, but that’s to party :yahoo:

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      WUT SED "GET FIRE ON DEM BISHES!" says:

      Smonae says:

      I’m good WUT, feeling like San I need a relaxing vacay. Taking time soon, but that’s to party :yahoo:
      ————————-
      Get yo party on! :buttshake:

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      Smonae says:

      :waves: San & TY

      I cant wait til Scandal comes back, def a lot going on

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      MisTaken :cell: The Black Mamba says:

      The link to FOCUSONME’s episode to “Say Yes to the Dress”
      ______________________________
      It didn’t work for me :(
      Anybody?

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      MisTaken :cell: The Black Mamba says:

      The link to FOCUSONME’s episode to “Say Yes to the Dress”
      ______________________________
      It didn’t work for me
      Anybody?
      ——–
      you remove ALL the spaces?

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      anw_rootbeer says:

      What exactly does she do on these “tours” sing, dance, rap WHAT

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      Ty says:

      I actually like Solo’s music and hope she gets better :yes: Now what is Bey on that made her fall down the stairs and jump back up like nothing happened :think:

      *glares at gravi* :rofl:

    53. 53

      :waves: Smonae. I love scandal too :yes:

    54. 54

      :waves: Smonae. I love scandal too :yes:

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      Ty says:

      @ Smonae…hey hun :happy:

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      MisTaken :cell: The Black Mamba says:

      you remove ALL the spaces?
      July 25, 2013 at 10:17 am
      ______________________________
      NOW the hyperlink popped up. Le Sigh.
      I thought I was about to :pc: a video…. This is the summary…

    57. 57
      Dem Babies Mama Da Bombshell Esq says:

      Morning & chit… I’m tired :yawn:

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      deedeegirl says:

      I cannot believe there is enough interest in her to do one show let alone a tour

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      Carrington says:

      All this confirmed for me is that travel & per down for the band would cost more than she would net after the tour was over.

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      The Master Beta :D says:

      :waves: did anyone watch Dance kids ATL last night

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      Who Dat says:

      Dang. Solo is loco huh? Get better sis.

    64. 64

      :love: Solo

      Hell, everybody is crazy :shrug:

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      :egg: Breakfast for everyone EXCEPT MsTake :rofl:

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      Dem Babies Mama Da Bombshell Esq says:

      :egg: Breakfast for everyone EXCEPT MsTake :rofl:

      ——————————————

      :bow:

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      WUT SED “GET FIRE ON DEM BISHES!” says:

      A.J. says:

      I’ve been trying to take a cruise for two years…but these cruise lines aint chit. Captains taking taxi’s home while the boat drifts onto land and turn over. Boat engine’s stopping dead in the middle of the Red Sea…I can still wait.

      I do want to visit Charleston next year. I’ve heard great things.
      —————————–
      Carnival is the cruise line that’s been having the most shyt happen. I took a cruise with Norwegian and it was great! But was mad as a mudda when we had to bypass one of the port cuz CARNIVAL ship caught fire and was docked in our spot! :mad:
      =============
      Festival At The Sea are always fun yo! :woot:

    68. 68
      Ty says:

      Ty I see you were on B.ossip.
      ___________
      Chile I saw that and started :rofl:

      I cant find the actual video anymore, they even had the audio somewhere :crying:

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      ESQ, you only get the healthy option version of today’s breakfast though :lol:
      <–will be eating like a phat girl :D

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      Ty says:

      deedeegirl says:

      I cannot believe there is enough interest in her to do one show let alone a tour

      ___________
      Her music is different and I likey but not enough to see her in concert :coffee:

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      Crickett says:

      Sandra, play nice in the sandbox, if she is bipolar why make her a target and call her crazy and throw sand in her face. She does good for the community and works hard, she is not ratchet and doesn’t deserve ridicule.

    72. 72

      *whispers* Ty, that’s how Imma do MsTake (by surprise) if she ‘keeps it up’ <–something my mother used to say :lol:

    73. 73
      KyCakes says:

      Gud Moanin’ Ery’ones :hi:

      Wut
      Jenie
      DTTS
      Razzle
      Ty
      Who Dat
      Bomb
      Smonae
      A.J.
      KK76
      MissTaken
      Carrington
      DeeDee
      Shay_OH
      San
      lovezoe
      Caramel

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      The Master Beta :D says:

      I said hey y’all just don’t speak to me no more :bitchfit: :(

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      Dem Babies Mama Da Bombshell Esq says:

      *teary eyed and chit* But I’m already eating watermelon rhat now though :wail:

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      Ty says:

      Ty I see you were on B.ossip.
      ___________
      Chile I saw that and started

      I cant find the actual video anymore, they even had the audio somewhere
      ———
      Theres one with here in a trench coat falling down the stairs in orlando.. :rofl:

      It’s phone recorded…supposed to be by media take the trash out.

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      Ky :woot:
      I am sooo hungry & I’m staring at 2 packs of apples & cinnamon quaker oatmeal OR thinking about going downstairs for a not so healthy option :thinking:

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      Dem Babies Mama Da Bombshell Esq says:

      KY :waves:

      Cute doggie lady :waves: :D

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      The Master Beta :D says:

      I said hey y’all just don’t speak to me no more :bitchfit: :(

      Settle Down Beta, Settle Down
      I’m hungry :wail:

      :waves:
      ————–
      Esq, watermelon is enough until lunchtime :D *snickers*

    81. 81

      Razzle is that a man or a (wo)man in yor gravi yo? :lol:

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      Ty says:

      :cosign: Crickett

      @ Ky :wave:

      @ Razzle :rofl:

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      KK76 says:

      :hi: Ky! Anyone else looking forward to seeing Fruitvale Station tomorrow?

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      The Master Beta :D says:

      :newpost: come upstairs peeps

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      Ty says:

      @ Beta :wave:

      my bad :ashamed:

      @ Yall grab me a sausage biscuit with extra sausage :rofl:

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      MSVALLDAY says:

      I think she needs to go get those eyebrows arched properly. I got a girl in Atlanta that can hook you up Solange! Hit me up!

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      digal704 says:

      Mental health is nothing to joke about or make innuendos about.

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