“The safety and well-being of my fans, my dancers and the public will always come first,” said American singer Taylor Swift when announcing that this Saturday’s concert in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, was postponed due to the death of a Swiftie in his first show.
The heat wave that hits this Brazilian city, but above all failures in the organization of the show, such as prohibiting fans from entering with bottles of water, are the reasons why the young Ana Benavides fainted before the concert on Friday and afterwards. his death was confirmed.
Through her Instagram stories, Taylor Swift released a message written in her own handwriting to inform that this Saturday’s show is postponed due to the high temperatures in this Brazilian city.
“I am writing this text from my dressing room in the stadium. “We made the decision to postpone tonight’s show due to the extreme temperature in Rio. The safety and well-being of my fans, my dancers and the public will always come first,” he expressed.
Hundreds of fans were already at the Nilton Santos Olympic stadium when the singer announced this decision to protect them from the heat wave.
The concert that is part of The Eras Tour will be scheduled for next Monday, November 20, according to the mayor of Rio de Janeiro, Eduardo Paes.
Yesterday, minutes after finishing the chaotic concert, Taylor also issued a message where she said she felt devastated to learn of the death of one of her Swifties after suffering from heat stroke.