Drake has canceled his concert stop tonight (July 16) in Orlando, Florida, due to a death in the family.

A rep for the Toronto emcee issued the following statement:

“We regret to announce that Drake will not be able to take the stage at Universal Orlando Resort due to a death in the family. He hopes that his fans understand the situation he finds himself  in and know that he fully intends to return to the area in the future. He thanks Universal Orlando Resort and his fans for their continued support.”

Universal Orlando Resort informed fans that there would be no substitute performance.

Currently, the rapper is working on his upcoming album, Take Care.

HipHopDX offers its condolences to Drake and his family in this difficult time.

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