Universal Republic Records artist Damian “Jr. Gong” Marley, along with brothers Steven Marley and Julian Marley released a statement that contrary to previous reports, due to “circumstances beyond their control,” the trio will not be appearing at Miami, Florida’s Nine Mile Music Festival on March 3.

The 19th annual Reggae music festival will still reportedly include appearances from Wale, Melanie Fiona and Burning Spear.

(February 22)

UPDATE: Today (Februaru 29) Damian “Jr. Gong” Marley, Stephen Marley and Julian Marley announced that after previous statements, the three brothers will in fact perform at Nine Mile Music Festival. Stephen stated, “We are in it for the love.”