Marc Anthony publicly apologized to his fans on Sunday after what he known as “a complete collapse of the streaming platform” that was to present his digital live performance worldwide over the weekend.
Anthony’s “One Evening Solely” present was promoted globally, with a visitor efficiency by Daddy Yankee. However Anthony later stated “overwhelming demand” brought on a serious tech glitch that saved the present from happening.
The singer pledged: “You’ll be able to relaxation assured that I’m doing all the things in my energy to guarantee that the people who spent their hard-earned cash have the chance to see the present as quickly as doable and can make it proper for you all.”
The snafu sparked on-line complaints by upset fans, and made Anthony a trending Twitter subject after they couldn’t entry the present.
The live performance was meant to begin at eight p.m. ET, Billboard reported, with round 100,000 estimated tickets offered. It was to stream through Maestro, a platform that beforehand supported 2020 reveals by Billie Eilish and Tim McGraw. However 90 minutes after the scheduled begin time, Anthony posted to social media, “We’re experiencing a delay.”
At 1:30 a.m., the pop star, 52, stated that the present was not happening, and issued an apology through social media.
Maestro didn’t instantly return our request for remark.
Anthony lately participated in a current InStyle cowl story on his ex-wife Jennifer Lopez, telling the magazine of her work ethic: “She’s the primary one within the room and the final to go away. The toughest employee I’ve ever met.” Eyebrows had been raised that the piece included quotes from Anthony and one other of J.Lo’s exes, Ben Affleck, however not Alex Rodriguez.
Quickly after the article, Lopez and A-Rod confirmed that they’d break up up — as had been solely reported by Web page Six a month earlier.