Lionel Richie cancels Las Vegas performance due to California wildfires

Posted at 1:42 PM, Dec 06, 2017
and last updated 2017-12-06 13:57:37-05

Lionel Richie won't be performing at Planet Hollywood on Wednesday, according to a press statement from Caesars Entertainment and Live Nation.

"Due to the devastating California Wildfires, and helping family evacuate to a safer place, I unfortunately have to cancel my show tonight," Richie said in the statement.

Richie still plans on performing Dec. 8, 9, 13, 15, and 16 at Planet Hollywood. Tickets will be refunded at the original point of purchase.