Garth Brooks: “Promoting an Album During These Protests Is Distasteful”

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The AP reports that Garth Brooks has postponed a Thanksgiving appearance on the Tonight show. Instead, the show will host Whoopi Goldberg and Tom Colicchio.
From Garth Brooks’ Facebook page

“We landed in NY last night to the news of the civil unrest that was going on in our nation. To spend the day promoting our stuff like nothing was wrong, seemed distasteful to me. I will gladly reschedule any or all appearances the networks will allow. Love one another, g”

8 Responses

  1. PC Pete


    What a tool–used the nonsense as an opportunity to promote himself, then acted like some PC saint.

  2. TheTruth

    Original draft read – “Not enough mirrors in my dressing room. I’m gone”

  3. Garth Brooks

    Too many idiots on the streets and not on my promo events.

  4. Grandpa


    We really need to reevaluate who we are as a species, let alone a skin color.

  5. so

    Cool, don’t promote it. Instead of promoting it by announcing that you shouldn’t promote it.