Drake Drops Europe

Drake has postponed his July Europe run, saying he wants to stick around the home front while his mother recovers from surgery.

Although the rapper didn’t offer details regarding his mom’s health, Drake did issue a statement saying he wants to be by his mother’s side “just as she supported me through the years.”

The Euro leg of “The Away From Home Tour” was to begin tomorrow at the in Arendal, Norway. Other stops included a July 4 appearance at London’s , a July 8 performance at in Liege, Belgium, and a July 10 gig in Kinross, United Kingdom.

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Pier Six, Baltimore, Md.

At this time Drake is still scheduled to perform in his native Canada, playing July 16 and the Molson Canadian Amphitheatre Aug. 1.

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