Cee Lo Green and Lupe Fiasco pull out of SXSW

Janelle Monae and B.O.B step in to replace them at Texan event

Cee Lo Green and Lupe Fiasco have both pulled out of their appearances at this week’s South By South West festival.

Cee Lo Green announced last night (March 16) that he wouldn’t be appearing at the event, via Twitter.com/ceelogreen. He was due to appear at the city’s La Zona Rosa venue at midnight (CDT) tonight.

Lupe Fiasco has also cancelled his appearance, tweeting from Twitter.com/LupeFiasco: “Doctor still has me on voice rest, so I won’t be at South By Southwest.” He was due to play the same event as Green.

The pair will be replaced by B.O.B and Janelle Monae. See Sxsw.com for more information.