The rap duo cancel in the UK for the second time this year...

OUTKAST have pulled out of the GATECRASHER festival on June 16.

According to BBC Radio 1 this morning (June 6), one of the duo has a hospital appointment in the US which clashes with the event.

The act, due to have headlined the Live Stage, will be replaced by Faithless, who will join Musiq Soulchild, Morcheeba and Craig David.

OutKast could not be reached for comment at press time. it as yet unclear whether this month’s other dates in London, at the Astoria (20) and Brixton Academy (21), will be affected.

The Gatecrasher Summer Sound System takes place at Turweston Aerodrome in Oxfordshire.