After Rapper's Arrest, Missouri State Calls Off Concert

April 15, 2015

Missouri State University on Tuesday announced that it was calling off a concert by the rapper Nelly, scheduled for next week. The university's announcement did not give a reason. But Nelly was arrested last week in Tennessee and charged with felony possession of methamphetamine, marijuana and drug paraphernalia. His lawyer has said that "we are extremely confident that when the facts come out, Nelly will not be associated with the contraband that was allegedly discovered."

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