Brockhampton have right this moment introduced they’re taking an “indefinite hiatus.” On Instagram, the LA-based mostly hip-hop collective revealed that their upcoming exhibits – on the O2 Academy Brixton in London on February 7 and each weekends of Coachella 2022 – might be their “final performances as a group.” They’ve additionally cancelled all the opposite dates of the 2022 world tour they introduced final 12 months.
Brockhampton got here collectively after group chief Kevin Abstract posted a be aware on the discussion board KanyeToThe asking if anybody want to begin a band. The many members who would go on to hitch the collective embody Matt Champion, Dom McLennon, Merlyn Wood, Joba, Bearface, Romil Hemnani, Jabari Manwa, Kiko Merley, Robert Ontenient, Henock “HK” Sileshi, Ashlan Grey, and Jon Nunes. After transferring to Los Angeles in 2017, the group launched all three albums of their Saturation trilogy. They signed with RCA in 2018 and launched three extra albums in three years, together with 2018’s Iridescence, their solely album to succeed in No. 1. on the Billboard albums chart. They additionally parted methods with Ameer Vann after dealing with allegations of sexual misconduct. Brockhampton’s final album was 2021’s Roadrunner: New Light, New Machine, which featured Danny Brown, A$AP Rocky, A$AP Ferg, Charlie Wilson, and JPEGMAFIA.