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American Pie singer Don McLean drops out of NRA convention gig after filming

‘American Pie’ singer Don McLean said goodbye to the upcoming National Rifle Association convention in Houston, saying it would be ‘disrespectful’ to perform after a shooting at an elementary school in Uvalde, Texas, took place. kills 19 and two teachers.

“In light of recent events in Texas, I have decided that it would be disrespectful and hurtful for me to perform for the NRA at their convention,” McLean said in a statement to the Press Herald. “I’m sure everyone planning to attend this event is equally shocked and sickened by these events.”

“America needs real solutions and real leadership right now, not politicians and partisanship,” Trump said on his social media network.

The scandal-ridden NRA convention returns after a pandemic hiatus.

McLean is also known for the Vincent Van Gogh tribute, “Vincent (Starry, Starry Night)”.

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