John Mayer withdraws from Prince tribute concert

John Mayer has pulled out of a Prince tribute concert after a "change of schedule".

John's promoter Randy Levy told the Minneapolis Star Tribute that the Your Body Is A Wonderland singer had been forced to withdraw from the concert which will celebrate the rock icon.

(Chris O'Meara/AP)

Stevie Wonder, Christina Aguilera, Chaka Khan, Tori Kelly and Prince's ex-wife Mayte Garcia are amongst those performing at the gig at the Xcel Energy Center in St Paul, Minnesota on Thursday.

The Purple Rain singer died in April of an accidental painkiller overdose at his Paisley Park recording complex in the Minneapolis suburb of Chanhassen.

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