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L'Wren Scott and Mick Jagger arrive at the Vanity Fair Oscar party hosted by Graydon Carter held at Sunset Tower on February 27, 2011 in West Hollywood, California. Mark Sullivan—WireImage/Getty Images

Rolling Stones Cancel Show After L'Wren Scott's Death

Mar 18, 2014

The Rolling Stones have canceled the first concert of their Australian tour following the sudden death of Mick Jagger's girlfriend L'Wren Scott.

Scott—a former model who reinvented herself as a sought-after stylist and critically acclaimed designer—was found dead in her New York apartment on Monday, in an apparent suicide. The same day, Mick Jagger, her partner of 13 years, landed in Perth with his band to kick off a tour of Australia and New Zealand. The group's first concert, scheduled for Wednesday, was canceled after Jagger learned about Scott's death. Jagger posted a note on his Facebook page Tuesday saying he was "struggling to understand" his partner's death.

I am still struggling to understand how my lover and best friend could end her life in this tragic way.We spent many...

Posted by Mick Jagger on Tuesday, March 18, 2014

The Stones are scheduled to play five more concerts in Australia, but it's not clear what will happen for the rest of the tour's scheduled dates. According to The Guardian, organizers released a statement that simply said, “No further information is available at this time and ticket holders are asked to hold on to their tickets until a further update.”

[Guardian]

From left: Mick Jagger and L'Wren Scott attend the launch celebration of the Banana Republic L'Wren Scott Collection hosted by Banana Republic, L'Wren Scott and Krista Smith at Chateau Marmont on Nov. 19, 2013 in Los Angeles.
From left: Mick Jagger and L'Wren Scott attend the launch celebration of the Banana Republic L'Wren Scott Collection hosted by Banana Republic, L'Wren Scott and Krista Smith at Chateau Marmont on Nov. 19, 2013 in Los Angeles.Jen Lowery—Splash News/Corbis
From left: Mick Jagger and L'Wren Scott attend the launch celebration of the Banana Republic L'Wren Scott Collection hosted by Banana Republic, L'Wren Scott and Krista Smith at Chateau Marmont on Nov. 19, 2013 in Los Angeles.
From left: Mick Jagger and L'Wren Scott at the Harper's Bazaar Women of the Year Awards 2013 at Claridges, in London on May 11, 2013.
Mick Jagger's daughters, Jade and Georgia May, accompany L'Wren and Mick at the annual Serpentine Gallery Summer Party co-hosted by L'Wren Scott at The Serpentine Gallery on June 26, 2013 in London.
From Left: L'Wren Scott and Mick Jagger attend the "Schiaparelli And Prada: Impossible Conversations" Costume Institute Gala at the Metropolitan Museum of Art on May 7, 2012 in New York City.
From left: Naomi Campbell, L'Wren Scott and Mick Jagger arrive at amfAR's Cinema Against AIDS 2010 benefit gala at the Hotel du Cap on May 20, 2010 in Antibes, France.
From left: L'Wren Scott and Mick Jagger attend a dinner celebrating Scott's spring 2010 collection at Norwood in New York City, on Sept. 17, 2009.
From left: L'Wren Scott and Mick Jagger arrive at the Vanity Fair Oscar party on Feb. 22, 2009, in West Hollywood, Calif.
From left: Rolling Stones frontman Mick Jagger celebrates his sixtieth birthday with L'Wren Scott in Prague on July 26, 2003.
From left: Mick Jagger and L'Wren Scott attend the launch celebration of the Banana Republic L'Wren Scott Collection hos
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