Rock In Rio has been forced to cancel the 2021 editions of its festivals in both Lisbon, Portugal in June and Rio De Janeiro, Brazil in late September. Both have been rescheduled for 2022, with the dates for Brazil being September 2-4 and September 8-11, 2022, and for Portugal June 18, 19, 25 and 26, 2022.

The 2021 edition of Rock In Rio in Rio De Janeiro was scheduled to include appearances by Iron Maiden, Dream Theater, Megadeth And Sepultura. Sepultura’s performance was slated to include an appearance by the Orquestra Sinfonica Brasileira, which is one of Brazil’s foremost orchestras.