The Aussie star is glad she didn’t cancel the concerts after the tragedy
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is one of the few international high-profile stars that didn’t want to cancel the concerts she had planned in Japan after finding out about the tragic news about the earthquake/tsunami disaster.
It wasn’t an easy decision to make, as she confessed that she had to think "long and hard" about moving forward with the shows.Minogue
kicked off her Aphrodite-Les Folies
tour in Tokyo
on Saturday April 23, however the Aussie star admits she almost cancelled after finding out about the country's ongoing problems with aftershocks and a potential nuclear crisis: "I thought long and hard about it and it wasn't an easy decision to make. I was in shock like the rest of the world at the devastation here and in the end I wanted to come," Minogue revealed.
After the first concert, Kylie
tweeted: "Tokyo... You were a*m*a*z*i*n*g!!!! So emotional so fun so beautiful!!"
The day before the concert, Kylie
attended a charity gala dinner in Tokyo
to help raise money for victims of the disaster.Do you think Kylie’s decision was brave and courageous?