I was disappointed by the benign review that critic Glenn Gamboa wrote regarding "KTUphoria 2015" at Jones Beach, where Pitbull was a no-show ["Singing in the rain," News, June 1].

Gamboa said that, "Pitbull's cancellation allowed Shaggy and Ricky Martin to extend their sets." That's an interesting way of phrasing the facts.

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As soon as performer Jason Derulo announced that Pitbull would not be appearing, the overwhelming majority of the audience made a mass exodus. Pitbull was the headliner; all of the other acts were enjoyable, but they weren't the reason people came.

I hope Pitbull's fans receive at least a partial refund.

Debbie Cohen-Goldstein, North Massapequa