The Black Eyed Peas On Break

The Peas have left the building…For now, at least.

Poptastic quartet The Black Eyed Peas have announced that they are taking an “indefinite break” from recording. Fergie made the announcement to a chorus of boos from the audience during a show in Staffordshire, UK earlier this week. The show was apparently “very special” as it would be the “last time we’re going to be in England for a long time.”

“We want you to know that we love you and thank you for the support you’ve given from the beginning,” she said. “…This isn’t going to be the last time you’ll see us.”

The split will be similar to the break the band took between 2005 and 2009.

“The @Bep will take a break after the beginning,” Will.i.a, Tweeted. “Just like we did from [albums] Monkey Business to The E.N.D… but it doesn’t mean we stop creating…”