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Lana Del Rey Broke Down On Stage After A Man Was Arrested For Allegedly Trying To Kidnap Her

"You can't let one person stop you from doing your favourite things."

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On 2 February, police in Orlando arrested a man after receiving a tip that he was planning to kidnap Lana Del Rey.

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According to tweets from the Orlando Police Twitter account, Michael Hunt was found "in possession of tickets to the Lana Del Rey performance and a knife", only a block away from where the singer was scheduled to perform that night.

OPD Media release on arrest of Michael Hunt, 43, who stalked, made threats against singer Lana Del Rey. Working of… https://t.co/I5sD07RsQ8

The show went ahead, with Lana taking to Twitter to thank her fans for coming.

Orlando! Fort Lauderdale! Miami! Thank you so much for coming out and making those shows totally crazy and keeping… https://t.co/RVzEVsJf6g

But at her latest show, Lana showed how the strain of the events had affected her, appearing visibly emotional while on stage.

lana started crying on stage talking about the stalker incident from a few days ago :(

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In between songs, she said that she was "actually feeling a little more emotional than I thought after what happened in Orlando".

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She continued, saying "But I just really wanted to be here with you guys tonight and actually, I was feeling totally fine and then I just got, I don't know, a little bit nervous right when I got on stage."

Asking fans to bear with her if she was "a little bit feathery" during the show, Lana then proved that she was feeling stronger by saying "I really do think it's important that you can't let one person stop you from doing your favourite things."

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I think we can all agree.