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    20 Times Celebs Were Hit With Something Or Attacked While Onstage

    This has to stop.

    Throwing things at celebrities, storming the stage they're on, and doing anything that violates their personal space and boundaries IS NOT OK — but it does happen, unfortunately.

    Jack Harlow on stage

    Recently, it's been happening a lot more. Here are 20 other times celebs were attacked, humiliated, sabotaged, or hit by something onstage in front of everyone:

    1. When Kid Cudi stormed off the stage at the Rolling Loud festival after people kept throwing things at him onstage:

    JUST IN: Kid Cudi walks off stage after people kept throwing things at him during his Rolling Loud set

    XXL Magazine / GOOD Music

    Context: "If I get hit with one more fucking thing, I'm leaving," Cudi said before someone threw something. He then stormed off, and the crowd booed him.

    2. Obviously, when Will Smith smacked Chris Rock at the 2022 Oscars:

    VIA JAPANESE TELEVISION: The uncensored exchange between Will Smith and Chris Rock


    Context: Chris made an offensive joke about Jada Pinkett-Smith looking like "G.I. Jane." Jada has been open about her struggles with alopecia, which causes hair loss. She looked as if the joke hurt her feelings, which led to Will storming the stage.

    3. When Justin Bieber was hit with a bag of Sour Patch Kids and a T-shirt at the 107.9 the End's show in 2010:

    4. When Harry Styles was hit with a water bottle onstage in 2015:

    A long-haired Harry holding a microphone and then ducking

    5. When someone threw a lemon at Ariana Grande during her 2019 Coachella set:


    Republic Records / Via Twitter: @KayleighPerezz

    Context: During her final Coachella performance, while singing "Break Your Heart Right Back," Ariana was hit by a lemon. "What the fuck? That’s 'cause one of y’all threw a lemon at me. Shit," she said.

    6. When someone threw their phone at Bebe Rexha's face, causing her to need stitches:

    Twitter: @BuzzingPop
    Context: While performing, a man threw his phone at Bebe. She was rushed to the hospital and needed stitches. The man was arrested and charged with assault.

    7. And when a fan slapped Ava Max while she was performing in Los Angeles:

    Twitter: @SourceAvaMax
    Context: While performing "The Motto," Ava was slapped by a man, who was then taken off by security. Details are still unfolding.

    8. When someone threw something at Lady Gaga and she seemingly had an invisible force field that prevented her from getting hit with something.

    CONFIRMED: Gaga has an invisible force field that protects her from dangerous objects as shown in the video

    @noah3020 / UMG / Via Twitter: @noah3020

    Context: Gaga went viral for seemingly blocking something at her show with a force field.

    9. When Beyoncé was grabbed onstage by a fan in Brazil in 2013:

    Blurry image of person embracing Beyoncé onstage

    10. And another fan slapped Beyoncé on the butt during the same tour in Denmark:

    View this video on YouTube

    Context: A fan slapped Beyoncé on the butt during her performance of "Irreplaceable," to which she said, "I will have you escorted out of here now."

    11. When Dave Chappelle was attacked with a replica gun that had a blade during the 2022 Netflix Is a Joke festival:

    #davechappelle attacked at #hollywoodbowl #netflixisajoke

    Twitter: @abazar

    Context: As Dave was introducing the artist duo Yasiin Bey and Talib Kweli, a man attacked him. A group of 10 or so attendees then beat the man on the ground as security rushed in to handle the situation.

    12. When Burt Reynolds threw his drink on Marc Summers:

    Marc saying "I'm still married, by the way" to Burt on the talk show, and Burt pouring his drink on Marc's shirt

    13. When a fan stole Billie Eilish's ring during her ACL Festival show in 2019:

    billie realizing her ring had been stolen a year ago today (october 12, 2019)

    Interscope Records / Via Twitter: @eilishrewind

    Context: "Somebody stole my fucking ring," Billie said. "Ugh, guess that's my fault. Keep that shit. Take care of that shit."

    14. When someone threw a plastic boob at Billie:

    Twitter: @flowersforbil
    Context: While singing "Lost Cause," Billie got hit by this plastic boob. She acknowledged it, shook her head, and walked away.

    15. When Sharon Osbourne threw a drink on Megan Hauserman on the Charm School reunion stage:

    Sharon standing up and throwing a drink on a seated Megan

    16. When a fan stormed the stage during Mariah Carey's 2012 performance of "Hero" in Monaco:

    Blurry image of Mariah being hugged by someone onstage

    17. When a fan STORMED the stage during Taylor Swift's performance of "We Are Never Ever Getting Back Together" on the Red tour:

    18. And when a fan grabbed her legs during her 1989 Tour:

    View this video on YouTube

    Hisham Bawardi / Via

    Context: While performing "Bad Blood," a fan grabbed Taylor's legs and startled her. The video ends shortly after, but hopefully, security escorted them out.

    19. When someone threw a shoe at DaBaby while he was onstage at the Rolling Loud festival:

    @megan_rapoza @asiasenee_ @jackharlow “I think he said adidas” 😂😂

    Rolling Loud / Via Twitter: @iambryantb

    Context: In a now-infamous line, DaBaby responded, "Who the fuck threw that motherfucking, busted-ass goddamn Adidas?"

    20. And lastly, when someone threw some object at Jack Harlow during his show:

    Twitter: @megan_rapoza

    Context: Someone threw an object at Jack while he was onstage. He handled the situation well, citing DaBaby's now-infamous Adidas line.