While performing at Chicago’s United Center on Wednesday (7.05) for the opening night of his and 21 Savage’s It’s All a Blur Tour,Drake was struck by a phone thrown on stage.
Footage captured by a TikTok user showed the Canadian musician singing a rendition of Ginuwine’s ‘So Anxious when the phone struck him in the arm.
Born Aubrey Drake Graham, the multi-Grammy Award winning artist watched the phone land on the ground and then continued singing without missing a beat.
Now 36-year-old, the superstar rapper/writer is the latest in an ever-expanding list of performers in recent weeks who’ve had objects pelted at them while performing.
Bebe Rexha was forced to end her concert prematurely and go to the hospital for stitches after being struck in the face by a phone, while a concertgoer threw their late mother’s ashes onto the stage during a Pink concert at BST Hyde Park in London.
During her Las Vegas residency at Caesars Palace last weekend, Adele was insistent that audiences “stop throwing” objects at performers.