WASHINGTON — A watch for an eye fixed, and a hurled microphone for a thrown drink.
When a concertgoer threw a liquid at Cardi B, the American rap star didn’t hesitate: she instantly threw her mic on the offending particular person, in response to movies circulating Sunday on social media.
The incident, at a live performance in Las Vegas, made the influential rapper simply the most recent performer to endure such an assault.
Just lately, pop star Bebe Rexha was struck within the head by a cellular phone thrown by a New York concertgoer, and reportedly required stitches. And in London, somebody threw a bag containing the ashes of her personal mom at celebrity Pink, in response to media stories.
Cardi B, in a vibrant orange floor-length costume, was singing close to the entrance of a stage in Las Vegas when somebody, apparently a lady, threw the contents of a tall plastic cup in her route.
— Cardi B | Updates (@updatesofcardi) July 30, 2023
Visibly shocked however just for a second, the New York-born rapper turned and hurled her microphone on the particular person whereas cursing her out, as members of her safety staff jumped into the viewers.
On X, the social media platform previously generally known as Twitter, a number of posts warmly praised Cardi B’s response, saying it was time that performers react aggressively to such assaults.
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