Pop singer Bebe Rexha experienced a distressing incident during one of her concerts when an audience member threw a phone at her. As a result, she had to be taken to the hospital in stable condition, according to a statement from the New York Police Department provided to us on Monday.
The police confirmed that Bebe Rexha “was removed by EMS to an area hospital in stable condition.” In connection with the incident, a 27-year-old man named Nicolas Malvagna from New Jersey was arrested and charged with assault.
Fortunately, despite the ordeal, Bebe Rexha seems to be on the path to recovery. On Monday morning, she posted two selfies on her Instagram account, revealing a black eye and a laceration on her eyelid. In the caption, she wrote, “I’m good,” assuring her fans that she is doing fine.
The incident occurred during Bebe Rexha’s performance in New York as part of her “Best F’n Night of My Life Tour.” Fans who were present at the show shared videos and tweets describing how the event took an unfortunate turn. One Twitter user, Alex Chavez, expressed disappointment, stating, “Absolutely great show ruined by a fan throwing their phone at @BebeRexha.” Chavez also posted a video showing Bebe Rexha falling to the ground after being struck by the phone.
Another Twitter user, @RossBernaud, shared a photo of Bebe Rexha being escorted off the stage while covering her forehead. The post described the incident and expressed disbelief at the actions of the individual who threw the phone: “This is Bebe Rexha being rushed out of the concert venue here in New York City, someone threw a phone that hit Bebe Rexha’s face as she was leaving the stage. We were all enjoying ourselves, having a great time, and it’s shocking that someone would do such a thing
Fans of Bebe Rexha have rallied to support her, describing her as a resilient queen and sending their well wishes for her speedy recovery. Many fans took to social media to condemn the act of throwing objects at artists during performances. One Instagram user, @ajprattster, wrote, “People need to STOP throwing stuff on stage and at artists. I hope you heal quickly!!”
The incident has drawn attention to the issue of audience behavior and the need for respect and safety during live performances. For now, the focus is on Bebe Rexha’s well-being, and fans eagerly await her full recovery from this unfortunate incident.