Acidents are prone to happen at any time of the day. And for entertainers, asides the regular wardrobe malfunction, one of the most embarrassing accidents that can happen is falling during performances.
In a period of 5 years, we can recall 7 Nigerian celebs that fell off stage during their performance at different shows.
1. Burna Boy
It may have happened in 2012 but the internet never forgets. Burna Boy was at the Headies and then, had a great fall and all the king’s men couldn’t put Burna Boy together again.
2. Seyi Shay
While performing her song ‘Yolo Yolo’ at the 2017 AFRIMAs, Seyi Shay had a great fall but regained composure almost immediately and continued dancing like nothing happened.
3. Small Doctor
The event was DJ Jimmy Jatt’s Jump Off and Small Doctor fell to his face while performing his song ‘Mosquito Killer’
4. Mr P
During their performance at the Beat FM Triple 9 concert in Lagos, the P-Square brothers were performing ‘Bring it on’ when Peter Okoye apparently stepped too close to the centre edge of the five-foot elevated stage and fell off. He tumbled and landed on the floor, hitting his back against the protective metal barricades used to shield fans from the stage.
5. Denrele Edun
Media personality, Denrele Edun has also been a victim of falling on the stage. He was a host at the Pink Matter fashion show in Port-Harcourt and decided to whip his hair to ‘Indomie’ by CDQ. Unfortunately, it didn’t end well for him as he landed on the ground.
6. Tonto Dikeh
When Iyanya had a concert in London, Tonto Dikeh was scheduled to perform at it. However, she appeared to be a little high and it ended up with her on the floor.
7. Ruby Gyang
In 2014, Chocolate City singer, Ruby Gyang had a fall during her performance at the One Mic Naija concert in Lagos. She was assisted up and continued with grace.