Bebe Rexha began her Best F*n Night Of My Life tour on May 31, following the April 28 release of her Bebe album, and the pop star’s experience was living up to the title heading into Sunday night, June 18.
Unexpected Incident Interrupts Rexha’s Concert
“Not trying to be corny, but I’m definitely having the best f*cking tour of my life,” Rexha captioned an Instagram carousel. “Seeing your faces every night just makes me happy and my heart is so full. Alsooooo I’m Good is 6X platinum in Canada. Blessed.” However, the night took an unfortunate turn when Rexha was hit in the face by a fan-thrown phone while performing “I’m Good (Blue),” her aforementioned platinum-certified 2022 hit with David Guetta. Her headlining set at The Rooftop at Pier 17 in New York, New York ended prematurely because Rexha was injured.
Bebe Rexha gets injured on stage after a fan threw their phone at her. pic.twitter.com/jaZ2cigtJy— Pop Crave (@PopCrave) June 19, 2023
Rexha Shows Resilience despite Injury
Rexha updated fans on her condition today, June 19, with two Instagram photos and the clever caption, “I’m good.” Despite a gnarly black eye and a notable cut between her eyelid and eyebrow, she was giving a thumbs up, demonstrating her resilience in the face of adversity.
This is Bebe Rexha being rushed out of the concert venue here in NYC after someone threw a fucking phone and hit her face as she was leaving the stage. We were all having a hell of a good time and so was Bebe, we were all having a blast, I mean who would even do that??? We hope… pic.twitter.com/QQk2DanPdu— Ross (@RossBernaud) June 19, 2023
Outpouring of Support from Fans and Celebrities
The comments section is filled with words of encouragement for the singer. Betty Who wrote, “please no one throw things at this beautiful woman unless they are bras!!” Jamie Lynn Spears left a clapping-hands emoji, bicep-flexing emoji, and a silver heart emoji, while Lauren Jauregui expressed her shock and sympathy, saying, “Dude what the fck?!? I’m so sorry babe [upset emoji] so fcked up.”
Arrest Made in Connection with the Incident
According to ABC News, 27-year-old Nicolas Malvagna has been “arrested and charged with assault for allegedly throwing the cellphone at Rexha.” He is expected to be arraigned Monday, as reported by the news outlet.
Bebe Rexha is a talented American singer, songwriter, and record producer. Born on August 30, 1989, in Brooklyn, New York, Rexha gained prominence as a songwriter for various artists before embarking on her own successful solo career. Known for her powerful vocals and versatile musical style that incorporates elements of pop, rock, and R&B, Rexha has delivered numerous hit songs, including “Meant to Be” with Florida Georgia Line, “I’m a Mess,” and “In the Name of Love” with Martin Garrix. With her distinct voice and undeniable talent, Bebe Rexha continues to captivate audiences worldwide.