- Fireboy DML has apologised to his fans following a mishap that happened in the middle of his performance at a concert in Lagos
- The YBNL artiste sent out his best wishes to fans that got hurt during the stampede
- Also reacting, the organisers of the show issued a statement to explain what led to the unfortunate development
Social media users woke up to the news that things did not go as planned during the stage performance of sensational singer, Fireboy DML, at a concert the music star was billed to perform on Thursday, December 19.
According to viral reports in the online community, a VIP platform at the event tagged Nativeland, came crashing down, while the YBNL act was performing his hit single, Scatter, off the Laughter, Tears and Goosebumps album.
Confirming the unfortunate reports, the artiste shared a post on microblogging platform, Twitter, in which he apologised to everyone that got hurt during the stampede.
"Things didn’t exactly go right at NATIVELAND ‘19 but i’m glad we could still vibe and have fun — massive thanks to all of you that came out for me and quick recovery to those that got hurt at the stampede. love and blessings," his post read.
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See tweet below:
Several internet users who also claimed to be at the event flooded their pages with stories of their harrowing experiences. Read what people are saying below:
Explaining what had led to the development, the organisers of the music show put out a statement in which they stated that an influx of ‘unticketed’ fans gained entry into the event, which caused an overcrowded backstage, and ultimately led to what happened.
Read the full statement below:
Meanwhile, Legit.ng previously reported that music lovers showered Fireboy DML with praises and adulation, over the release of his debut album. Many commended the music act for not coming short of the high expectations that have been set for him.
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