Oh, how the mighty have fallen. Literally fallen. Like on the stage, off the stage, into the audience; these musicians and performers give new meaning to falling from the top. Whether it was the result of a complicated dance move, debris on the stage, or a result of old age, there are myriad musicians and celebrities who have tumbled on and off the stage while performing.Which singers have fallen on stage? Here's a list of the world's biggest rock stars falling. These stage accidents range from Madonna falling to Bono's stage fall, to Taylor Swift, Joaquin Phoenix, Britney Spears and even the most recent celebrity fall from Aerosmith frontman Steven Tyler.
In July of 2010, singer P!nk was injured in a harness mishap during a performance in Nuremberg, Germany. After being hooked up improperly, P!nk fell out of her harness and was dragged into a barricade. She was rushed to a German hospital following the incident, but tweeted from the ambulance that she would be fine.
To all my nurnberg fans- I am so so so sorry to end the show that way.I am embarassed and very sorry. I'm in ambulance now but I will b fine— P!nk (@Pink) July 15, 2010
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Rocker Marilyn Manson was injured at a concert in September of 2017 when a set piece crashed on top of him. The props appeared to be large metal guns suspended at the back of the stage. Manson was taken to the hospital on a stretcher and canceled his remaining tour dates as a result of his undisclosed injuries.
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According to fans at Dave Grohl's Sweden show in June, 2015, the Foo Fighters lead singer broke his leg during a fall but continued to perform. Photos show him strumming on his guitar while being attended by paramedics.
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During a 2010 concert, Aerosmith frontman Steven Tyler playfully bumped lead guitarist Joe Perry. Perry then retaliated by bumping Tyler right back, which sent the singer face first into the crowd. Tyler suffered head, neck and shoulder injuries, leading the band to postpone their next show, Tyler also suffered serious injuries in 2009 while performing the same song, "Love in an Elevator."