Fan Rushes Stage At Beyonce and JAY-Z OTR II Tour Stop In Atlanta
Bum rush the show.
Atlanta, GA – the Chaos unexpectedly occurred during Beyoncé and JAY-Z In The Execution of the II Tour stop in Atlanta on Saturday night (August 25). When the pair made their exit following a performance of their "APESHIT", a fan rushed the stage and tried to follow the two racks.
Some of the backup dancers soon realized what was happening and sprang into action to stop the man. Of security that is involved in the hectic situation, that there were some in the crowd believe a fight broke out on the stage.
You can see a white Man that comes in the stairs 😱😭 ! @bey_lite @beyonce @ashleycmeverett @dnaybisme @dance10jasmineh @jaquelknight @chrisgranted #jayz #beyonce #otrii #apeshit
A post shared by OTR TOUR II @beyonce (@otrtourvids) on August 25, 2018 at 9:55pm PDT
#OTRII the fight in the end!!! I need help dissecting this!!! pic.twitter.com/7MEiiQViKg
— Ken Kemp (@kenkemp22) August 26, 2018
I guess this is the time that it happened, but I don't see a fight pic.twitter.com/O0rHWz1a2K
— 𝕁𝕒𝕪• (@LipsTaco) August 26, 2018
The stage ran-fan was identified as Anthony Charles Thomas Maxwell, according to TMZ. The 26-year-old man was reportedly issued a citation for disorderly conduct, but not imprisoned.
Beyoncé's publicist Yvette Noel-Schure issued a brief statement on Instagram, letting the public know his former client and Hov were good.
"@beyonce and JAY-Z on stage this night in Atlanta," Noel-Schure wrote. "Thanks to all the fans for their concern. They are very well and looking forward to the show tomorrow."
@beyonce and JAY-Z on stage this night in Atlanta. Thanks to all the fans for their concern. They are very well and looking forward to the show tomorrow.
A post shared by Yvette Noel-Schure (@yvettenoelschure) on August 25, 2018 at 10:26pm PDT