Los Angeles: Pop star Lady Gaga, who is
currently in New Zealand for her Born This Way Ball tour,
suffered concussion after she was accidentally hit on the
head with a giant pole by one of her backing dancers.
The 26-year-old You and I hitmaker was performing on
stage while attached to a rope hung over a vertically placed
When one of her backing dancers picked the pole up and
was turning it from its vertical position to carry it off
horizontally, Gaga raised her head and the pole came crashing
down on her, reported TMZ online.
She later admitted to the audience that she had hit
"I want to apologise. I did hit my head and I think I may
have concussion. But don't you worry, I will finish this
show," she said.
Gaga has already performed in South Korea,Hong Kong,
Japan, Taiwan, Philippines, Thailand and Singapore. Her
concert in Indonesia was cancelled after Islamic hardliners
threatened violence if the popstar performed.
Story first published:
June 11, 2012 18:04 IST