Run the Jewels Attacked During SXSW Show
Things went a little awry for hip-hop duo Run the Jewels during their SXSW performance yesterday (March 16) at the Spotify House when a man crashed the stage and tried to throw some punches at the performers.
According to reports and videos posted during and after the event, an audience member made his way onstage and tried to punch rapper Killer Mike. However, as quickly as the man made it on the stage, Killer Mike, El-P and the duo's security crew chased him off.
Watch Instagram videos of the incident below:
Killer Mike wasn't pleased with what happened and started a chant directed at the would-be assailant. El-P later apologized for what happened on Twitter.
While the guys are fine and are set on remaining in Austin for more performances.