DaBaby looks on as his bodyguards ‘beat up’ a fan who had made ‘insulting comments’ to the rapper’s entourage after he was denied a photo with the ‘Suge’ star
- Video has emerged showing a fan who was allegedly beaten up by members of DaBaby’s crew outside Centro Nightclub in Massachusetts on Friday night
- There’s reports the fan had become overzealous in trying to get a photo with DaBaby, 27, and was turned down
- The fan is shown getting a severe beating after he ‘made insulting comments to the rapper’s crew and touched one of them’
- DaBaby is shown looking on before leaving the venue without performing
Video has emerged showing a fan getting beaten to a pulp by ‘members of DaBaby’s entourage and security team,’ outside a Massachusetts nightclub.
The alleged beating happened on Friday night before the Suge star was set to headline at Centro Nightclub in Lawrence, a performance that never took place.
TMZ reported that the altercation had begun after a fan asked for a photo of DaBaby, 27, who was born Jonathan Kirk, and was turned down.
The fan persisted by asking again and started throwing insults at DaBaby’s security.
No Show: Poster for DaBaby show at Centro Nightclub in Lawrence, Massachusetts on May 17. DaBaby reportedly left following an altercation outside the venue between a fan and his entourage
The fan reportedly took a beating after he ‘touched the hand of the rapper’s bodyguard.’
Derek Lemire, who was promoting the event for NTS Entertainment told TMZ that DaBaby left the venue without performing after the unidentified fan was severely beaten up by DaBaby’s crew.
An apology for the no-show appeared on an Instagram page dababyliveinlawrencema, mentioning a new date and refunds.
Lemire told TMZ that despite not performing, DaBaby allegedly took the $22,000 he was reportedly paid for the evening.
Some fans took to Instagram to post their dismay at DaBaby’s cancellation.
An apology appeared on an Instagram page dababyliveinlawrencema, mentioning a new date and refunds
Instagram user @themc_cez posts a story from inside the Centro Night Club at the canceled DaBaby show on May 17
Some fans commented on the alleged fracas outside the club on their Instagram stories
It was reported that DaBaby has a contract provision that allows him to pull out of performances if he doesn’t feel safe.
In the footage DaBaby is shown looking on as the man sustains blows to his head and body.
The condition of the fan is unknown but it is believed he was taken to hospital.
DaBaby is best known for his song ‘Suge.’ The song has had over 35 million streams on Spotify.
DaBaby, who was born Jonathan Kirk (pictured above). It was reported that DaBaby has a contract provision that allows him to pull out of performances if he doesn’t feel safe
In March prosecutors dismissed a case against the rapper in connection with a fatal shooting in a Huntersville Walmart, North Carolina.
Police said 19-year-old Jalyn Craig was shot and killed on November 5 2018 during a fight in the store on Bryton Town Center Drive.
DaBaby, was charged with misdemeanor carrying a concealed gun, according to court records.
DaBaby posted a video on YouTube shortly after the incident saying he was in the store with his children, aged 1 and 5 and their mother when ‘someone pulled a gun’ and tried to take his life.