Machine Gun Kelly was groped by a fan during a performance for his Mainstream Sellout Tour in Oregon
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Machine Gun Kelly has announced he will embark on his maiden arena tour in 2022, which will include four performances in the UK and one in the Republic of Ireland.
A clip of Machine Gun Kelly (MGK) being inappropriately touched by a fan while on tour has gone viral.
The rapper, whose real name is Colson Baker, is currently on his Mainstream Sellout Tour, which kicked off June 8 in Austin, Texas.
After visits to New York and Arizona, he arrived in Portland, Oregon on July 21st.
The Bloody Valentine singer decided to go to the seating area of the stadium during his performance.
However, one fan apparently tried to grope MGK before pushing her hand away.
In which viral footage shared online by TMZ, you can see the fan in question trying to take a selfie with the famous rapper.
As the fan wraps his arm around MGK, he tries to back away from the crowd.
Then the fan seems to go one step further and grab the 322-year-old even tighter. trying to wrap her arms around his waist and touch his crotch.
Someone who appears to be security forces the fan away – and MGK breaks away from the crowd to continue their performance.
Many fan sites have spoken out in defense of MGK, writing: “He doesn’t owe us anything. He doesn’t need to go into the crowd, but he still does because he loves his fans.”
Another fan posted “some MGK concert etiquette” on his Instagram.
He wrote: “It seems some fans have forgotten that Kells is a person and not just an idol.
“I’ve seen too many videos lately of Kells being grabbed, touched and hugged during shows without his consent.
“It shocks me that fans abuse the privilege of him appearing in the crowd.
“I’m appalled that this behavior is coming from young women who should know full well how shitty it is to be touched without consent.”
The Papercuts singer will wrap up his US tour in August before heading to Europe and the UK, where he will perform in cities including Prague, Zurich, Paris, Birmingham, Leeds and Dublin.
- MGK is 32 years old and lives in Los Angeles
- Before music, he worked at the Mexican restaurant Chipotle
- His first hit was “Alice in Wonderland” in 2010.
- He is engaged to actress Megan Fox
- His net worth is $25 million (£20 million).
His career: Machine Gun Kelly (MGK) is an American rapper, singer, musician and actor.
MGK released four mixtapes between 2007 and 2010 before signing with Bad Boy Records, where he began releasing studio albums.
MGK now has six studio albums; Lace Up (2012), Standing Room (2015), Bloom (2017), Hotel Diablo (2019), Tickets to My Downfall (2020), and Mainstream Sellout (2022).
Lace Up peaked at number four on the US Billboard 200.
Bloom included the single “Bad Things” featuring Camila Cabello, which peaked at number four on the Billboard Hot 100.
Tickets to My Downfall marked his transition from hip-hop to pop-punk – when it debuted at number one on the Billboard 200, the only rock album that year.
MGK had his first acting role in Beyond the Lights in 2014 and has since appeared in Nerve (2016), Bird Box (2018), Big Time Adolescence (2019), The Dirt (2019), and Project Power (2020).
Last year he co-starred in the crime thriller Midnight in the Switchgrass with Bruce Willis and Megan Fox.
His low points: In 2011, MGK and two others were fined $230 (£190) each after the trio were charged with disorderly conduct at a Strongsville, Ohio mall.
A year later, the rapper was behind bars for just four hours for fighting after a concert in St. Petersburg, Fla. in January 2012.
And just last year, MGK was charged with battery after poking a parking attendant in the chest.
Apparently the 32-year-old got impatient while waiting for his car on the set of Good Mourning with a U – a film he is directing with Mod Sun.
However, no charges were filed as the parking lot attendant and no witnesses were physically injured.
His childhood: Colson Baker, better known as Machine Gun Kelly, was born on April 22, 1990 in Houston, Texas.
His parents, who were religious, moved all around the world, which means MGK has lived in Egypt, Germany and the USA.
MGK’s mother left him and his father when he was nine, so they moved to Denver to live with an aunt.
With his father struggling with depression and unemployment, MGK only had two outfits for school, which led to bullying.
He began listening to rap music during sixth grade at Hamilton Middle School.
He later moved to Cleveland, where he attended Shaker Heights High School.
His money: MGK has an estimated net worth of US$25million (£20million), according to the sources. celebrity net worth.
His property: MGK lives in Encino, Los Angeles with fiancé Megan Fox.
The couple live in a $7.5 million mansion they bought from Youtube Logan Paul.
The California mansion features an outdoor pool, wine cellar, seven bedrooms, eight bathrooms, a one-bedroom guest house and an outdoor kitchen.
You can watch a house tour here.
His Feuds: MGK has an ongoing feud with Eminem that began in 2012 after he called Eminem’s 16-year-old daughter “hot as f***.”
Eminem blacklisted MGK on a number of radio stations in the US, and since then both have released songs and diss tracks that relate to each other – including Eminem’s Not Alike and MGK’s Rap Devil.
He also has a feud with G-Eazy that began in 2018 after photos of MGK and G-Eazy’s ex-girlfriend Halsey surfaced.
G-Eazy dyed his hair blonde (like MGK) and released the diss track Bad Boy.
But MGK fought back the next day with a freestyle rap and photo of the pair captioned, “I f*** his girl now he look like me so overbearing.”
Last year at Riot Fest in Chicago, MGK called out Slipknot for being 50-year-old guys who wear “weird masks” and “talk” on stage.
This comes after Slipknot frontman Corey Taylor said in an interview that he “hates totally new rock music” and especially can’t take it when “artists failed at a genre and decided to go to rock” — a comment that MGK received upset.
His connections: He starred alongside Sandra Bullock in Bird Box, Emma Roberts and Dave Franco in Nerve, and Pete Davidson in Big Time Adolescence.
Blink 182 drummer Travis Barker has also played drums for MGK’s backing band since 2019, succeeding JP Cappelletty and Steve Basil.
He also starred in the popular song Papercuts that was released last year.
MGK and his fiancée Megan Fox are now often seen double dating with Travis and his wife Kourtney Kardashian.
In addition to solo tours, he also co-headlined the Justin Bieber Big Tour with rapper Young Thug.
Most recently, Willow Smith starred opposite MGK on Emo Girl in his latest album Mainstream Sellout which was released earlier this year.
His relationships: MGK was in a relationship with Emma Cannon as a teenager, and the couple had a daughter when he was just 18.
Casie Baker was born in 2009 and she remains a big part of MGK’s life, even living with him.
He had a two-month relationship with model and actress Amber Rose in 2015 and another brief relationship with model Sommer Ray in 2020.
MGK then met actress Megan Fox while filming Midnight in the Switchgrass in 2020 and has been in a relationship with her ever since.
In January of this year, Megan announced that the two were engaged.