RiRi was performing “We Found Love” when she walked near the front row of the audience, when one fan latched onto her and wouldn’t let go.
The 25-year-old singer, who is on her UK leg of her Diamonds World Tour, walked near the crowd of Birminham’s LG Arena and one unidentified male fan grabbed onto her hand.
RiRi appears to have tried to walk on out of his grip, but resorted to smacking him in the face. Birmingham’s LG Arena as she performed ‘We Found Love’.
A fan attending the show tweeted, “[Rihanna] just hit someone with her mic on accident haha oops.”
Rihanna responded by tweeting, “Purpose! That bitch won’t let me go.”
The controversial singer angered fans at an earlier show in Birmingham on Monday after she arrived two hours late to her own show, following a night of partying with model Cara Delevigne at the Boujis nightclub in London until 3:15 a.m.
Rihanna’s Diamonds World Tour started in the US in March and will next be headed to Ireland, Europe, Asia, Australia, Africa and the Middle East.
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