Man Attacks Run the Jewels Onstage During Performance at SXSW

The rap duo was performing a song during their set at Spotify House when an unknown man appeared on the stage and tried to hit El-P.

AceShowbiz - %cRun the Jewels%' performance at the at SXSW in Austin, Texas was interrupted by a man trying to attack one of them. The pair were in the middle of performing a song for the crowd during their show at Spotify House on Monday, March 16 when the man suddenly appeared on the stage and attempted to hit %cEl-P%.

Don't fuck with @RUNTHEJEWELS #ForRealTho #TheSpotifyHouse #SXSW #WeLive #SpotifyHouse

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%cKiller Mike% saw the man and intercepted him before he assaulted El-P. Some people of their team later jumped on the stage and helped remove the invader who then hit random dudes in the audience before getting knocked to the ground by a security member.

Go to sleep trying to Run Them Jewels! #SXSW #RunTheJewels #CashThat #SpotifyHouse

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Following the incident, Run the Jewels continued the show. According to a concertgoer, El-P told the crowd, "We have no idea what that was," while Killer Mike added, "That was a f**kboy."

Later in the day, El-P took to Twitter to thank everyone attending their gig and apologize for the "brief interruption."

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