Ouch! Paula Abdul Falls Offstage During Mississippi Concert

Ruben Ruiz
October 22, 2018

Ever the pro, the 56-year-old quickly got up and continued the rest of the show as if nothing had happened.

Paula Abdul took a terrifying fall off of the stage at a concert on Saturday night.

The Straight Up singer went straight down as she reached out to grab fans' hands at the front of the stage at the Hard Rock Live venue in Biloxi and lost her balance.

Her Straight Up Paula! tour was scheduled to resume Thursday in Windsor, Ontario. "C'mon!" she says while inching toward the stage perimeter before stepping over the edge and falling out of sight as viewers shriek in the background.

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"I am devastated that tonight's show can not take place due to an unexpected venue production issue that we learned about once we arrived", she wrote on Instagram on Friday, October 19.

She returned to the spotlight as a judge on USA talent show American Idol and now she's back on her feet and touring again.

"It's been decades since I've done my own tour, um, but I had a great taste of what it's like being on the road last summer with the New Kids on the Block and Boyz II Men, and had a great time". 2018 tour is the first solo tour Abdul has done in 25 years. "[Abdul] stated, she has been a dancer for years so falls and drops she has gotten used to over the years", the fan said. A video posted on Twitter by another fan showed her closing out her concert by telling fans that she will be "forever be your girl".

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