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Onstage Attacks: Justin Bieber And 9 Other Musicians Targeted While Performing

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Justin Bieber performs at the Telenor Arena, on the second night of the Norwegian leg of his "Believe" tour on April 17, 2013, in Oslo, Norway. (Photo by Julian Parker/UK Press via Getty Images) | AP/Getty Images

Live shows are the prime opportunity for fans to get some facetime with their favorite musicians -- but some inevitably get a little too close. The phenomenon happens all too often: an overzealous concertgoer rushes the stage or hurls something at the performer, sparking upheaval among the crowd and endless replays around the web.

The most recent example came May 6 when a Justin Bieber fan rushed the stage in what was later said to be an attempt to hug the 19-year-old singer.

It wasn't the first time a fan majorly overstepped concert decorum. Here's a look at 10 anxious fans who found it impossible to keep their love contained.

Musicians Assaulted Onstage While Peforming
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