In response to the growing backlash, Bilal Saeed took to his Twitter account to address the controversy. In a statement, he acknowledged that during live performances, instances of misbehavior from the audience were not uncommon. Saeed admitted that he should not have left the stage in response to the incident.
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Pakistani singer Bilal Saeed throws mic at fans during live performance; issues clarification
“The stage has always been my whole world; I have always felt the most complete and the most alive while performing! I forget my sickness, stress, worries – I leave everything behind when I perform for my fans,” Saeed expressed in his post. “It wasn’t the first time someone was misbehaving in the crowd, but it was definitely the first time I gave the wrong reaction! I should have never left the stage. #theshowmustgoon,” the singer wrote.
The stage has always been my whole world l; I have always felt the most complete and the most alive while performing! I forget my sickness, stress, worries- I leave everything behind when I perform for my fans.
And no matter what,nothing should have come in the way of me and the…
— Bilal Saeed (@Bilalsaeedmusic) January 26, 2024
While some fans appreciated Saeed’s honesty and apology, others remained disappointed by the singer’s unexpected behavior.