Rihanna and Eminem kicked off their ‘The Monster Tour’ last night (August 7th) in Pasedena, California at the Rose Bowl and throughout the show almost 20 different people were arrested.
According to reports, the arrests at the show were due to outstanding warrants and intoxication-related charges.
“Seventeen people were arrested at the Eminem and Rihanna concert Thursday night at the Rose Bowl in Pasadena, police said. Five suspected scalpers were arrested, along with nine people suspected of public intoxication – two of whom were hospitalized for treatment of inebriation, police said. Two other arrests were made for outstanding warrants and another was for suspicion of spitting on an officer. The arrests were made before, during and after Thursday night’s concert.” (NBC Los Angeles)
Rihanna and EM performed for almost 3 hours straight.
“Over the course of two and a half hours, they ran through a comprehensive set list, that included classics like “Umbrella” and “Stan,” all the way up to recent hits like “Diamonds” and “Rap God.” There was a ‘lil something for everyone who came out. Here’s what went down at Em and Rihanna’s Monster Tour opening night.” (MTV)