5 Really Weird On-Stage Controversies Of Harry Styles

Farzana Patowari

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Pop singer Harry Styles turned 29 today. Call him controversy's favourite child or just an on-stage chaos magnet; truth is, one must always expect the unexpected when Styles gets on stage. Here are five hilarious instances that are proof: 

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Pants Rip On-stageAt a recently-held  gig at Kia Forum, Inglewood, California, Styles experienced a rather embarrassing moment: His trousers ripped right at the crotch area! The singer apologised for the on-stage chaos that followed. 

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Ganja Alert In a rather strange episode, Styles claimed to have smelled weed at his Madison Square Garden gig in 2021. He further quipped that it  felt like NYC had legalized ganja, as it smelled "good in here".

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Revealed The Sex Of A babyDid Styles make a gender reveal of a pregnant fan’s baby at a live concert in 2022? Hell yes! The revelation came shortly after the singer reportedly asked his keys player to provide “some tense gender reveal music”.

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Lent His Mic To A FanDuring one of his Lisbon concerts, Styles lent his mic to a fan named Carl. The fan proposed to his girlfriend by singing, Can’t Help Falling in Love. This candy floss moment is one for the textbooks. 

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Helped A Fan Come Out Of The ClosetStyles won a million hearts for parading a pride flag on-stage and cheering his gay fan Mateo on for 'coming out' at his Wembley Stadium gig in London on June 19, 2022.