Do You Really Wanna Hurt Me: 15 Massive Tours Cancelled Due To Epic Injury

Rock ’n’ roll is a dangerous business! Just ask Lady Gaga, who spent the better part of this spring laid up in a wheelchair after injuring her hip, resulting in the cancellation of her epic Born This Way tour. The surgery sounded pretty rough, but we didn’t realize just how fearless Mother Monster truly is until she described the gruesome process in a recent interview!

  • Lady Gaga

  • Jessie J

  • Britney Spears

  • Prince

  • Adele

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  • Michael Jackson

  • John Mayer

  • Muse

  • Nicki Minaj

  • Eric Clapton

  • Eddie Vedder

  • Sonic Youth

  • Snow Patrol

  • Devo

“When we got all the MRI’s finished before I went to surgery there were giant craters, a hole in my hip the size of a quarter, and the cartilage was just hanging out the other side of my hip,” she told Woman’s Wear Daily. Oooof! Excuse us while we make faces/sounds like this forever. At least she’s back in the saddle, with a new single “Applause” due out August 16th. Unfortunately she’s not the only star who’s been sidelined after an injury. Head to the gallery above for 15 famous rock stars who had to cancel a tour after rocking a little too hard!

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