Afroman's Tour Suffers Following Punching Incident

Here's rapper Afroman's mugshot after being arrested for allegedly punching a female fan who jumped onstage during his concert in Mississippi. The performer, real name Joseph Foreman, was booked for assault by Biloxi Police Dept after his show on Tuesday (feb 17). He's seen in this photo sporting a fluffy white robe ahead of being released on bail. Video evidence reportedly shows the woman hitting the ground hard after the blow, and she was said to have been left bleeding and crying. Soon after, 40-year-old Afroman was escorted off stage and arrested outside the venue. 
Pictured: afroman aka joseph foreman
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Afroman's Tour Suffers Following Punching Incident

Three of the rapper's seven upcoming shows have been canceled.

Published February 23, 2015

Afroman's tour has been taking a huge hit since his recent assault charge. Three of the seven venues that the rapper had scheduled for the coming weeks have already canceled.


According to TMZ, of the three axed shows, Ziggy's by the Sean in Wilmington, NC, boasts very Christian values that don't agree with the "Because I Got High" emcee's actions. Park Street Saloon in Hilliard, Ohio, also reportedly canceled Afroman's scheduled appearance just two minutes after seeing the now viral video of him punching the fan.

While another venue is yet to make a final decision, two others have confirmed that they are moving forward with the scheduled shows.

Afroman's Georgia concert on Wednesday night seemed to go on without a hitch. The rapper said, "The venue supported with excellent security and everyone had a great time."

Afroman was booked for assaulting a 21-year-old female concertgoer while performing in Biloxi, Miss., on Feb. 17. The victim has thereatened to take him to court. Afroman has since publicly apologized for his actions and is seeking anger-management rehab. is your #1 source for Black celebrity news, photos, exclusive videos and all the latest in the world of hip hop and R&B music.

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Written by Moriba Cummings


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