AceShowbiz - Suffering wardrobe malfunction is not an uncommon thing for celebrities, be it actors, models or musicians. As for the latter, there are definitely times when their clothing misbehaves while they are performing on stage. The incident may be embarrassing considering that it happens right in front of a lot of people, but they already know how to handle such a thing.
Take Nicki Minaj as an example. The raptress is no stranger to exposing more than what she bargains for when hitting the stage, but she never lets the wardrobe malfunction disturb her performance. The Trinidadian beauty even jokes about it sometimes.
From ripped clothes and broken zippers, let's take a look at how these singers handle their wardrobe malfunction onstage.
Nicki Minaj was in the middle of performing her Eminem-assisted track "Majesty" at Made in America Festival when the top of her dress briefly slid to the slide. She quickly readjusted the top while staying on beat as if nothing happened. Joking about the incident, she told the crowd, "You know what? Let's go at it. They done saw my nipples at least 50 times tonight."
Britney Spears suffered a minor wardrobe malfunction when she belted out "Freakshow" at her Maryland show on July 13. Even though she already took a moment to adjust her top, one of her nipples remained exposed. Paying no mind to it, she kept on dancing.
Janet Jackson's wardrobe malfunction at the Super Bowl XXXVIII halftime show was probably the most controversial malfunction in history. At the time, Janet just finished performing with Justin Timberlake when the latter accidentally ripped off a part of her outfit, revealing her nipple. She quickly covered it up with her hand.
During Taylor Swift's performance of "You Belong With Me", her blue dress blew up thanks to fierce gust from the wind machine. She quickly patted down the skirt as quickly as possible and went on performing. Her action that time looked similar to the famous scene of "Seven Year Itch" in which the skirt of Marilyn Monroe's white halter neck dress is lifted by a violent breeze.
Cardi B was presenting Demi Lovato's "Sorry Not Sorry" performance at the 2017 MTV Video Music Awards when she suffered a major nip slip in her light pink strapless dress. She quickly pulled up her dress and held her hand over breast to make sure it didn't happen twice.
Lorde was happily chatting with the crowd at her Australia show, but her top refused to play along. "My, uh, shirt has become disconnected from my body," she said, turning her back to show the audience the state of her outfit. "Talk among yourselves," she continued before dashing to the side of the stage to fix the wardrobe malfuntion.
On the opening of her 2013 North American "Born This Way" tour, Lady GaGa's Versace catsuit was ripped and exposed her bottom. She was wearing fishnets underneath, so she wasn't completely exposed. Despite that, she kept on performing like nothing happened.
Justin Bieber was comfortably performing in front of his fans when his oversize trousers kept going down. Even though there were times that Justin did it on purpose, it was clear from his expression that it wasn't on purpose this time. Despite that, he kept singing while holding up his trousers with one hand.
Jennifer Lopez suffered wardrobe malfunction when she was soaking up the applaud at the end of her show at Planet Hollywood over the weekend. Even though she knew that her catsuit was ripped after she took a bow, she acted as if nothing happened.
While hitting the stage at The O2 in London back in 2014, Miley Cyrus' costume came undone in the middle of a performance, She quickly call for help from her wardrobe tam to fix the yellow leotard before wrapping herself in a long skirt.