Enrique Iglesias Recovering After Slicing Hand on Drone at Concert

The superstar singer sliced open his hand due to the unmanned aerial vehicle while performing in Mexico.
2:29 | 06/01/15

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Transcript for Enrique Iglesias Recovering After Slicing Hand on Drone at Concert
We begin with Enrique recovering after that close encounter with a drone slicing open his hand during a concert and the drone was all part of his act. ABC's T.J. Holmes here with that. Yeah, robin, he is on his world tour called the sex and love tour. It needed doctors and nurses on Saturday night. He caught this drone in his hand like you said a part of the show but mishandled it. That's when the hasni injury took place and would not stop bleeding. He would not stop singing. This morning Enrique Iglesias is recovering from a freak accident involving a drone during his live concert in Tijuana, Mexico, Saturday. The 40-year-old singer slicing his hand open in front of 12,000 fans. Thing as peer to be going just fine. Iglesias was in the middle of singing "Escape." This video from a fan capturing that frightening moment when his hand gets caught in the sharp rotating blade. One of the biggest risk of using drones would obviously be if the drone were to malfunction but if it's going to be used more and more it's here to stay. Reporter: Take a look at this video from a previous performance showing what was supposed to happen. The superstar grabs the drone, spins around with it before letting it shoot up into the air capturing these magnificent aerial shots among a cloud of confetti but not this time. Watch as Iglesias tries to hold the drone teddy with his left hand then brings his right hand up and quickly tosses it to the ground. Iglesias immediately rushed backstage. His crew struggles to stop the bleeding. Do I have blood everywhere? Reporter: He tells them I couldn't feel the pain. I feel numb. I feel numb ? I can be your hero baby ? Reporter: But the chart-topping hero decides the show must go on. ? soldiering on with his hand till bleeding through the bandage for the next 30 minutes. Yeah, it looks nasty there. Get this. He is not going to miss a tour date. His next tour, wasn't scheduled until July. The 1st of July so gets time to recovered. What we didn't show you there was so much blood he actually drew a heart with his own blood on his shirt. No. As a symbol of his love to his audience, sure, but it was a nasty very serious injury. We haven't gotten an official update but it was pretty bad. Something to keep in mind of we've been talking a lot about drones. I've done the same thing and am always very careful. They're frightening. He's done it before. Goes well when it works. Didn't work this time.

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