The Extra List: 5 Shocking Stage Falls Caught on Tape!

Most professional artists know the pitfalls, so to speak, of performing on stage, but 16-year-old Symone Black, an "American Idol" Season 11 hopeful, unfortunately had her first taste of public stumbling when she apparently fainted and fell off the stage during the FOX show's Hollywood auditions Wednesday.

The credits rolled as a medic was called for and the rest of the audience looked appropriately stunned. Word has it Black was treated for dehydration and is doing fine, and will continue on the show this week.

Here are five other dramatic tumbles from some top performers, including Beyoncé, Pink - and even "Idol" judge Steven Tyler!

The Extra List: 5 Stage Falls Caught on Tape


The new mom fell down stairs on stage, face first, during a concert in Orlando in 2009, but jumped right back up to continue the show.

Mariah Carey

A newly pregnant Carey slipped during a 2010 performance in Singapore.

Kelsey Grammer

While hosting Disneyland's 50th anniversary celebration in 2005, the "Boss" star got too close to the end of the stage and fell off.


The singer was about to start performing her song, "So What" during a 2010 concert in Germany, but fell off the stage when her harness malfunctioned.

Steven Tyler

The Aerosmith frontman fell while performing some fancy footwork at a 2009 South Dakota show.