Hanson Still Causes Near Riots
It wasn’t long ago when the spunky, long-haired brother trio caused young girls’ hearts to melt and fan hysteria comparable to that of J-Biebs, and it seems even after thirteen years since fans have been “Mmmboppin” along, the bros are still causing that commotion.
So what was all the fandamonium that cancelled a free concert at Manhattan’s South Street Seaport with Hanson and special guest? Find out more after the jump.
A free concert with performances from [lastfm]Hanson[/lastfm] and [lastfm]Drake[/lastfm] was cancelled Tuesday after twice the amount of fans excepted to show got out of hand and became unruly.
Concert organizers only expected about 10,000 fans to show up at the event, but got an unexpected surprise when close to 20,000 fans arrived and started climbing on rooftops, throwing bottles and smashed towards the stage.
The sponsor Paper magazine commented on the event saying, “Wow, the crowd was much larger than we anticipated, and unfortunately the show was canceled. But we will make it up to you guys!”
Now let’s throw back to a simpler time and reminisce to one of the biggest singles to ever hit the charts. Presenting: “Mmmbop”