Machine Gun Kelly and Microsoft issued official statements about the incident during Kelly’s in-store performance at a Microsoft store in Atlanta last week.
MGK was asked to leave the store after jumping on display tables and flipping off employees [for not carrying the iPhone 5?].
Here are the official statements:
Machine Gun Kelly: “Last Friday, I was asked to perform at The Source’s Power 30 reception and honored to do so. My only goal was to give a great performance. Contrary to what is being reported by the media, I did not stomp on any computers, damage any store property nor were the police called on my behalf. There was some confusion as to where I should perform. But, in the end, it was all resolved. I’d like to thank The Source for the opportunity and let the people at Microsoft know I meant no disrespect.”
Microsoft: “On Sept. 28, The Source held a private event at the Microsoft Lenox Square Store. We offer our stores as a venue for the community to use, and this event was not sponsored by Microsoft. While the artist’s behavior was appropriate for a concert, some of it was not appropriate in a store environment.”
You can check out footage of the incident below.