Jason Derulo Did Not Fall Down the Stairs at the Met Gala, But Twitter Really Thought He Did

Brian Bowen Smith
Jason Derulo

Somehow the Internet got the idea Monday that Jason Derulo took a massive spill down the red carpet stairs during the Met Gala and Twitter erupted with misguided laughter in response. It turns out, the singer was nowhere near New York. 

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The below image made it online with people saying it was Derulo in the white suit: 

 

But Derulo had a pretty good alibi on Instagram, saying he's in Los Angeles rehearsing right now:

Upon further inspection, it became pretty clear that the image is a white guy with shaggy black hair. It looks nothing like Derulo. And according to the Huffington Post, it's not even from the Met Gala -- it's from Cannes in 2011. 

 


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