Kid Cudi Plays Bonnaroo Despite New York Arrest

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MANCHESTER, TN - JUNE 10: Hip-Hop Vocalist Kid Cudi performs during day 2 of the Bonnaroo Music and Arts Festival at the Bonnaroo Festival Grounds on June 11, 2010 in Manchester, Tennessee. (Photo by C Flanigan/WireImage)

Kid Cudi arrived in Manchester, Tenn. late last night (June 12) and made it onstage for his scheduled 2 a.m. slot at Bonnaroo, despite being arrested in New York City earlier in the day.

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According to the AP, Cudi was arrested Friday on charges of criminal mischief and criminal possession of a controlled substance.

Yet despite the arrest, Cudi took the stage early Saturday, saying "I really wanted to be here tonight."

Cudi is expected to join Jay-Z for tonight's headlining spot at the festival.


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