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Celebrities injured while performing

You might think performers have cushy jobs, singing and acting for a living. But dancing in heels, working near flaming special effects and pulling off stunts can prove dangerous. These stars have experienced firsthand the on-the-job hazards that come with the territory.

Enrique Iglesias

Enrique Iglesias continued to perform after being injured
Photo Credit: AP / Francis Ramsdan

Enrique Iglesias continued to perform after being injured May, 30, 2015, during a concert in Tijuana, Mexico. At one point, he held his bloodied and bandaged right hand behind his back. A representative for the singer said Iglesias was "semi-treated" offstage after his fingers were sliced when he grabbed a drone during the concert.

Carrie Underwood

Carrie Underwood caught her high heel in her
Photo Credit: AP, left; and Carrie Underwood via Twitter

Carrie Underwood caught her high heel in her costume and slipped backward on Sept. 6, 2013, during a concert in Texas. She later tweeted a photo of her foot and an uplifting message to her fans: "Good news, it's not broken . . . AND I got some new footwear!"

Jennifer Lawrence

While filming
Photo Credit: Getty Images / Robyn Beck

While filming "The Hunger Games: Mockingjay, Part 1" in late 2013, actress Jennifer Lawrence choked on fumes from a faulty fog and smoke machine, according to media reports at the time.

Gene Simmons

Gene Simmons set his hair ablaze during a
Photo Credit: AP / Christopher Barth

Gene Simmons set his hair ablaze during a New Year's Eve concert on Dec. 31, 1973, at the Academy of Music in Manhattan. That was the first time Simmons attempted his now-signature fireball trick during a Kiss concert, but it wasn't the only time things went awry: Simmons has said the stunt has resulted in similar accidents at least a half dozen times since.

Michael Clifford

Michael Clifford, a guitarist with 5 Seconds of
Photo Credit: @Michael5SOS via Twitter

Michael Clifford, a guitarist with 5 Seconds of Summer, was burned Saturday evening, June 13, 2015, when his hair caught fire during pyrotechnics at a concert in London's Wembley Arena.

Beyonce

Beyonce took a spill down a flight of
Photo Credit: AP

Beyonce took a spill down a flight of stage steps during a 2007 concert in Florida (but continued singing as if nothing had happened) and got her hair caught in the an onstage fan during a 2013 show in Montreal. She kept singing "Halo," while staff worked to detangle her hair from the blades of the fan.

Dave Grohl

Foo Fighters' Dave Grohl is shown on a
Photo Credit: AP / Erik Abel

Foo Fighters' Dave Grohl is shown on a big screen talking in a microphone after falling from the stage, during the band's concert on Friday, June 12, 2015, at Nya Ullevi, a stadium in Goteburg, Sweden.

Shia LaBeouf

Shia LaBeouf received stitches to his head and
Photo Credit: Getty Images

Shia LaBeouf received stitches to his head and hand after suffering an injury on the North Dakota set of the film ?American Honey.? A publicist for LaBeouf said on Wednesday, June 24, the actor?s injuries were ?minimal.? The accident occurred while shooting a scene scene in which the actor was to put his head through a glass window.

Madonna

Madonna fell down a flight of stairs on
Photo Credit: AP / Yui Mok

Madonna fell down a flight of stairs on Feb. 25, 2015, during a performance at the Brit Awards 2015 in London. She was reportedly unhurt and finished the set.

Ben Stiller

Ben Stiller was bitten on the face by
Photo Credit: Getty Images

Ben Stiller was bitten on the face by a ferret during the filming of the 2004 film, "Along Came Polly." He had to undergo rabies shots.

Steven Tyler

Steven Tyler suffered head, neck and shoulder injuries
Photo Credit: Getty Images / Kevork Djansezian

Steven Tyler suffered head, neck and shoulder injuries after falling off stage while dancing during a 2009 performance in South Dakota.

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