ITV • GETTYBritain's Got Talent 2018: Big Narstie apologies for shoving Robert White after live show
Big Narstie has said sorry after footage showed him shoving Britain’s Got Talent contestant Robert White following the semi-final show.
The 32-year-old rapper pushed the comedian out of his way on Wednesday night’s instalment of the show when he attempted to touch his wrist.
Soon after the incident, Big Narstie took to Twitter to set the record straight and told his 151,000 followers: “Hello high to the world, sorry if I came across aggressively last night.
“But I didn’t like my personal space being invaded in that manner [I] just followed natural reaction #BGMT God bless everyone, all love.”
His apology was met with mixed response, with one user writing: “Too little too late, you’re in the wrong industry, personal space my a***. It’s a fun show you obviously never watched and I hope will never be on ever again.”
“I don’t accept. You were aggressive earlier in the show and happy to invade other’s space; the shove was just confirmation of your nature," another added.
A third fumed: “No excuse, I hope they don’t book you again.”
Others were more sympathetic, with one tweeting: “Don’t have to explain yourself at all."
Another said: “You did nothing wrong."
Someone else commented: “You