17 Highly Talented Musicians Who Get Terrible Stage Fright and Anxiety Before Shows

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Top musicians like Rihanna and Adele sing to sold-out crowds whenever they go on tour. But despite performing in front of thousands and thousands of people on a fairly regular basis, they too suffer from anxiety from time to time and have their own ways of overcoming intense stage freight.
Whether it's listening to music, engaging in their favorite hobby pre-concert to calm themselves down or relaxing with their friends and family, these celebrities bravely go on stage and lay their hearts and passion out for the audience despite their anxieties. It's true that every minute of their performances is being judged by faceless people, but it's made easier knowing that the people in the audience are dedicated fans who genuinely wish the best for them and not haters hoping for them to fail.