Perez vs. Will.i.am, 2009
Plenty of people say they want to punch Perez Hilton in the face, but on June 21, 2009, someone finally did. At the after party for the MuchMusic Awards in Toronto, Hilton allegedly got into a
with a member of the Black Eyes Peas' entourage after Hilton dissed the group's latest album. In the lobby of the SoHo Met Hotel, Perez Hilton and Black Eyed Peas member Will.i.am exchanged heated words, and Hilton allegedly
Will.i.am a "f—ing faggot." A physical altercation broke out, and Hilton
: "I was assaulted by Will.i.am of the Black Eyed Peas and his security guards. I am bleeding. Please, I need to file a police report. No joke." He continued to update about the alleged assault, continually claiming Will had hit him. The next day, Black Eyed Peas manager Liborio "Polo" Molina turned himself into the police for the alleged assault, and Hilton
a tearful 11-minute rant on PerezHilton.com in which he said Molina had been the one who assaulted him.