Black Eyed Peas' will.i.am had to be evacuated from the Hilton Hotel in London tonight (01.07.11) after a fire broke out.
will.i.am had to be evacuated from his London hotel tonight (01.07.11) after a fire broke out.
The 28-floor building in the city's Park Lane was engulfed after a fire broke out on the second floor earlier this evening.
At least 20 firefighters attended the scene to tackle the blaze, which began in the kitchen on the second floor.
The London fire Brigade later tweeted: "We believe the fire at the Park Lane Hilton is now out but are still checking the hotel's ducting just to make sure."
Will was staying in the hotel ahead of his group's performance at the London Barclaycard Wireless Festival tonight â and made it safely to the stage where he tweeted a picture of himself with bandmates Fergie and Taboo.
London Metropolitan Police sources have said no one has been injured in the blaze and all the people staying at the hotel have been accounted for.