The NME cover star is injured while crowdsurfing at the end of his triumphant Highbury Garage gig...

US newcomer ANDREW WK was hospitalised after last night’s debut LONDON (October 23) show following an attack by a fan, NME.COM can reveal.

Though details are scant at present, it appears that at the end of the Highbury Garage gig WK, last week’s NME cover star, began to crowdsurf and was headbutted by one of the crowd. He spent the night in hospital but is believed to have been released this morning.

A spokesperson for singer could not be reached this morning, though a statement is expected early this afternoon. The extent of his injuries are unknown.