The star is taken to hospital for stitches...

LIMP BIZKIT singer FRED DURST has had seven stitches in his face after being hit in the head on the stage in NEW YORK.

The band are currently on the road with Korn as part of the Back To Basics tour of North America.

According to MTV news, at the show at the New York Hammerstein Ballroom on Friday (November 21), the singer was performing ’Eat You Alive’ when someone in the crowd threw an object which struck Durst in the face.

Durst started bleeding heavily and struggled through the final two songs of the set before being taken to hospital for treatment.