The rising rap star is recovering after the assault in
San Francisco...

Diminutive rap LIL MO is recovering after being attacked by a man wielding a bottle on Friday (June 22).

The rising star, who has just released her debut album ‘Based On A True Story’, was attacked by a man with a champagne bottle as she got into her car parked in the backstage area of Warfield in San Francisco where she had just performed.

According to MTV.COM, Mo, who stands at just 4′ 11”, was treated at the California Pacific Medical Centre, where she required 20 stitches to the injury.

Mo has cancelled up her upcoming public appearances to promote the album. A police investigation is under way. At press time no one has been charged over the attack.