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August 28, 2018

Watch: Lil Uzi Vert read a few pages from the Bible after a fan threw one on stage

One particularly inspired fan gave Uzi some new reading material

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Lil Uzi Vert, seen above performing in London, is among the latest group of acts added to the lineup for Made In America 2019, which takes place on the Ben Franklin Parkway in Philadelphia on Labor Day weekend.

North Philadelphia native Lil Uzi Vert was performing in Connecticut over the weekend when one particularly moved fan wanted to share some literature with the rapper.

A fan – who clearly thought ahead – tossed a Bible up on stage, missing Uzi by a few feet to his right, a lucky thing because The Good Book is pretty hefty.

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Uzi, always looking for new inspiration, decided to pick up the Bible and read a few pages as he continued to perform his breakout song, "XO Tour Llif3."

You can watch the 24-year-old's improv performance below:

The question, of course, is what book Uzi opened to. Maybe a little Deuteronomy? Perhaps a bit of Lamentations?

If nothing else, it's a pretty impressive display of multi-tasking. As fellow rap star Kanye West told us in June, being able to focus on two things at once is always a plus.

Keep doing your thing, Uzi.

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