Can anyone think of a good Kravitz penis pun?
Andrew Trendell

15:08 4th August 2015

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Lenny Kravitz fans got more than they bargained for when the guitar icon suffered a most unfortunate wardrobe malfunction and his penis was exposed on stage. 

The 'American Woman' rocker was performing at Gröna Lund theme park in Stockholm last night (Monday 3 August) when his trousers split open during the first song.

With his penis obviously on show, he was forced to leave the stage for a short while to change his trousers. 

“The producer stepped up and said that they had some problems on stage. A bit later Kravitz came out wearing other trousers. He said 'sorry, I ripped my trousers',” a fan named Sara told the Expressen.

“It was insane, I killed myself laughing. And then I called my mum who was there at the show as well. Her reaction was the same and she almost killed herself laughing too."

We struggled to think up any good Lenny Kravitz penis puns. All suggestions are welcome. 

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