Rescuesoftheweek Sometimes even celebrities need a helping hand!
A flat tire on his bike — and no cellphone — meant Dave Matthews was in danger of missing his own concert in 2013. Luckily for the 49-year-old, Emily Kraus and her boyfriend, Joe (below), came along and drove him to his band’s Pennsylvania show. The rocker thanked the longtime fans with front-row seats and dinner. Gushed Emily: “My cheeks still hurt from smiling!” Born to run … out of juice! The battery on Bruce Springsteen’s motorcycle died on a New Jersey road in mid-november. “I pulled over and said, ‘Hey, I think I know you,’” reports American Legion member Dan Barkalow, whose cycling group gave the 67-year-old icon a ride to a local pub, where The Boss paid for a round of drinks while waiting for assistance.
Kendall Jenner’s classic car ran out of gas last summer in Beverly Hills while she was driving around with a writer for Vogue. “That’s the drama in my life,” joked the 21-year-old, who called a pal to bring them to a gas station — where her interviewer helped fill up the tank! “That time our van broke down,” a member of Katy Perry’s entourage wrote on Instagram with a pic (left) of the vehicle after the group had to hoof it to the Coachella festival in 2015. Shouldn’t “California Gurls” like Katy, 32, have AAA?