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OTRC: Will.i.am evacuated from burning hotel in London

Will.i.am appears in an undated photo posted on his official Facebook page. (Facebook.com/william)

Will.i.am of the Black Eyed Peas was evacuated from his London hotel on Friday after the building caught on fire.

The Black Eyed Peas performed at Hyde Park's sold-out Wireless Festival after the front man's was escorted from the nearby 28-story Park Lane Hilton, where he was staying.

Will.i.am, 36, was unharmed and posted a photo from the performance on Twitter, writing "I'm dj'n in the sky hovering over 60 thousand people in hyde park."

According to People magazine, no one was injured in the fire, but at least 1,500 guests and staff were evacuated and the fire began in the hotel's second floor kitchen.

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