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FKA Twigs Slams Racist Trolls Via Twitter: “I Am Genuinely Shocked And Disgusted”

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FKA Twigs is fed up with the ignorant and hurtful comments written on social media about the color of her skin and how she looks. The gorgeous, English singer-songwriter who is currently dating Robert Pattinson, lashed out via Twitter on Sunday night and addressed being a target for racist trolls.

“I am genuinely shocked and disgusted at the amount of racism that has been infecting my account the past week,” she wrote. “Racism is unacceptable in the real world and it’s unacceptable online.”

Social media users have called the singer a number of disgustingly offensive words, from “n*gger” to monkey, but according to the 26-year-old, whose father is Jamaican and whose mother is English and Spanish, racism is always something she’s dealt with. “I never really saw anything wrong with how I looked, it was more that certain people pointed things out to you about yourself. Either your hair’s different, or the color of your skin, or your features,” she said recently told Dazed magazine.

Twigs added, “Half of my life I’ve had people staring at me because they think I’m funny-looking and ugly,” Twigs added. “The other half of my life I’ve had people staring at me because they think I’m fascinating.”

Twigs and Robert, who met through mutual friends, made their romance public earlier this month.

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Meet The Flockas! Waka And Tammy Get Their Own Show

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Waka Flocka Flame and his boo thang Tammy Rivera have graduated from Love & Hip Hop Atlanta and have landed their own reality show.

Titled, “Meet The Flockas”, the Mona Scott-Young produced project will focus on the rapper, his wife and her daughter Charlie.Waka had this to say about the show when Bossip asked:

“It’s not a scripted show. This isn’t something from the network. We control all this. It’s about time that the people see some real reality s**t. Thank God for Mona Scott Young. She definitely deserves some credit. Even to get the opportunity to get on the platform. But it’s up to you how to you to be represented to the world.”

(Shaaaaade to LHHATL) Looks like the Flockas are excited to show the world their “real” love. Will you be watching?

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