Taylor Swift suffers from the same curiosity plaguing millions of white people in America. According to The Weeknd, Swift is obsessed with Black people’s hair, or at least, his.
In an interview with Rolling Stone, “The Hills” singer recounted meeting the country singer. “[The] whole time she was talking, she was kind of, like, petting my hair? I think she was just drawn to it — she must have been a little gone off a few drinks. And of course I’m not going to be like, ‘Hey, can you stop?’ I mean, it felt good! But when she started petting my hair, that’s when I was like, ‘I definitely need a drink.'”
While Swift’s affinity for Abel’s hair may seem innocent, Black Twitter wasn’t happy with the revelation. Here are some responses to The Weeknd’s revelation:
Taylor swift touching the weeknd’s hair without his permission doesn’t surprise me seeing as she likes to use black artists as props.
— meek’s inside voice (@delafro_) October 22, 2015
hearing abt taylor swift petting the weeknd’s hair made me fantasize about her asking about whether or not i shower with a hijab on
— Netflix and Kill (@geekylonglegs) October 22, 2015
What do you all think? Was Taylor out of line for touching The Weeknd’s hair, or are folks being oversensitive? Let us know in the comments section.
Who’s Really Delusional? Charlamagne Can’t Quite Comprehend Amara La Negra’s Colorism Issues
This is uncomfortable to watch.
Love & Hip Hop Miami star Amara La Negra stopped by The Breakfast Club for a chat about her life, career and experience with colorism. Unfortunately, the interview started of awkwardly when Charlamagne’s first questions was, “What are you?” You see, for whatever reason, the radio host was confused about La Negra’s Afro-Latina heritage. And while there’s nothing wrong with an honesty inquiry, it was the way he asked the question that was off-putting. But, it didn’t stop there.
Charlamange, along to co-host, DJ Envy, repeatedly asked the reality star what was her “struggle”, ignorantly assuming that colorism isn’t a thing anymore because of all the advancements in the entertainment industry that have occurred. Yet, and still, you don’t see artist of Amara’s hue celebrated on any Latina platform such as Univision or Telemundo. The host, with the exception of Angela Yee, then proceeded to deduce Amara’s issue to being a problem that’s “all in (her) head”, even referencing the success of Cardi B. as evidence of La Negra’s delusion. You have to watch this to believe it…
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