Christina Milian‘s soulmate Matt Pokora is facing digital heat on social media after comparing a traditional African hairstyle sported by her daughter to the deadly Coronavirus.
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Milian’s daughter was sporting Bantu Knots when she Pokora took to the net to liken them to the virus’ cellular makeup.
The upsetting video made its way to Twitter where thousands published tweets condemning the singer for making the offensive comparison.
Matt Pokora, a French singer, compared his black step-daughter's hair to the #COVIDー19 and he's now trying to brush it under the rug.
Please RT this. I'm tired of the casual racism in French entertainment. pic.twitter.com/CJYhZm74vb
— beyjoonist⁷ (@deIeteituugIy10) April 2, 2020
Il a compare le coupe de cheveux de la fille de christina milian au corona virus
— Portgas D. Veezyr (@YoungVeezyr) April 2, 2020
La petite moquerie ignorante de matt Pokora ne fait pas le poids contre une armée de toubab prêts à aller faire des test de vaccins contre le coronavirus en Afrique . Revisitez vos priorités. ?
— Quiet Storm (@DiicedPineapple) April 3, 2020
Watch the video below to learn more about the cultural significance of the hairstyle.