As we reported here, Easter Sunday (April 12) saw music mogul Diddy take to Instagram live to hold “the world’s biggest dance-a-thon” to raise funds for healthcare workers at the frontlines of the coronavirus pandemic.
And, while the event drew big names like Drake, Jennifer Lopez, Kelly Rowland, Megan Thee Stallion, and more, one found herself the center of controversy – Lizzo. When the ‘Truth Hurts’ diva turned to twerk, Diddy cut her off to suggest the action was inappropriate given the day and the audience. Yet, when model-actress Draya performed the same action later on the livestream, she did so uninterrupted.
His response led to backlash, with many branding him a ‘fat shamer.’ More inside:
First, there was Lizzo…
Then the backlash:
Diddy responded to the hoop-la by saying:
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