Billie Eilish has found herself in some hot water.
For, a video surfaced appearing to show her mouthing a racist slur and she has now released an apology over the incident.
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In the video, Eilish appears to mouth an anti-Asian slur featured in Tyler, the Creator’s 2011 song ‘Fish,’ and is filmed speaking in an affected voice.
She has since released a statement apologizing, saying:
“I am appalled and embarrassed and want to barf that I ever mouthed along to that word. This song was the only time I’d ever heard that word as it was never used around me by anyone in my family.”
“Regardless of my ignorance and age at the time, nothing excuses the fact is that it was hurtful. And for that I am sorry.”
“I not only believe in, but have always worked hard to use my platform to fight for inclusion, kindness, tolerance, equity and equality We all need to continue having conversations, listening and learning. I hear you and I love you. Thank you for taking the time to read this.”
Her entire statement can be found below…