The “retroactive cancellation express” has pulled up to Destiny’s Child‘s door.
17 years after the peak of their ‘Destiny Fulfilled’ hit ‘Cater 2 U,’ the trio have learned the song is under scrutiny for lyrics some women deem demeaning while others suggest the Rodney Jerkins-produced track is anti-feminist and anti-progressive in its promotion of subservience.
As news of the unexpected backlash reached the desk of group member/‘Unexpected’ diva Michelle Williams, she took to Instagram to respond.
Hear her hilarious reaction inside:
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The video above was lifted after swarms of social media users commented on how “problematic” a number of 90’s and 2000’s female R&B songs were.
See examples below:
“ We’re canceling Destiny’s Child Cater 2 U “
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