The influential makeup guru James Charles has been forced to apologise to the musician Alicia Keys after he launched a digital attack on her hours ago.
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Charles, whose career has been marred and marked by controversy, took to social media to mock Alicia’s plans to create a beauty brand for the everyday woman years after stopped wearing makeup in public to celebrate natural beauty.
Keys’ fans were enraged and used their platforms to bombard with James with insults and reminders of some of the disconcerting antics he has been accused of carrying out since his ascent to fame.
He issued an apology shortly after…
— James Charles (@jamescharles) August 6, 2020
Read some of the remarks which forced James to issue the statement above, below…
James Charles made micro-aggressive, racist tweets towards a Black woman and in his apology tweet you have white people calling him strong and admirable while accepting his apology.
Please white people for once in your life: pic.twitter.com/mO6XzrJl9F
— Antravis Bisou (@revivemilestone) August 6, 2020
James Charles sending nudes to a 14 year old and pretending to be the gatekeeper of the beauty industry and deny Alicia Keys from doing her own thing: pic.twitter.com/ZyP4K32dE2
— ✰ghost of sky✰ (@Iobaznyuk) August 6, 2020
James Charles unfollowed Alicia Keys when it was announced that she is coming out with a new SKIN CARE brand! Not surprised that it’s white gay men doing the most once again 🙄 pic.twitter.com/rwero6nS43
— AKEYS🖤 (@aliciakeysrox) August 5, 2020
Imagine Alicia Keys having this much TALENT caring about what James Charles has to say pic.twitter.com/DvJrLHq4cJ
— 🗝 (@DiaryOfKeysus) August 6, 2020
James Charles being loud as hell to subtweet Alicia keys but was quiet when little miss Charli and Dixie D’amelio announced their collaboration with Morphe, keep the same energy shishtar or shush! pic.twitter.com/qE4wWC03Xv
— 𝔎𝔞𝔶 🖤 (@kaysopinions) August 6, 2020