Chicago-area concert-goers are rather less than glad right now after Erykah Badu reportedly defended R. Kelly at size throughout a present within the Windy City on Saturday night time.
According to attendees within the theater on the Aragon Ballroom in Chicago, Badu reportedly criticized the outcry in opposition to R. Kelly following Surviving R. Kelly, and repeatedly requested the viewers open-ended questions in regards to the revelations.
According to at least one concert-goer, Badu stated at one level (beneath):
“What if one of the people who was assaulted by R Kelly becomes an offender? We gonna crucify them too?”
Another one claimed that the instructed the group at one level to “keep [their] opinion to [themselves]”.
Check out extra reactions from the live performance itself (beneath):
I actually wish to say how a lot i beloved Erykah Badu’s live performance tonight.
But i can’t recover from how she tried to justify and defend R. Kelly’s actions and fame throughout her set… I’m so dissatisfied…
— jacque (@jacquemarquez_) January 20, 2019
she talked about r kelly and we boo’d so she ought to’ve recognized the temp of the room then
— IG: @boydonavin (@boyDonavin) January 20, 2019
This comes a pair days after Badu posted a very cryptic remark to her personal Instagram web page together with a pic of herself (beneath):
In mild of this controversy, possibly that remark now makes somewhat extra sense?
Regardless, Twitter is letting her HAVE IT proper now (beneath):
Let’s not neglect Erykah Badu was all for sufferer blaming younger women for grown males not having the ability to management their fucking eyes. I see precisely why she sides with R Kelly. She been allow us to knew her ideas 💭 pic.twitter.com/UjLGhJDj7A
— 30s L A M E 🥀🌑 (@majistiii) January 20, 2019
— 🛹 (@meechskates) January 20, 2019
Erykah Badu would not make music for black girls. She makes music for hotep males who assume they know what’s greatest for black girls. 💔
— Highly Critical (@GothicIntellect) January 20, 2019
We have to actually be careful for celebrities like @fatbellybella sis went from telling us kids are answerable for the sexualization of their clothes and is now blatantly telling us she’s going to like her rapist pal regardless
— TJ (@indigotawn) January 20, 2019
Erykah Badu actually don’t like black girls as she pretends she does.
— Hefty Bag Shawty (@Myrtle_Urkel) January 20, 2019
Erykah Badu’s mindset is similar numerous older black girls have about “these fast ass girls” and why a lot incest/assault goes ignored within the black group.
— Sydney Jasmine ⚜️ (@WarnTheWorld) January 20, 2019
Erykah Badu saying she nonetheless loves R Kelly doesn’t shock me. This is similar lady who noticed “something good in Hitler”…. ☠️
— 🇭🇹Seeester-In-Chief 🇭🇹 (@TheJessieWoo) January 20, 2019
Y’all gotta cease touting Erykah Badu as some ethereal muva earth bitch. The veil been down. Her thought processes are violent. I really feel sorry for her daughters
— thicko mode (@jojobaoilhoney) January 20, 2019
present temper trigger now I gotta cancel Erykah Badu trigger she help R.Kelly 😭 pic.twitter.com/HQ6AS1iEzG
— babygirl lei ✨ (@youngblckqueen) January 20, 2019
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