Cheryl Defends Her 'X Factor' Performance After 'Relentless Abuse'


Cheryl defended herself in opposition to the cruel backlash she acquired over her X Factor efficiency on Sunday night time.

Cheryl carried out her comeback single “Love Made Me Do It” on The X Factor within the U.Ok., taking the stage for the primary time for the reason that start of her son Bear. After crawling throughout the stage and suggestively licking her personal hand, many viewers claimed the efficiency was raunchy and inappropriate. According to The Daily Mail, 15 complaints had been made to Ofcom, the tv broadcasting regulator, about Cheryl’s efficiency. The high quality of her vocals additionally got here beneath hearth from crucial viewers.

The 35-year-old took to Twitter on Tuesday (Nov. 20) to share her personal opinions on her X Factor efficiency. “I let plenty of issues lie however the sheer stage of unbalanced negativity in direction of me within the tabloid press these previous few days has been fairly frankly surprising,” Cheryl wrote. “This stage of relentless abuse shouldn't be tolerated in any stroll of life.”

Cheryl then went on to say that her “music and performances are by no means going to be for everybody,” earlier than silencing her critics together with her empowering closing sentence: “I did watch my efficiency again and I LOVED IT!” 

Read Cheryl’s full tweet beneath.