Chrisette Michele On Being "Canceled" After Trump Gig: "It's OK To Expect More From Me"


Chrisette Michele accepted the supply to carry out throughout president Donald Trump’s inauguration after his controversial win. Her choice was met with numerous criticism. The backlash was not short-lived both. Chrisette’s profession suffered vastly and she or he claims to really feel the repercussions to today. She opened up concerning the state of her skilled trajectory to the Washington Post at Pennsylvania’s Keswick Theater following her present.

Although the songstress had made it clear that she didn’t vote for Trump in the course of the elections, the left-leaning public was outraged at the truth that she took $75,000 for the notorious gig.

Chrisette Michele On Being "Canceled" After Trump Gig: "It's OK To Expect More From Me"
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“People didn’t really feel hopeful from that second,” Michele mentioned. “They didn’t really feel represented in that second. They felt misrepresented. They felt additional misunderstood, they usually felt the particular person they had been relying on to talk on their behalf simply betrayed them.”

After a lot reflection, she accepts the emotions behind her following’s disappointment. “While I felt like folks took a lot away from me in these two years, I’m extra grateful for lastly having time to have a look at the final 12,” she continued. “And I believe that’s the vivid aspect. I would like folks to know that it’s okay to anticipate extra from me.”

The ordeal launched Chrisette right into a melancholy that will have been an element within the miscarriage she suffered however she is now making an attempt to remain constructive. “When you go to a theater that’s half full, you don’t say, ‘Well, it’s half full.’ You sing to the folks which can be there.”