Erykah Badu "Booed" For Defending R. Kelly During Chicago Concert


Fans who attended Erykah Badu's Chicago live performance had been stunned by a number of the singer's alternative of phrases throughout her set. Badu, who is understood to ship knowledge as banter between songs, apparently defended R. Kelly who's presently dealing with the implications of resurfaced sexual abuse allegations. She was reportedly booed for this stance throughout her efficiency on the Aragon Ballroom.

One concert-goer tweeted: "I actually wish to say how a lot i liked Erykah Badu’s live performance tonight. But i can’t recover from how she tried to justify and defend R. Kelly’s actions and status throughout her set… I’m so disenchanted."Another attendee referred to what the songstress is believed to have mentioned onstage: ‘“What if one of many individuals who was assaulted by R Kelly turns into an offender? we gonna crucify them too?' -erykah badu at her chicago live performance."

The "Warning" artist appeared to discuss with this example in a caption hooked up to an image she posted to Instagram. "Having Eyes that may see all factors of view is a blessing … and a curse within the courtroom of public opinion," she wrote. "A mom I C on either side like Chanel." A social media person commented, “I liked you till I realised you supported a rapist and paedophile as your brother.” The follower obtained a response shortly after: “Correction, love has little to do with supporting others’ unhealthy decisions. Love is knowledge,” Badu said.