Reports are surfacing on-line suggesting that Jennifer Lopez can be performing a tribute to Motown Records in gentle of the label's 60th anniversary through the upcoming Grammy Awards on Sunday. Motown was based by Berry Gordy Jr. in 1959 and was/is dwelling to a number of the most legendary and prolific Black artists resembling Michael Jackson, Diana Ross, The Temptations, Stevie Wonder, Marvin Gaye, The Supremes and extra.
Online outrage has sparked since Jennifer has been requested to carry out a tribute when there are such a lot of certified Black artists who will pay homage to the Black-founded label, particularly contemplating it is Black History Month.
Jennifer or the Academy has but to answer the rumours, however the quantity of reactions on-line will need to have them pondering rigorously about their subsequent transfer.
"Black History Month is in shambles proper now. We needs to be celebrating our tradition, however as a substitute, we’re entertaining BS. And now Jennifer Lopez doing a MOTOWN Tribute?," a Twitter user wrote, while another added: "Jennifer Lopez and Motown shouldn’t even be in the identical sentence. I’m pissed off I even learn it."
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