Lizzo, a music star, wrote a tweet about cancel culture on Sunday. She claimed that the phenomenon is “appropriation” and was being “misused”, as well as being “misdirected.”
“This may be a random time to say this but it’s on my heart.. cancel culture is appropriation. There was real outrage from truly marginalized people and now it’s become trendy, misused and misdirected. I hope we can phase out of this & focus our outrage on the real problems,” Lizzo tweeted.
Although it may seem like a strange time to say this, it is very important.. nnThere was outrage from real marginalized people, and it has now become trendy, misdirected and misused. nnI hope we can phase out of this & focus our outrage on the real problems.u201d
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Lizzo altered the lyrics of one song that originally contained the word “spaz” last year.
She released a statement on June 13, 2022 stating that there was a new version of the song with modified lyrics.
“It has been pointed out to me that my song ‘GRRRLS’ contains a dangerous word. “I don’t want to promote derogatory terminology,” she stated in…