Singer Adele just attempted to break the internet by posting a mind-blowing bikini photo, showing off her shocking 100-pound weight loss, but she is getting slammed for the ‘cultural appropriation’ of her outfit and hairstyle in the picture.
The ‘Hello’ singer posted a picture of herself on Instagram, celebrating London’s ‘Notting Hill Carnival’ an annual event held in this area of England in August. But, the photo may be from last year.
At first, many reacted to the stunning weight loss, and how thin she looks in a bikini top and tight leggings!
But, the conversation soon turned into the outfit and hairstyle she is sporting while attending the event.
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According to reports, the Notting Hill Carnival is an annual event taking place in London since 1966 and “represents the resilience and cultural diversity of the communities of London.”
“Happy what would be Notting Hill Carnival my beloved London ????,” she captioned the picture.
Immediately, people started lighting up Adele’s IG page blown away with how good she looks. ‘Real Housewives Of Beverly Hills’ star Lisa Rinna posted, “You just broke that internet Henny. ???.”
Another fan wrote, “Body snatched ?.”
Several fans even pointed out she looked like Katy Perry in the photo!
But, the conversation turned to many who were offended with Adele’s outfit and her hairstyle.
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“Adele, I love you and so do many people, but the hair is not it. it’s not right at all. This is cultural appropriation and sets a bad example for what white women should be doing on their heads. You’re taking the light away from black women! pls learn from your mistake and do better!” one person wrote.
Another added, “Adele I love you and you’re my favorite artist but this is culture appropriation please take down this photo.”
But, not everyone agreed, and the issue sparked a huge debate in reaction to the photo.
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“Who cares if she has Bantu knots in her hair it’s a hairstyle how the f–k u cancel a person Because they wanted to switch they hair up ??,” one person wrote.
“Everything is culture appropriation ? it is a hair Styles. You don’t tell black women don’t straighten their hair or dye blonde. Women can do whatever they want with their hair without making everything an issue,” another added.
A few pointed out Adele is celebrating in London, and it is part of the culture in England. “She is from London and ?? is part of the culture here so just stop and acknowledge she’s paying homage,” a follower said.
The photo is getting TONS of reaction, good and bad.