Victoria's Secret models captured singing racist slur backstage in Twitter video

02 December, 2017, 01:17 | Author: Anita Tucker
  • Victoria's Secret Fashion Show models are being slammed after a video emerged showing several of the women saying the N-word while rapping to a song. Karlie Kloss and Cindy Bruna are

The video shows multiple models - most of whom are not African-American - dancing around backstage while seemingly singing along to Cardi B's "Bodak Yellow", including a line that uses the racial slur.

The conversation of white, as well as non-black people saying the n-word seems to never end.

The models were rapping along to'Bodak Yellow by Cardi B while backstage at the show
The models were rapping along to'Bodak Yellow by Cardi B while backstage at the show

As if this year's Victoria's Secret Fashion Show and its models hadn't been embroiled in enough scandal already, the offending clip has prompted a furore of vexed responses on Twitter. "Point. Blank. Period", wrote one Tweeter.

But it starts by showing model Karlie Kloss for a few seconds; it's unclear if she rapped in the video. As Teen Vogue shares, the clip has come under fire for what appears to be some models rapping the N-word. I see they said the n-word so freely.

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The problem? In a room almost devoid of black models, you can hear them clearly singing the word "nigga" in Cardi B's line: "I don't wanna choose/And I'm quick, cut a nigga off, so don't get comfortable".

Numerous social media users condemned their use of the word shortly after the video surfaced on a Twitter account called Pop Crave.

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She also revealed the title and release date of her next song.

Cardi B retweeted a tweet someone posted about the women using the N-word, but she did not comment about it.

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Victoria's Secret has not publicly commented on the video.

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