The reggaetonera also used a controversial image, so that was repudiated by the netizens, who took advantage to give him a slap with rain of memes.
“Don’t do good things that look bad”. This is a popular saying that the singer karol G is going to have to take into account the next time you want to decide on a sensitive topic as the racism.
And is that the intention of the reggaetonera was good,but unfortunately the way he did it turned out to be a total recipe for disaster.
Karol G received this hard criticisms on the social networks after posting a photo of your dog to speak against racism, in the midst of the wave of reactions by the death at the hands of Police of african-american George Floyd in the U.S.
The controversy began when the singer urban colombia published the picture of your puppy, white coat and dark spots, along with the message, “the perfect example of the white and the black together look beautiful.”
Although shortly after the star deleted his publication, the messages of rejection are maintained throughout the afternoon today.
“Then Karol G has made a career singing music that comes from the rhythms of black, but to her, the racism is like a puppy with spots,” wrote one user on Twitter.
“According to Karol G I’m not racist because I take coffee with milk, I seen a black shirt/white pants, white/black, and yes, it’s very important to use tapaboca half white and half black to be anti-racist for life”, expressed another.
The messages of internet users mushroomed to such an extent that the label #KarolG was one of the 20 most popular trends in the united States.
However, one of the loudest criticisms came from his compatriot Goyo, the female voice of the trio ChocQuibTown.
“The message of Karol G wanting to show solidarity with this cause; they are an example of how someone who makes music and videos with bill of african descent, with idols BLACK. Not sure what that is RACISM, Nor discrimination, nor the importance of the race. And it is something that would add a lot,” wrote the artist of african descent.
To the feedback, the interpreter of “Tusa”, and “Pineapple” proceeded to publish a press release explaining their position after you remove the photo of your dog.
“I was wrong and I want to clarify that my intent in the photo that I took were nice and correct. What I wanted to say is that the racism is terrible, I don’t understand… there is Only one race, the human race and I see now that the way I did was not good,” he wrote.
In addition, he expressed his solidarity with the movement Black Lives Matter, which has moved across the U.S. before the death of Floyd, resulting in violent clashes.
In the incident, which was recorded in a video released on social networks, an agent, of the white race, it squeezes the neck to the man with his knee for several minutes despite the desperate complaints that he could not breathe, while his companions watched.
Floyd died shortly after in a hospital.
The autopsy ordered by the family of Floyd confirmed that he died by “asphyxiation due to a sustained pressure”, as reported today, a lawyer for the family.
International stars such as Beyoncé, John Boyega, Taylor Swift, Cardi B, Cynthia Erivo, Lupita’nyong or, Demi Lovato, Viola Davis, Janelle Monáe, Kim Kardashian, Justin Bieber, Jeffrey Wright, Chance the Rapper, Ariana Grande, LeBron James, Lady Gaga, Billie Eilish and Lana del Rey have joined the wave of indignation in that country.