A couple of days ago Information Nigeria reported the story of Nigerian singer Maj who received major backlash, following her cover of Beyonce’s Brown Skin Girl.
Maj had done a cover of the song but changed hers to Light Skinned Girl, a term many were unhappy with.
This caused major backlash for her on social media with the video having been retweeted thousands of times and the video viewed more than a million times.
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BET has now reached out to the singer for her stance on the issue, and, according to Maj’s publicist Tope Delano, the reason for recording the song the way she did will be addressed in the interview.
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A couple of days ago, @therealmaj released a cover to Beyonce's #BrownSkinGirl which has since garnered massive outpouring of comments and the ultimate question of why she decided on covering the song the way she did. On her reason for recording the cover the way she did, this has been fully discussed in an interview with Bet.Com