Grammy Awards 2017: Adele's comment on 'Black Friends' Sparks Racism

Grammy awards 2017 has come and gone but there was an outburst of reactions when Grammy award winner, Adele made a comment about ''black friends'' in her Grammy speech. This did't go down well with alot of people regarding it as a racism comment.


"My artist of my life is Beyoncé," she said. "And this album for me, the 'Lemonade' album is just so monumental."

"It was so monumental and so well thought out and so beautiful and soul-bearing, and we all got to see another side of you that you don't always let us see and we appreciate that," Adele said from the stage to Beyoncé, who sat in the audience. "You are our light."

"The way that you make me and my friends feel -- and the way that you make my black friends feel -- is empowering," Adele continued. "You make them stand up for themselves and I love you, and I always have and I always will."

Some fans have applauded her for the use of 'black friends' while others have kicked against it seeing it as a racism 
See some tweets below:

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