Throughout her time on the ITV talent show, Honey G’s performances have been criticised by some viewers, who feel that she’s guilty of sending up black culture for laughs.
While the aspiring star has hit back at this on numerous occasions, she’s now taken further steps to distance herself from claims of cultural appropriation.
She told Jewish News: “They’ve got a problem with a white person rapping.
“The people who’ve come out and insulted me are not exactly spokespeople for the black community. No one’s said, “I’m speaking on behalf of the black community.’ These people are just haters, they’re never going to get anywhere with preaching hate.
Honey G went on to discuss discrimination she has faced herself as a Jewish woman, adding: “I’ve experienced it the whole of my life.
Until last weekend, despite mixed reviews from viewers, Honey G had managed to sail through to the competition without landing in the sing-off.