After the cover art for India Arie’s latest single, “Cocoa Butter.” was released last week, her fans did not love her brown skin, in fact many began to insensate the artist none for openly embracing her cultural’s natural essence has either bleached/lightented her skin or went photo shop crazy on the image because the photo revealed an almost unrecognizable lighter skin toned India Arie.
However, that is not the case and Miss Arie took to twitter to assured her fans that is neither are true. She has not been lighting her skin nor did she request any photo shopping to alter the color of her skin.
“merely the product of the camera flash and angle. India never asked to be lightened.” ,Is what she reportedly told TMZ.
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Check out the tweets below:
- India.Arie Denies Bleaching Skin [VIDEO] (newsone.com)
- Must-Listen: Hear India Arie’s New Song, ‘Cocoa Butter’ (essence.com)
- India.Arie skin-lightening controversy (nyajacocoafab.wordpress.com)