Justin Bieber is catching a lot of flak after he took to his Instagram to share a photo of himself rocking new dreadlocks.
Folks immediately accused him of cultural appropriating, making it the second time since 2016 that is rocking what some are calling dreadlocks and others are calling matted hair.
Check him out:
And here’s some of the criticisms he has received:
He realized the hate was dying down and he had to act quick https://t.co/J7IKRhLKj0
— ً (@feeIlikepabIo) April 27, 2021
yt ppl needa stop trying black hairstyles 🤦🏽♂️
— J ✧ (@RlPYAMS) April 26, 2021
He used up MLK and black folks for his new album to sell just to do some grinch fingers on his head pic.twitter.com/7ikxWa3bku
— certified gojo lover 🇭🇹 (@doooritochip) April 26, 2021