Karrueche Tran Explains Aaliyah Backlash
By: Amanda Anderson-Niles
Karrueche Tran is no stranger to backlash considering she’s the on and off girlfriend to Chris Brown and a favorite target of Rihanna’s Navy, but she ended up starting a pretty serious controversy after she appeared to make a pretty insensitive joke about the late singer Aaliyah.
A few days ago, Karrueche posted to Instagram a snap of a new coloring book which featured Aaliyah and her caption had some folks thinking she was trying to throw some inappropriate shade (screen shot obtained by Jason Lee):
Karrueche says she was just showing off her new coloring book, but some people thought she was making fun of the fact that Aaliyah died in a plane crash.
She got dragged so bad in the comment section that she deleted the photo, but she did explain to blogger Jason Lee on Twitter that she didn’t mean to offend anyone (read tweets from top to bottom):