|The Weeknd broke it off with clothing company H&M.|
They found that H&M isn't in style. They publicly cut ties with the fashion company after it made the mistake of plastering a Black model with the words monkey.
The Weeknd immediately cut ties after he got word of it.
woke up this morning shocked and embarrassed by this photo. i’m deeply offended and will not be working with @hm anymore... pic.twitter.com/P3023iYzAb— The Weeknd (@theweeknd) January 8, 2018
He went to social media to cut ties with the company.
In regards to H&M pic.twitter.com/EuvWMmZ6XA— G-Eazy (@G_Eazy) January 9, 2018
The controversy surrounding the Black child wearing a hoodie with the title "The Coolest Monkey in the Jungle."
|G-Eazy said no to H&M.|
“We sincerely apologize for offending people with this image of a printed hooded top. The image has been removed from all online channels and the product will not be for sale in the United States,” wrote H&M in a statement obtained by Fox News. “We believe in diversity and inclusion in all that we do and will be reviewing all our internal policies accordingly to avoid any future issues.”
Here's our early thread devoted to The Weeknd and G-Eazy.
Thank you for standing up against corporate bigotry.