Madonna Gets Backlash For Using Martin Luther King Jr. & Nelson Mandela to Promote 'Rebel Heart'
The 56-year-old entertainer applied her new Rebel Heart album artwork to the three revolutionary leaders.
Soon after Madonna posted the pics, a fan wrote, “Let me just unfollow Madonna on Instagram bc of her borderline offensive Martin Luther King Rebel Heart posts.”
Mark your calendars, Rebel Heart drops on Tuesday, March 10!
WHAT DO YOU THINK of Madonna’s use of Martin Luther King Jr., Nelson Mandela, and Bob Marley to promote her new album Rebel Heart?
Let me just unfollow Madonna on Instagram bc of her borderline offensive Martin Luther King "Rebel Heart" posts
— Jack (@J4CKWALSH) January 2, 2015
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"oh i have an idea! let's use black freedom fighters to help me peddle my music! that will go over great on twitter!" (c) @Madonna
— Tracychagulia (@brokeymcpoverty) January 2, 2015
Dear Madonna, Can u not? Love, Everyone
— Hayes Brown (@HayesBrown) January 2, 2015
Oh no, Madonna. Just. No.
— Jen Kirkman (@JenKirkman) January 2, 2015