Janelle Monae

We can add eccentric singer Janelle Monae's name to the growing list of self-hating black artists who bleach their skin to fit the industry standard of beauty. The 28-year-old Kansas City native Instagram'd this image of herself posing with a soccer ball bearing a Pepsi logo. The photo caused an uproar among Janelle's rabid so-called "Fandroids" because her skin tone appears 10 shades lighter.

One of her followers wrote: "Stay black baby don't turn fake on me like these other bitches."

Thanks to loyal reader R. Williams for the tip.

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