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People Are So Mad At Rihanna For Hiring Johnny Depp For Her Fenty Show, Why On Earth Did She Do It?!



Rihanna‘s fans have been waiting patiently for her Savage X Fenty Show Vol. 4 feature-length fashion film to debut; and it was definitely worth the wait! As well as being wowed by the seductive, provocative pieces that were finally unveiled in the film on Amazon Prime Video on November 9th, fans seemed to have a lot of questions about one particular part of the show. And that, in case it wasn’t already obvious, was the inclusion of a certain Mr Johnny Depp!

Johnny Depp’s Appearance In Rihanna’s Savage X Fenty Vol. 4 Show

The 59-year-old Pirates of the Caribbeanactor has made history by becoming the first male to headline the fashion show’s ‘star moment,’ which in previous years was an honor given to Cindy Crawford and Erykah Badu.

Depp can be seen walking through a set which has been transformed into a forest to the tune of Outkast‘s 2001 hit single “So Fresh And So Clean” wearing olive green pants and a matching loose-fitting jacket, which is worn open to reveal a plunging patterned vest top, and layers of necklaces of varying lengths. His hair is tied back in a ponytail, with the front section worn loose to frame his face, which also has a goatee, and at one point, he can be seen hugging a tree, while multiple performers are dancing around him.

Why Did Rihanna Put Johnny Depp In Her Savage X Fenty Vol. 4 Show?

We already know that the 34-year-old mom-of-one likes to cause a stir. Anyone who remembers her New York City pregnancy announcement that will go down in history knows that Rihanna isn’t shy when it comes to getting people talking, so it was certainly mission accomplished when she chose to cast the Sweeney Todd actor, who has been causing his own stir  following his highly-publicized legal battle with ex-wife Amber Heard, on social media.

Many fans have wondered why the “Disturbia” songstress chose the Edward Scissorhands actor, with some believing that she is helping him rebuild his image as a good friend, while others have actually slammed her. Although Depp won his lawsuit against his ex-wife, who accused him of abuse in a 2018 op-ed, fans still aren’t convinced that he was completely innocent throughout their relationship, which is why they have criticized the “Diamonds” singer, who herself is a victim of abuse following an incident with ex-boyfriend Chris Brown in 2009, for including him in the show.

Fans Criticize Rihanna For Featuring Johnny Depp”Remove your ugly man from the show,” said one angry fan. “You included Johnny Depp, no money from me anymore,” one fan confirmed. “Rihanna can’t be serious? With all these beautiful and unproblematic men in Hollywood, and Johnny Depp is the one that appeals to you the most?” asked another. “Rihanna inviting Johnny Depp to her show is so, so [expletive] weird. Not a single billionaire on this planet with decency and she’s keeping up the trend sadly,” another wrote.

Others fans, on the other hand, applauded Rihanna’s decision to feature the Dark Shadows actor, as they believed that *he* was in fact, the survivor of abuse. “I’ve never wanted to be a tree so bad in my [expletive] life,” one fan joked. “He survived and is thriving,” said another. “He is so handsome,” wrote another fan. “So glad he’s been given this opportunity. He deserves it all,” they added, followed by a red heart emoji.

“Whatever he’s selling I’m buying,” commented another, followed by a kissing emoji. “I don’t get why people got mad at rih because she casted him, nothing is proved,” noted another. “So happy to see Johnny Depp in the show! He’s moving on with his life after being found NOT GUILTY of the charges that were leveled against him! This is as it should be! Well done! Moving forward!” exclaimed another.

What Has Rihanna Said About Savage X Fenty Vol. 4?

We are still waiting for the “We Found Love” hitmaker to directly address putting the Charlie and the Chocolate Factory actor in her show – but she *has* spoken about how this year’s show is her most “obnoxious” one yet, and “takes the cake” in comparison to previous shows. “This show is obnoxious,” she told People before the show premiered. “This one takes the cake. This is gonna be the show to beat. It is on a scale unlike anything we’ve ever done. It’s huge.”

“I’m looking forward to people seeing it,” the Fenty Beauty founder added. “It’s my first real thing that I’ve done since I had the baby, work-wise.” She went on to talk about her excitement of seeing “new bodies, new silhouettes, new personalities, new characters, new energies” in the show, adding: “I just enjoy seeing people celebrate their body, celebrate who they are – and they just happen to be wearing Savage. That’s exciting.”

Previous Savage X Fenty Controversy

This isn’t the first time one of Rihanna’s Savage X Fenty shows has been shrouded in controversy.

Using “Doom” By Coucou Chloe Which Featured A Sacred Islamic Text

In October 2020, the “Umbrella” singer came under fire for her use of the song “Doom” by artist Coucou Chloe, which featured lines from a sacred Muslim text known as a Hadith, which is part of a collection of texts believed to be the spoken words of the Prophet Muhammad. Chloe apologized for using the text in her song, saying she wasn’t aware that it contained the Islamic verses, as did Rihanna herself, who said using the song in her show was “irresponsible” and an “honest, yet careless mistake.”

Cultural Appropriation By Styling Her Models In Braids

In 2021, the Emmy-winning Savage X Fenty Volume. 3 show also got people talking for all the wrong reasons, as Rihanna’s models – from Emily Ratajkowski to Vanessa Hudgens – were accused of cultural appropriation for wearing their hair in braids. “Loving everything about this show except why are white women in braids??? Rihanna?? What’s good!? I need answers. #SAVAGEXFENTYSHOW” one fan wrote on Twitter at the time.



Tina Turner’s Cause of Death Revealed




More details on Tina Turner’s passing have come to light.

One day after the legendary performer died at the age of 83, her cause of death has been attributed to natural causes, her representatives confirmed to Her publicist also told NBC News her death came after a long illness.

E! News has reached out to her manager for comment but hasn’t heard back.

On May 24, her team shared that she passed away at her home in Switzerland.

“With her music and her boundless passion for life, she enchanted millions of fans around the world and inspired the stars of tomorrow,” a statement posted to her social media pages read. “Today we say goodbye to a dear friend who leaves us all her greatest work: her music. All our heartfelt compassion goes out to her family. Tina, we will miss you dearly.”

During the latter years of her life, the “Proud Mary” artist opened up about battling several health issues, including high blood pressure, vertigo, a stroke, intestinal cancer and kidney failure.

In her 2021 documentary, Tina, the singer also shared she experienced post-traumatic stress disorder as a result from her tumultuous marriage to her ex Ike Turner.

“I’ve been on such a wild roller-coaster in the four years since my wedding,” Turner—who wed music executive Erwin Bach in 2013—wrote in her memoir, My Love Story, per Today, “that even I have difficulty keeping my medical catastrophes straight.”

Turner’s passing came just five months after the death of her and Ike’s son Ronnie and nearly five years after her son Craig passed away.

Tina Turner's Cause of Death Revealed

Her death sent shockwaves through Hollywood, with many celebrities speak out about the influence her achievements had on the industry.

“Through her courage in telling her story, her commitment to stay the course in her life, no matter the sacrifice, and her determination to carve out a space in rock and roll for herself and for others who look like her,” Angela Bassett, who played the legend in the 1993 biopic What’s Love Got to Do With It, said in a statement. “Tina Turner showed others who lived in fear what a beautiful future filled with love, compassion, and freedom should look like.”

As the actress—who won a Golden Globe for her role—noted, it was an honor knowing the icon on a personal level.

“Her final words to me, for me, were ‘You never mimicked me. Instead, you reached deep into your soul, found your inner Tina, and showed her to the world,’” she added. “I shall hold these words close to my heart for the rest of my days.”


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Tina Turner survived an abusive relationship with Ike and death of two sons




Tina Turner escaped an abusive relationship to find true love with her second husband, Erwin Bach.

The singer, who passed away aged 83 on Wednesday following an unspecified illness, was in a relationship with the record executive for 38 years. The pair married in 2013.

Tina had publicly praised Erwin for helping her find happiness after fleeing from her first marriage to husband, Ike Turner, which was plagued with physical and emotional abuse.

Ike first met Tina when she was a vulnerable teenager named Annie Mae Bullock. He renamed her Tina, and went on to form the musical duo, Ike & Tina Turner. According to Tina, he micromanaged her career, withheld her finances and beat her while she was pregnant.

After filing for divorce in 1978, Tina was left in debt and had her children to support. She went on to establish a successful solo career.

The songstress met Erwin in 1985 when he was working as an executive with EMI. The pair had an instant connection the moment they met, when he arrived to collect her from Düsseldorf airport.

She said Erwin had taught her how “to love without giving up who I am”, and that he had never been intimidated by her fame or success. He even donated a kidney to her in April 2017, which saved her life.

Writing in her book, Happiness Becomes You: A Guide to Changing Your Life for Good, Tina said: “Falling in love with my husband, Erwin, was another exercise in leaving my comfort zone, of being open to the unexpected gifts that life has to offer.

“The day I first met Erwin, at an airport in Germany, I should have been too tired from my flight, too preoccupied with thoughts of my concert tour. But I did notice him, and I instantly felt an emotional connection.

“Even then, I could have ignored what I felt — I could have listened to the ghost voices in my head telling me that I didn’t look good that day, or that I shouldn’t be thinking about romance because it never ends well. Instead, I listened to my heart.”

Tina’s spokesman confirmed she died “peacefully” at home and added: “With her, the world loses a music legend and a role model. With her music and her inexhaustible vitality, Tina Turner thrilled millions of fans and inspired many artists of subsequent generations.”

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Tina Turner: legendary rock’n’roll singer dies aged 83




Tina Turner, the pioneering rock’n’roll star who became a pop behemoth in the 1980s, has died aged age of 83 after a long illness, her publicist has told the PA news agency.
Turner affirmed and amplified Black women’s formative stake in rock’n’roll, defining that era of music to the extent that Mick Jagger admitted to taking inspiration from her high-kicking, energetic live performances for his stage persona. After two decades of working with her abusive husband, Ike Turner, she struck out alone and – after a few false starts – became one of the defining pop icons of the 1980s with the album Private Dancer. Her life was chronicled in three memoirs, a biopic, a jukebox musical, and in 2021, the acclaimed documentary film, Tina.

“Turner’s musical character has always been a charged combination of mystery as well as light, melancholy mixed with a ferocious vitality that often flirted with danger,” scholar Daphne A Brooks wrote for the Guardian in 2018.
Turner was born Anna Mae Bullock on 26 November 1939 and raised in Nutbush, Tennessee, where she recalled picking cotton with her family as a child. She sang in the tiny town’s church choir, and as a teenager talked – or rather, sang – her way into Ike’s band in St Louis: he had declined her request to join until he heard her seize the microphone during a Kings of Rhythm performance for a rendition of BB King’s You Know I Love You.
She had suffered ill health in recent years, being diagnosed with intestinal cancer in 2016 and having a kidney transplant in 2017.

‘I was just tired of singing and making everybody happy’ … Tina Turner performs at the O2 Arena, London, in 2009. Photograph: Stefan Wermuth/Reuters

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