However contemplating the truth that these two personalities sometimes inhabit two markedly completely different on-line stratospheres, you is likely to be scratching your head questioning what drama introduced them collectively.
Maintain studying whereas we do our greatest to unpack the meat between Ok-Pop’s Choerry and wonder guru and entrepreneur Jeffree Star.
What prompted drama between Jeffree Star and Loona’s Choerry?
Jeffree Star had been noticeably silent on social media main as much as the 10-minute apology video he launched on July 19, titled “Doing What’s Proper.” Within the video, the sweetness guru cleared the air about final 12 months’s Tati Westbrook and James Charles’ drama, apologizing to the latter after spending lots of time “reflecting on his personal conduct.”
The video, nevertheless, had nothing to do with the Korean pop star and member of Loona. Based on Twitter‘s English-language translations of Korean closed captions, Choerry launched a latest YouTube vlog the place she reportedly mentioned that Jeffree “seems like Skeletor.”
In consequence, a verified Twitter account showing to belong to Jeffree tweeted the next together with two screengrabs from Choerry’s video: “I cannot tolerate an untalented lady reminiscent of your self bashing my identify on-line. You ought to be ashamed.”
The Loona fandom got here crashing down on Jeffree after the tweet. “I’ve at all times recognized he was trash, however what he did to this queen is unforgivable,” one Loona fan wrote. One other lashed out: “You’ll be able to’t handle the Shane state of affairs however you’ll be able to silence a younger girl of coloration? Please, you are nothing in comparison with her. Jealousy is a illness. Get nicely quickly, Skeletor.”
“One other scary-looking [white] man attempting to silence an Asian girl of coloration,” lamented one other. “So f–king disgusting please get off Twitter and focus in your sh–ty make-up.”
Whereas Ok-Pop followers tirelessly stored each Jeffree’s and Choerry’s names trending because of their verbal barrage, it really seems that the Jeffree Star tweet was faux.