Rebecca Black would like to apologize for 2014 offensive video with Shane Dawson to make light of the Holocaust: ‘Shame’

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Rebecca Black, best known for his hit viral “Friday” is the latest celebrity to face game over the past inappropriate behavior.

The weekend, a video of a Black, now 23 years old, and the YouTube star Shane Dawson for several years, has surfaced, featuring the two of them laugh by making a reference to the Holocaust.

In the clipDawson, now 31, holds up a piece of paper with “The Holocaust” written on it, and said Black, who was 16 at the time, to act in such a way that it can guess what is on the paper.

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Black tries to play a representation, to which Dawson replied: “Big vagina. Khloe Kardashian’s vagina. ”

When Shane asked him if he was Black song, Friday, she responded: “I mean, I’m sure that what happened on Friday, but… “, which prompts Dawson to look at the paper before he begins to sing, adjusted words for Black ” Friday “.

“It’s Friday, Friday, girl, someone save me,” he sang.

Monday, Black has taken to Twitter to address the video and apologize for its actions.

“I am deeply ashamed to have taken part in such an offensive bit. Yes I was 16 years old, uncomfortable, and I didn’t know what was coming,” the singer admitted. “Shane, I know that deep down you are trying to learn and grow. But we need to do better and to take full responsibility for the harm, that is. ”

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In a follow-up tweetshe extended her apology.

“I’m so sorry for those I have hurt,” she said. “I hope that what I have done has been stopped such an offensive joke, rather than feel uncomfortable to play in something that I deep knew, it was wrong. ”

The person who shared the video then spoke in regards to the Black apology, acknowledging that they were” especially in anger“Dawson to put Black” in an uncomfortable situation. “

Rebecca Black (left) and Shane Dawson.
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The video is one of several instances of Dawson to be called up to the problem behaviour, resulting in him recently the publication of an apology video on YouTube.

According to Buzzfeed News, Dawson wore blackface, has repeatedly said the N-word, and has played Asian and Latino stereotypes, among other offences.

In addition, during the course of the weekend, Dawson has taken heat from the public, as well as Jada Pinkett Smith and his son Jaden Smith, after a video surfaced of Dawson pretending to pleasure himself to a picture of Jada’s daughter Willow Smith, who was only 11 years old in the photo.

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All monetization has been suspended on Dawson three channels despite the apology, according to YouTube.

No information on the longevity of the suspension has been given.

Fox News has reached out to reps for YouTube and Dawson for the comment.



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