India Arie Addresses Skin Color Controversy With Oprah
Most noteworthy for her singles “Brown Skin”, “I Am Not My Hair”, and “Video Girl”, India Arie has always been a singer of self-love and empowerment; however, when India released her artwork for her single “Cocoa Butter”, with a stark difference her skin color, it caused quite a stir with her fans.
India Arie sat down with Oprah Winfrey on Super Soul Sunday, on Sunday (June 23) to set straight once and for all the accusations of skin bleaching. Watch the clip above. —Andrew Asare