Singer Chris Brown and actress-singer Selena Gomez addressed a recent viral moment at the VMAs through their Instagram stories.
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During the awards ceremony, Chris Brown was nominated for Best R&B Video. When his name was announced, the camera captured Selena Gomez, and her facial expression led to speculation about her feelings regarding his nomination. The clip quickly circulated on social media, sparking mixed reactions.
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Chris Brown took to his Instagram story, which has since been deleted, asserting, “IM THE GOAT and you know it,” accompanied by a smirk emoji and a red heart. Many interpreted this as a response to Gomez’s reaction. He later added, “Let me mind my business.”
Selena Gomez also addressed the incident, expressing, “I will never be a meme again. I’d rather sit still than be dragged for being myself. Much love.” In response to an IheartRadio Instagram post, she commented, “who cares,” indicating her nonchalance about the situation.
Thoughts on Selena Gomez’s response to the video showing her making a face during the VMAs when Chris Brown’s name was announced? pic.twitter.com/J5GSGy4he8
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Chris Brown’s career has been marked by significant controversies, notably the 2009 incident involving Rihanna. Despite his musical success, he continues to face both support and criticism for his past actions.
It remains unclear if Gomez’s reaction is related to Brown’s controversial history. Her comments suggest she remains unfazed by public opinion.