Bishop apologises to Ariana Grande for conduct at Aretha Franklin's funeral


Ariana Grande has received an apology from the bishop who led Aretha Franklin’s funeral after he was accused of touching her inappropriately while on stage.

Bishop Charles Ellis III, who officiated at Franklin’s funeral, awkwardly greeted Grande on stage after she performed (You Make Me Feel Like) a Natural Woman. Images showed Ellis’s hand holding Grande well above her waist, with his fingers pressing against one side of her chest.

A video of the greeting has since gone viral, and within hours, the hashtag #RespectAriana was trending worldwide, with many viewers expressing their outrage over the clip.

Make a Comment
Make a Comment

  Related News

Database Error
Message:MySQL Query fail: SELECT e.eng_title,e.eng_story,e.eng_added_date,e.eng_art_id,e.eng_image,m.art_image,m.view,m.has_video,e.seourltitle FROM news_eng e INNER JOIN main_news_articles m ON m.news_id=e.eng_art_id WHERE e.status=1 AND (e.eng_added_date > DATE_SUB(NOW(), INTERVAL 24 HOUR) AND e.eng_added_date <= NOW()) ORDER BY m.aview DESC LIMIT 0,5
MySQL Error:Got error 28 from storage engine
Date:Tuesday, August 20, 2019 at 8:17:19 AM