A video posted on her Instagram on Tuesday reveals Rodriguez getting her hair achieved as The Fugees observe “Ready or Not” performs in the background.
The “Jane the Virgin” star raps “I can do what you do … believe me. (N-word) give me heebie-jeebies,” sooner than chuckling out loud. She later deleted the video nevertheless not sooner than people saved it and shared it broadly on social media.
After a flurry of criticism, she posted one different video.
“I just wanted to reach out and apologize. I am sorry,” she acknowledged. “I am sorry if I offended anyone by singing along to The Fugees, to a song I love, that I grew up on. I love Lauryn Hill. And I really am sorry if I offended you.”
More backlash adopted from people who acknowledged the apology did not sound sincere. Hours later, she posted a followup apology early Wednesday on Instagram. “In song and in real life, the words that I spoke should not have been spoken,” she acknowledged in the extended message. “I thoughtlessly sang alongside the lyrics of a favorite observe and even worse, I posted it. The phrase I sang carries with it a legacy of harm and ache that I can not even take into consideration. … I’ve some extreme finding out and rising as a lot as doable and I’m so deeply sorry for the ache I’ve induced.