As many of you know, Chrisette Michele
has just performed at Donald Trump's Presidential Inauguration.
This was apparently enough for director Spike Lee to give her song "Black Girl Magic" the axe from his new Netflix show "She's Gotta Have It":
Good Morning Folks. I Wuz Sorry To Read That âSistuh Girlâ Is Singinâ At DTâs Inauguration (And To Use His Fav Word-SAD). I Wuz Thinkinâ âbout Using Chrisetteâs Song- BLACK GIRL MAGIC In My Netflix Series SHEâS GOTTA HAVE ITâ¦. NOT ANYMORE. And Datâs Da Truth, Ruth
See the source of the quote on Lee's instagram page
According to Michele, although not a Trump supporter herself, she was "Willing to be a bridge", and will probably endure a great deal of backlash. Here is her open letter, as posted by her twitter account