Selah Marley Accuses Rihanna of Stealing Ideas for Savage x Fenty Show
Written by B87FM on October 16, 2020
Rihanna wowed followers together with her gorgeous Savage x Fenty Vol. 2 present earlier this month, however not everybody was impressed.
Mannequin Selah Marley mentioned she feels “robbed” after noticing similarities between her 2019 set up “A Primordial Place” and the newest iteration of Rihanna’s dreamy trend present.
Taking to Instagram on Thursday, the 20-year-old daughter of Lauryn Hill and Rohan Marley expressed her frustrations. “Fairly just a few associates introduced this as much as me & I wasn’t gonna say something about this, however I’m bothered,” wrote Selah. “For many who keep in mind, I did ‘A Primordial Place’ in Could 2019.. I put my coronary heart & soul (& all the cash I had) into this undertaking and…. I don’t know. Is it simply me?”
She went on to accuse Rihanna of stealing her idea. “As a younger, impartial, feminine black artist, I genuinely really feel robbed,” mentioned Selah, who attended Rihanna’s Savage x Fenty present in 2018. “I’m not signed to any label.. I don’t have any buyers. I simply have myself & the individuals who assist me. It took A LOT to tug this collectively & to see it replicated nearly precisely with no point out of my title or the work I beforehand put in is simply ridiculous.”
She shared photographs from her set up, which she described as a “blacklight jungle circus,” and Rihanna’s plant-filled Savage present and requested her followers for his or her ideas. “Seems the SAME to me that’s why as a artistic I’m so afraid to share my skills on-line in worry that another person will steal it and get the popularity,” mentioned one supportive fan.
Others had been fast to dismiss her claims. “a number of folks have finished this idea earlier than you and rihanna,” commented an Instagram person, whereas one other added, “Woman Rihanna copied herself from the 2018 present simply relax.”
Rihanna’s Savage x Fenty Vol. 2 present premiered on Amazon Prime Video on Oct. 2 that includes a star-studded lineup of fashions and performers together with Travis Scott, Lizzo, Large Sean, Roddy Ricch, Rosalía, Miguel, and extra.