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19 Celebrities Who Are Getting In Touch With Their Afro Heritage

It's not cultural appropriation, it's appreciation...right?

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2. Miley Cyrus just got a flashback to the days when her school uniform only allowed girls to have demure, black braids.

Instagram: @mileycyrus

Oh, the embarrassment!

4. Kylie Jenner just heard that there's someone in the club using black culture as a fashion accessory and she's fucking pissed.

"Oh, I think I can see her...!"


5. And later is seen scanning her phone to check that her current cornrow is as tight and cute as when Kris used to do it for her as a kid.

Instagram: @kyliejenner

7. Kendall Jenner is just reflecting on the general struggles of being a woman of colour.

Is this real life? RT @marieclaire: Kendall Jenner takes bold braids to a new epic level:

"Not only do we have to wrap our hair before going to bed EVERY DAY, but it’s also a fucking mission to get the right foundation shade. We’re overly sexualised by the media, and light-skinned women are treated differently to women with darker skin."

8. Khloe Kardashian is worried that most of the people trying out braids these days have never picked up a copy of Edward Said in their lives.

Instagram: @khloekardashian

11. Kim just longs for the day when people will stop and consider the link between appropriation and exploitation in mainstream Western media.

Whenever I need an instant lol I just google Kim Kardashian cornrows.

12. Ke$ha wants to know if her haughtiness offends you and doesn't want you to take it awful hard, 'cause she laughs like she's got gold mines diggin' in her own backyard.


13. Paris Hilton is just about to explain the blight of cultural appropriation and the effects it can have on black communities.

Paris. Hilton. Signed. YMCMB. Cornrows. No. Words.

15. Jamie Vardy knows that if he doesn't braid his hair before he gets all sweaty, it'll puff up like Mufasa's mane.

Fair play Jamie Vardy etc etc, but let's not forget that this is a guy who once had cornrows. #wanker


18. Lady Gaga knows that a painful neck and heavy dreads is the price to pay for devotion to Jah.