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    Diddy Explained What Happened With Lizzo Twerking And Why She Stopped

    Diddy took to Instagram to clarify.

    This weekend, Diddy hosted what he called "the world's biggest dance-a-thon," where he did Instagram Lives with various celebrities and encouraged people to donate to COVID-19 relief at teamlove.com.

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    But backlash came when Diddy had Lizzo stop mid-twerking and said, "Whoa, stop. It's Easter Sunday. Let's play something a little family friendly."

    He then streamed with Draya, who twerked to "Back That Ass Up," and he said nothing.

    Here's the snippets, one after the other, for comparison:

    P Diddy ain’t SHIT 😭 When Lizzo started twerking he brought that to an end with the quickness but had nothing to say to Draya when she was shaking bum 🤦🏿‍♂️🤦🏿‍♂️🤦🏿‍♂️🤦🏿‍♂️🤦🏿‍♂️

    People on Twitter were quick to point out the double standard they thought they saw:

    Lmaooooooo Diddy told Lizzo this was a family friendly live when she started twerking. Now, Draya on his live. They playing back that ass up and Draya was shaking that ass and Diddy said nothing😩

    Did P Diddy really stop the music to shame Lizzo for twerking 'cos IG Live is for 'families' but had zero problem w/ Draya doing the same thing? Yes, that's correct. Is body-shaming, double standards, and misogyny still rife in 2020? Yes, that's correct.

    Lizzo started twerking on Diddy’s IG live & Diddy talking bout stop its Easter Sunday but Draya twerks on that same live & there are no issues. Y’all can’t even hide yall disdain for fat women & I hate it.

    Diddy took to his Instagram story to clarify. "There's one thing I wanna make clear. My queen, my sister Lizzo. When I stopped the music, it was because it had a lot of curses in there — not because she was twerking," he said. "She's one of the best twerkers in the world. Let's keep that clear."

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    "You're allowed to twerk on Easter. It was a lot of cursing in the record. I don't need Child Services knocking on my door right now," he added.

    Diddy / instagram.com

    "That's why I stopped the record. Lizzo, we love you. Everyone stop looking for the negative. Look for the positive. We love y'all!"

    Diddy / instagram.com

    Lizzo reposted Diddy's story that clarified that situation, so it looks like there's no drama here.

    And Lizzo, keep twerking, queen.

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