Yara Shahidi Paying Homage To Sade Is Absolutely Delightful

“What a smooth operation, sis.”

Yara Shahidi, who plays Zoey on Black-ish, always stays slaying.

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I mean, just look at her!

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On Thursday night, the 16-year-old posted a Sade-inspired photoshoot in which she really killed it.


She did an amazing job of portraying the British singer, who dominated the ’80s with her R&B and soul tunes.

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Of course, people really dig Yara’s homage to Sade.

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Yara Shahidi as Sade. 👌 She Bodied it. 🔥

— T O F A (@topherjaxx)

Now people want Yara to play Sade in a biopic of the singer’s life.

So Yara Shahidi to star in a Sade biopic? Yes? Yes.

— Nocturnal Jawn 🌚✨ (@KelliAmirah)

Queen Sade would be proud.

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And might even describe Yara’s homage as a “smooth operation”.

Twitter: @moschizzleeee


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