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  • Eric Benet’s Dark Skin Vs. Light Skin Song Causes Outrage (Video)

    Jul 23, 12 by Brittney M. Walker 17 Comments

    *Eric Benet is feeling the heat from fans and some new enemies after dropping controversial song, “Redbone Girl,” playing on the classically Southern phrase describing light skinned women. Outraged critics claim that he’s promoting the mainstream, racist standards of beauty. “I think it’s its own form of racism,” he told CBS Local of the controversy. […]