Bebe Winans??? Ur a republican??? Damn.— Aubrey O'Day (@AubreyODay) August 31, 2012
Musicians gotta make a living. Performing at a GOP function, however, is apparently the eighth deadly sin of the entertainment industry. Gospel singer BeBe Winans, a registered Democrat, sang tonight as part of an unpaid gig. He would’ve performed at the DNC, too, but for some unknown reason, they pulled their invitation.
The singer received a tsunami of Twitter spewage for his appearance and misinformed criticism for being a sellout. Talent is supposed to transcend partisanship. Not for the conformity-enforcing Left, unfortunately:
Um, Bebe is a man, hater:
Er, once again, he wasn’t paid.
The contemptible #negrospotting hashtag appeared, of course:
One glimmer of decency:
Correction: In an earlier version of this post, we misspelled BeBe’s name. It’s BeBe not Bebe. Apologies!