Questlove Faces Backlash Over Sexyy Red Roots Picnic Inclusion

Recently, Questlove announced the lineup for the upcoming Roots Picnic, which also featured Sexyy Red as a performer. Many people were upset that Sexxy Red was among the performers for this year’s festival and Quest caught heat because of this. One person said, “Of all the sisters doing positive hip-hop, y’all really gonna promote this hot ass mess?” Another added, “I guess the song ‘What They Do’ has officially lost its meaning.”

Why are people so threatened by Sexyy Red’s provocative image?