Still from 'Xola Moyawami' music video.

South Africans Call Out the Use of Blackface in Bulgarian's Performance of 'Jerusalema'

South Africans have called out a Bulgarian singing show following the use of blackface during a performance of Master KG & Nomcebo Zikode's hit single 'Jerusalema'.

A Bulgarian singing competition show is facing backlash after one of the show's contestants used blackface to perform Master KG and Nomcebo Zikode's hit single "Jerusalema". This comes after a video clip depicting white contestant, Mixela Marinova, removing the blackface began circulating on social media. South Africans have rightfully slammed the show for the apparent ignorance displayed by the show creators and contestant in going ahead with the use of blackface in 2021.

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