watch the video below: Singer Tems faces backlash over controversial headpiece at the 2023 Oscars
Hey readers, have you heard about the latest buzz surrounding Temilade Openiyi, popularly known as Tems? Well, let me fill you in!
The talented Nigerian singer and songwriter was in attendance at the 95th Annual Acadia Awards held on March 12, 2023, at the Dolby Theater in Los Angeles, and her outfit choice has got everyone talking.
Tems made an impressive entrance onto the red carpet in a stunning white dress with a matching headpiece. Despite not winning the Best Original Song award for her contribution to the hit song ‘Lift Me Up' with Rihanna and others, she was the talk of the night.
Tems looked absolutely gorgeous in her Lever Couture SS23 outfit, but it was her headpiece that had social media users buzzing with mixed reactions. Some praised her bold fashion statement, while others tagged her insensitive for wearing such a large headpiece that could obstruct the view of people sitting behind her.
Below is a screenshot of some of the social media reactions:
Regardless of the controversy, it's undeniable that Tems has once again made a lasting impression in the fashion world with her fearless approach to style. We can't wait to see what she brings to the table next!