Anele Mdoda clears the air on Kelly Rowland drama: 'I just don't think she is prettier than Beyoncé'

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Anele Mdoda hosts 'Celebrity Game Night.' (Photo: DStv)
Anele Mdoda hosts 'Celebrity Game Night.' (Photo: DStv)

In an interview with Mac G on his YouTube series Podcast and Chill, TV and radio personality Anele Mdoda addressed her controversial 2019 remark about Kelly Rowland. 

In 2019, Anele weighed in on Sizwe Dhlomo's views that Kelly is the "best looking" member of Destiny's Child, saying: "Kelly looks amazing with makeup. Take that make up off then it's tickets. I have receipts. [sic]"

Kelly's fans were not happy with Anele's comment, and since making the unfortunate remark, she finds herself trending every time Kelly is in the news. 

Most recently, Anele reached the top of Twitter trends when Kelly posted a photo on Instagram wearing a similar swimsuit to the one that Anele was photographed in days earlier.  

Clearing the air on the incident, Kelly said: "I don't hate Kelly at all. I really don't hate Kelly. I just don't think she is prettier than Beyoncé, that's all."

The radio DJ, who recently hosted the Miss South Africa pageant in Cape Town, went on to say that she feels the backlash is not about the comment she made but because she was the one who said it. 

"I just think it's me," she said, adding: "There are many people you think are not prettier than the other one. For years Michelle was called the ugly one in Destiny's Child. No one bat an eyelid."

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