Nick Cannon Defends Whiteface Stunt: I Was Doing A Character (VIDEO)

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By Shari Weiss


Nick Cannon defended his recent whiteface stunt during an appearance on “Good Morning America” on Monday.

As Gossip Cop previously reported, Cannon went in white face last week to promote his upcoming album, White People Party Music, disguising himself with body makeup, a wig, and a surfer guy accent to take on the persona “Connor Smallnut.”

Cannon now says, “I was doing a character impression. Blackface is about oppression.”

“The mission was to have fun, and yes, put it out there that we have issues with race in this country and in this world but it doesn’t have to be with hatred,” he said.

Check out the video below, and tell us what you think.


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