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A Bollywood song referring to Beyoncé has its lyrics changed after backlash over colorism

A Bollywood song referring to Beyoncé has its lyrics changed after backlash over colorism

Chat with us in Facebook Messenger. Find out what's happening in the world as it unfolds. (CNN)In an upcoming Bollywood film called "Khaali Peeli," there's dancing, music and a song with a controversial chorus: "When you dance, watching you, oh fair-skinned girl, Beyoncé will be ashamed."The lyrics have sparked outrage on social media over colorism, which is discrimination based on the color of someone's skin, and forced filmmakers to change the lyrics for a second time.Because the film had not sought permission from the singer to use her trademarked name, the song first changed its...

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