NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Nation star Morgan Wallen has apologized after a video surfaced confirmed him shouting a racial slur.
The video, which was first published by TMZ on Tuesday evening, confirmed him exterior a house in Nashville, Tennessee yelling profanities.
Wallen mentioned in a press release to TMZ that he’s embarrassed and sorry.
“I used an unacceptable and inappropriate racial slur that I want I may take again. There aren’t any excuses to make use of this sort of language, ever. I need to sincerely apologize for utilizing the phrase. I promise to do higher,” his assertion mentioned.
Wallen’s new document “Harmful: The Double Album” has hit three weeks atop the Billboard 200 chart. He has had hits with songs like “Whiskey Glasses” and “Up Down” with Florida Georgia Line.
Hello success has come regardless of quite a few errors and stumbles that he has additionally apologized for. Wallen was arrested for public intoxication and disorderly conduct in Might 2020 after getting kicked out of a downtown Nashville bar.
In October, “Saturday Night time Reside” dropped him from a scheduled efficiency on their present after he violated COVID-19 protocols when movies appeared on social media of him partying with followers in Alabama. He was later invited again on the present in December, the place he appeared in a skit making enjoyable of himself.
Different nation stars criticized his actions publicly.
“It truly IS consultant of our city as a result of this isn’t his first ‘scuffle’ and he simply demolished an enormous streaming document final month regardless,” tweeted nation star Maren Morris. “Everyone knows it wasn’t his first time utilizing that phrase. We maintain them wealthy and guarded in any respect prices with no recourse.”