Saturday, 18 January 2014
Madonna blasted for calling 13-year-old son Rocco the N-word in Instagram post
son - then told her critics to get off her "d**k"
The singer's first post
Madonna has come under fire for using the N-word in a caption
accompanying a photo of her son Rocco Ritchie on Instagram.
The pop veteran posted the picture of 13-year-old Rocco in a boxing
ring to her 1, 071, 998 followers on Friday.
She captioned the shot: "No one messes with Dirty Soap! Mama said
knock you out! #disn***a."
And it wasn't long before her account was flooded with angry comments from fans.
The 55-year-old singer then deleted the picture and uploaded the same
shot again - this time with a different foul-mouthed message.
"Ok let me start this again. #get off of my d**k haters!" she wrote.
But while hundreds of fans slammed the singer, thousands of her
followers came to her defence.
"I don't understand why u respond to these comments M! Stick to what u
said and flip them the finger, cuz u don't have to defend or justify
anything! U taught us this all along," one wrote.
This isn't the first time Madge has come under fire for her Instagram posts.
Just after Christmas the the singer was accused of promoting underage
boozing after she posted a snap of Rocco holding a bottle of gin.
Madonna wrote in the caption: "The party has just begun! Bring it! 2014."
Madonna was in posh ski resort Gstaat, Switzerland, with her four kids
Lourdes, 17, David and Mercy, both eight, Rocco and a group of close
The Instagram snap angered fans, with one commenting: "Dislike big
dislike nothing like promoting underage drinking madonna duhhhhhhhh"
and another demanding: "R they old enough to drink?".
She was eventually forced to retaliate to her critics, writing on
Instagram: "No one was drinking we were just having fun! Calm down and
get a sense of humor! Don't start the year off with judgement!"