Usher reacts to uproar over 'inappropriate' Alicia Keys hug

Usher reacts to uproar over 'inappropriate' Alicia Keys hug

Following the Super Bowl 2024 Halftime Show, Usher and Alicia Keys were the talk of town, with many saying Usher inappropriately touched Alicia during their performance. 

Usher and Alicia Keys YouTube screenshot
Usher and Alicia Keys/ YouTube screenshot

Usher has slammed allegations that he inappropriately touched Alicia Keys during their Super Bowl 2024 Halftime Show.

After the performance of their 2004 hit, 'My Boo', social media users went wild, claiming that Usher tightly grasped Alicia Keys' body. 

Speaking to the New York-based radio show, 'The Breakfast Club', Usher says he and Alicia Keys' husband, Swizz Beatz, laughed at the allegations. 

READ: Usher joined by Alicia Keys and at Super Bowl halftime show

He says his performance was “literally about having fun".

“It’s crazy how people think,” he said.

The RnB star went on to explain more about the performance:  “It’s all about how you present things, man, it’s all about love.”

He added that there was “no disrespect” intended towards anyone.

READ: Usher shares photos from his wedding to Jennifer Goicoechea

Alicia's husband has also addressed the allegations. 

“Y’all talking about the wrong damn thing!!!” he wrote on Instagram after the performance.

“Y’all don’t see that amazing dress covering the entire stadium. Tonight’s performance was nothing but amazing with 2 amazing Giants!”.

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