The Bishop who officiated Aretha Franklin’s funeral, Charles H. Ellis III, has come underneath fireplace for groping singer Ariana Grande shortly after her efficiency at the occasion.
Bishop Ellis had invited Grande to the rostrum, and made sexually awkward jokes. He additionally appeared to severally grope the singer’s underneath boobs.
Ellis has nonetheless apologised for his actions after public outrage saying, “It could by no means be my intention to the touch any girl’s breast” he advised The Related Press at the cemetery the place Franklin was interred late Friday.
“I don’t know I assume I put my arm round her. Possibly I crossed the border, possibly I used to be too pleasant or acquainted however once more, I apologize. I personally and sincerely apologize to Ariana and to her followers and to the entire Hispanic group.
If you’re doing a program for 9 hours you attempt to maintain it full of life, you attempt to insert some jokes right here and there,” he mentioned.
See the video beneath….
that is actually disgusting. & the way in which he does it a number of instances… how does he suppose that is okay or comfy ? pic.twitter.com/uQbJJHu8mO
— anouska (@grandesecIipse) August 31, 2018