Following the controversy Tyra Banks garnered following her interview with gymnast Suni Lee, the current host with Dancing With The Stars is now garnering the ire of viewers again over her interview with the Queen Of Pop.
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During “Janet Jackson Night” on Dancing With The Stars, Banks came out dressed like the music icon during her Control-era during the ‘80s. The former model then went on to interview The Queen Of Pop, noting to singer’s impact on her and their relationship.
"I remember going to your concerts and seeing you on stage,” Banks said.
Banks then went to discuss their friendship.
“And after the show, you were like, ‘OK Tyra let’s go, get something to eat,’” she exclaimed. “And I am just like ‘wait, it’s like two people, talk about that.’”
However, many on social media accused Banks of putting the attention on herself and taking it off of Jackson
“I don’t know, you’re embarrassing me,” Janet said.
Many on social media gave their two cents on Banks’ interview.
— Ramona Holloway (@RamonaHolloway) November 9, 2021
“Can we do a Janet Jackson tribute so I can dress up like Janet Jackson & get attention?”
— Hollywood Exposed (@AndstuffL) November 9, 2021
Tyra calling Janet after this mess:
“So, that was fun, right?”
— Jonathan ArrozConPollo (@IAmJonnyApollo) November 9, 2021
Only sorta-kinda watching tonight. You can tell Janet is barely tolerating Tyra. #dwts
— Courtney (@SeeCourtTweets) November 9, 2021