'BK' says sorry to Blige

Saturday, April 07, 2012

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NEW YORK, USA (AP) — Burger King is apologising to Mary J Blige and her fans for releasing an ad that garnered the singer serious fan backlash.


The clip featured Blige soulfully singing about the fast-food chain's new chicken snack wraps. It immediately went viral when it was released Monday, and some in the black community said it was stereotypical.


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