Member of singer's "Navy" fesses up to social media scheme.
Last night on Instagram, Seals posted what looked like one of the 26-year-old's "RIHplies," telling him he's going to hell for being gay.
The timing was pretty bad since it just happened to be Rihanna's birthday. Plus, she recently tweeted support for Russia's Principle 6 campaign, which speaks out against homophobia in the country currently hosting the Winter Olympics.
Before Seals could stir up too much controversy, he owned up to the fake comments telling TMZ, "I lied, I don't know why. I just did."
He also posted a statement on Instagram apologizing for potentially running her birthday but based on her real Instagram posts, Rih is hardly preoccupied with Seals' attempt to cause trouble. She and friends have been partying in Aspen all week.
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