Chris Rock Shades Selena Gomez and Her Fans Go Ballistic

Chris Rock Shades Selena Gomez and Her Fans Go Ballistic

Is the comedian calling the singer the poor man's Beyoncé?

Published June 10, 2016

Selena Gomez's fans are attacking Chris Rock for a recent post he made alluding that the singer/actress is the discount Beyoncé. Known for his unfiltered comedy, Chris posted a meme of Selena performing on her Revival Tour in a gold leotard with the caption, "When you buy your formation tickets on Craigslist." Needless to say, the Selenators were pissed.

While the comedian didn't write the caption, himself, he did co-sign, writing "this is true" alongside the pic. Take a look below:

Once the meme went viral, Selena's fans went in on the Top Five star, and nothing was off-limits. One fan even mistook him for Chris Tucker during a shade attempt — generation gap, maybe? Take a look at some of the tweets below:

Then there was this:

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Written by Moriba Cummings

(Photos from left: Monica Schipper/Getty Images for Tribeca Film Festival, Dimitrios Kambouris/Getty Images)


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