As the curtains closed on another spectacular MTV Video Music Awards (VMAs), fans were left with more than just electrifying performances and jaw-dropping fashion statements.
It was a backstage moment that had everyone talking, and it involved none other than Megan Thee Stallion and Justin Timberlake.
Cameras captured what appeared to be a heated exchange between the two, leaving fans speculating about the nature of their interaction. But hold onto your seats, because there’s more to this story than meets the eye.
In a video clip that quickly went viral, Megan and Justin can be seen in what some interpreted as a heated argument. Megan, with her finger pointing emphatically, seemed to be in a rather intense conversation with Justin, who appeared to be smiling.
Naturally, the internet exploded with speculations and theories about what might have transpired between these two music titans. Was it a feud? A misunderstanding? Or something more complex?
However, just as the rumor mill began churning at full throttle, Megan Thee Stallion stepped in to set the record straight. She took to social media, specifically Instagram, to provide some much-needed clarity.
In a post that accompanied a video of her and Justin Timberlake at an afterparty, she wrote, “I just talk with my hands🤷🏽♀️ lol @justintimberlake love ya 💙.”
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So, what really happened backstage at the VMAs? It turns out that Megan was not angry with Justin; in fact, quite the opposite. According to sources close to the situation, the exchange was nothing but love and excitement. Justin Timberlake greeted Megan with a warm, “It’s so nice to meet you,” to which Megan playfully responded, “No, no! This don’t count, this don’t count! We gotta meet proper.” This exchange was their first meeting, and it was filled with genuine enthusiasm.
As for the internet, well, it’s a reminder that we should always take a step back before jumping to conclusions.
One fan commented, “Imagine… jumping to conclusions and instantly assuming a black woman was angry.”
Another said, “That’s why people need to mind the business that pays them! Stay out these rich folk business!!”
Another fan wrote, “All of us apart of the hand talking and head rolling committee knew it was all love.”
In conclusion, the VMAs backstage moment between Megan Thee Stallion and Justin Timberlake turned out to be a heartwarming encounter between two music talents.