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Addison Rae Addresses Backlash From Jimmy Fallon TikTok Dance Sketch

TikTok star Addison Rae is addressing the backlash she acquired for performing a number of viral dances from the social media platform on TV with out crediting the creators.

Rae appeared on Friday’s episode of “The Tonight Present with Jimmy Fallon” to exhibit the dances with none point out of who created them, particularly problematic since a lot of these creators are individuals of shade.

When TMZ requested Rae in regards to the controversy, she mentioned she thought all of the creators had been “credited within the authentic YouTube posting, nevertheless it’s kinda laborious to credit score in the course of the present.”

“However [the dance creators] all know I like them a lot and I assist all of them a lot,” Rae mentioned, with out mentioning any of them by title.

In response to USA Right this moment, the discuss present up to date its YouTube clip after the controversy broke to embrace an inventory of the dance creators: “Stranger Issues” star Noah Schnapp (“Do It Once more”), @jazlynebabee (“Savage Love”), @yvnggprince (“Corvette Corvette”), @flyboyfu (“Laffy Taffy”), @keke.janjah (“Savage”), @macdadddyz (“Blinding Lights”), @theemyanicole (“Up”), and @thegilberttwins (“Fergalicious”). 

To this point, neither host Jimmy Fallon nor every other “Tonight Present” reps have commented on what “The View” co-host Sunny Hostin referred to as “a miss” on Twitter.

Nevertheless, Rae informed TMZ that staffers are discussing the incident behind the scenes.

In the meantime, Rae mentioned she is open to really performing with the creators of the dances she carried out for Fallon.

“I undoubtedly wish to collaborate with loads of them. They undoubtedly deserve all of the credit score as a result of they got here up with the wonderful tendencies,” she mentioned.

You possibly can see the trade beneath.