- Bituin Escalante engaged some netizens in social media and tried to explain why she tweeted the way she did
- She said that she was not trying to throw shade, but simply pointing out that it's a matter of "self-awareness"
- The singer also said that yes, she may be a singer but for others, it's not just enough
After much controversy involving singer, Bituin Escalante's tweet, regarding the Idol judges, she finally gave an explanation on Twitter.
KAMI learned as per the singer's responses to netizens, that she wasn't exactly throwing shade against the three judges.
She's simply highlighting the fact of her self-awareness, recognizing that she is a singer yet she knows that it may not be enough for everyone, but she is okay with it.
One netizen even commented that he knows for a fact that Vice Ganda loves Bituin.
Others went on criticizing the purpose of the show, saying that they were supposed to discover raw talents.
Bituin ended her responses by saying that the nature of the business is simply "brutal."
"And it's not based solely on raw talent," the singer said.
A recent KAMI report showed how she was deemed to have thrown shade against the three Idol judges with her statements.
Bituin Escalante is a singer and host. She first gained fame during the 2000 Metropop Song Festival where she bagged the second prize.
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