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Solange Knowles is speaking out regarding a negative experience she recently endured while attending a concert with her family.
Taking to Twitter on Friday evening, the talented songstress detailed an incident in which she says fellow concertgoers asked her to stop dancing and sit down. In a series of lengthy tweets, Solange explained, "Let me tell you about why black girls / women are so angry...." adding, "I took my son, his friend, and my husband to see Kraftwerk in New Orleans...Was very excited to dance and enjoy a band I love."
She continued, "We are 4 of about 20 black concert goers out 1500 here. 4 out of maaaybbe [sic] 20 out of 1500," and that when she started dancing to the music, "4 older white women yell to me from behind, "Sit down now" . I tell them I'm dancing at a concert. They yell, "u need to sit down now [sic]""