Tati Westbrook tearfully apologized to James Charles for her explosive 2019 ‘Bye Sister’ video, and claimed that Shane Dawson and Jeffree Star ‘manipulated’ her into posting it.
Tati Westbrook is apologizing for her half in “Dramageddon 2.0,” her vicious feud with fellow magnificence YouTuber James Charles in 2019. Tati, 37, launched an explosive new video on June 30, through which she tearfully claimed that she was “used, coerced, and manipulated” by well-known YouTubers Shane Dawson and Jeffree Star into making the notorious “Bye Sister” video. Throughout their feud, Tati would later accuse James of being a “hazard to society.” James, 19, denied the claims in a response video. You may watch Tati’s full 40-minute apology beneath.
“”I’m actually sorry James. And I’ve mentioned that privately, however I need you to listen to it publicly,” Tati mentioned in her new video, titled BREAKING MY SILENCE. Tati claims that in December 2019, she shared “inappropriate” texts and DMs from James with Shane. That very same yr, Jeffree apparently “began speaking much more crap about James Charles than traditional.” Shane and Jeffree allegedly pushed her into importing the “Bye Sister” video. Tati mentioned she had “considerations” about James’ conduct, and so they have been elevated after she “talked to Shane Dawson.”
“I didn't lie in that video,” Tati mentioned, by way of tears. “I by no means mentioned James Charles was a a ‘hazard to society.’ My video was not made with any malice. I didn't publicly air any of the horrific accusations that have been being made behind the scenes.” She went on to say that she will be able to normally “spot manipulation and deceit from a mile away,” however her “guard was down.”
The Halo Magnificence Model head was upset on the time that James had carried out a sponsorship for Sugar Bear Hair Care, one among her opponents. Whereas coping with that perceived betrayal, Tati mentioned she let “others” manipulate and “gaslight” her into calling out the beautuber. “Bye Sister” was one of many largest regrets of her life. She and James have apparently spoken and cleared the air. He hasn’t commented publicly on Tati’s new video on the time. “Comply with your coronary heart,” she mentioned. “As a result of I assumed I used to be following mine however I used to be listening to the improper individuals.”
Shane responded to Tati’s allegations on social media. In a tweet (since deleted), he wrote, “THIS IS A F**KING LIE AND IM LOSING MY MIND!!!” He additionally went on Instagram Dwell and filmed his response to watching the video. “You might be so manipulative. You might be pretend crying! That's not actual!” he yelled. Jeffree has not commented at the moment.
Shane is the topic of a number of controversies proper now. He was known as out for doing blackface in previous movies and apologized on June 26. “I ought to have misplaced my profession,” he admitted. Jada Pinkett Smith and Jaden Smith additionally slammed him for a horrific video that resurfaced, displaying him pretending to inappropriately contact himself whereas a poster of Willow Smith, then 11.