Nina Simone’s granddaughter is speaking out after Chloe Bailey’s “Feeling Good” performance was labelled too “sexualized.”

The singer, who is half of the duo Chloe x Halle, made her solo TV debut on ABC’s Juneteenth special, “Juneteenth: Together We Triumph – A Soul of a Nation Special Event”, during which she put her own sultry spin on Simone’s 1965 classic.

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Noticing the criticism, Simone’s granddaughter ReAnna Simone Kelly tweeted:

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See some of the reaction to Bailey’s performance below.

However, others loved the performance and defended the singer amid the backlash.

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