On June 28, 2023, Colleen Ballinger responded to those ongoing allegations in a YouTube video merely titled “hello.” It featured a 10-minute apology music — sure, a music — because the Miranda Sings star strummed a ukulele and sang about what she dubbed the “poisonous gossip practice” towards her.
As Ballinger defined, her workforce suggested towards her talking out, so she determined to sing. She admitted to creating errors and messaging her followers previously, however finally denied the intense allegations towards her, singing, “I am not a groomer, only a loser” who had since “modified my conduct and took accountability.” Seemingly referring to Adam McIntyre’s claims, she sang, “I do know you needed me to say that I used to be 100% within the fallacious / Effectively, I am sorry I am not gonna take that route / Of admitting to lies and rumors that you just made up for clout.” Ballinger additionally appeared to reply to Becky’s recounting with, “I am not a predator even lots of you suppose so / As a result of 5 years in the past I made a fart joke.”
Followers and critics alike, largely left unimpressed, did not really feel this apology music was precisely heartfelt and went straight to Twitter to begin with the memes. “This ain’t All Too Effectively 10 minute model woman, you groomed youngsters,” learn a screenshot YouTube comment. One other consumer posted an Ariana Grande singing GIF alongside the caption: “colleen ballinger after her workforce stated she could not discuss concerning the grooming allegations.” Whereas we do really feel for Colleen Ballinger, as it is not straightforward navigating the highlight, maybe she ought to’ve listened to her workforce on this one.