Ms. Lauryn Hill explains why she was tardy to her Atlanta performance
The Internet was all about Lauryn Hill this weekend, after the singer showed up two hours late to her Atlanta concert on Friday. She was only able to perform for about 40 minutes when the mic was turned off because: schedules
WELP! There's a strict curfew here. They cut Lauryn Hill's sound at 11 p.m. SHARP. pic.twitter.com/0EvGpKGuhO— Jewel Wicker (@jewelwickershow) May 7, 2016'
While some weren't at all surprised and came with the A1 analogies...
That being said. Buying a Lauryn Hill ticket and complaining about her tardiness = going to a Trump rally and complaining about the racism — DarkSkintDostoyevsky (@daniecal) May 7, 2016 ''
Lauryn Hill trending for being late to a show? That's like the sun trending for rising — Vann R. Newkirk II (@fivefifths) May 7, 2016''
Others saw what might be a tragedy...
I wish folks on Twitter would stop ostracizing Lauryn Hill. And instead, consider asking what might be causing her to act this way. #Lauryn — Terry McMillan (@MsTerryMcMillan) May 7, 2016 ''
And found the comedy in it all.
They're playing more Lauryn Hill at the restaurant I'm at than I bet y'all heard at that concert — Ira Madison III (@ira) May 7, 2016''
I was once at a party with a bunch of people I didn't really know & the room united over our "I tried to see Lauryn Hill live once" stories — Hanif Abdurraqib (@NifMuhammad) May 7, 2016 ''
Honestly, I've never been to a Lauryn Hill concert but in all fairness neither have most of the people who pay for tickets to her concerts'
— Father Of Draggins (@rodimusprime) May 7, 2016'
Nahhh Lauryn Hill has surpassed black people time, she's now on Nigerian pastor time because they're the latest of all human beings
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— kelz (@kelechnekoff) May 8, 2016 ''
And of course we had to receive a word from Hill-ary
"I too tried to see Lauryn Hill and she was indeed rather late" - @HillaryClinton https://t.co/e4InbORqnD — Mary Pryor (@msmarypryor) May 7, 2016''
And then, it happened again in Virginia. These people must not have had Twitter.
Someone JUST commented on my FB. She's at a Lauryn Hill concert in VA. Was supposed to start 1 hour ago. Lauryn ain't there yet
That night, one concert-goer confronted Ms. Hill while she met with fans
Fan goes off on Lauryn Hill for showing up 3 hours late ... miseducation 😕 pic.twitter.com/7rsIcG3zbz — ITSBIZKIT (@itsbizkit) May 7, 2016'