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Come Friday, they debuted their new spray tan version:
Now here’s the original:
Despite these changes, there are folks who believe that this new stab at the iconic singer still ain’t right:
In a statement sent to Entertainment Weekly on Friday, the museum said, “We love, respect, and enjoy a working relationship with Beyoncé. We have adjusted the styling and lighting of her figure, and she is on display at Madame Tussauds New York.”
According to New York Daily News, earlier this week there was a serious backlash to the ultra-blond wax figure — which was noticeablly thinner and much lighter than the singer. People also criticized the figure for looking like other white artists like Britney Spears, Lindsay Lohan and even actress Kaley Cuoco.
As we previously reported, over the years Madame Tussauds has been notorious for making Bey look super Caucasian.
When are they going to learn?
Is this new version more on point?
All The Times Madame Tussauds Tried To Pass Off A Tired-Looking White Woman As Beyoncé
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3. Beyonce Wax Figure At Madame TussaudSource:Getty 3 of 14
4. No, Seriously, Who Is This?Source:Getty 4 of 14
5. Have They Ever Seen Beyonce?Source:Getty 5 of 14
6. If You Squint Hard, You Can MAYBE See BeySource:Getty 6 of 14
7. That's Supposed To Be Bey, But It Looks Like BritneySource:Getty 7 of 14
8. NoSource:Getty 8 of 14
9. These Are Just The Worst EverSource:Getty 9 of 14
10. Is That Leona Lewis?Source:Getty 10 of 14
11. Why Does This Keep Happening?Source:Getty 11 of 14
12. This Is So ConfusingSource:WENN 12 of 14
13. Allegedly BeyonceSource:WENN 13 of 14
14. At Least They Gave Her Curly HairSource:WENN 14 of 14
Madame Tussauds Makes Changes To “Whitewashed” Beyoncé Wax Figure was originally published on hellobeautiful.com