Maluma’s rep has spoken out after the singer confronted an internet backlash Sunday over his Mom’s Day submit.
Maluma, 25, shared a snap of himself kissing his mother, Marlli Arias, on the lips to mark the special day. Nevertheless, some Instagram customers have been fast to say the kiss was a bit a lot.
Regardless of the adverse feedback, the Colombian star’s spokesperson insisted this was a traditional factor to do in Latin tradition.
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They instructed Individuals, “The gorgeous factor is that he has been accepted within the American music market with open arms, and I feel, now, the place we’re on this world with music, it’s actually international.”
“Now individuals are going to have the ability to see completely different sides of our tradition in numerous methods.”
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The rep continued, “It’s regular in Latin tradition particularly in case you’re the one son or the newborn of the home.”
“It’s affection and a type of respect. He’s open about who he’s and his cultural values, that is simply a part of it.”
Maluma didn’t touch upon the entire thing through social media, with him as an alternative selecting to proceed to advertise his upcoming album 11:11.