Selena Gomez hits back at a fan who accused Selena of drinking too much


After being accused by a fan of drinking, Selena Gomez attacked the fan ‘excessively’After her kidney transplant. 

The fan’s comment came in response to a TikTok video shared by Gomez this week, in which she stitched a clip of herself with a clip of Dr Dawn Bantel explaining the definition of ‘heavy drinking’.

In the video, Bantel states that the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) defines heavy drinking as ’15 or more drinks a week for men, and eight or more drinks per week for women’.

The video is available below.

Gomez recorded her reply to this information. She seemed concerned as the doctor explained the figures to her, but she captioned it with the words ‘it’s a joke’.

In spite of Gomez’s efforts to indicate that she wasn’t being serious in the video, one fan responded with criticism, writing: ‘So one of your best friends gives you her kidney and you continue to drink excessively. Damn Selena.’

Gomez disclosed in 2017 that she had a kidney transplant with an organ donated by Francia Raisa, a close friend of hers, while fighting lupus.

The I Want To Hold Your HandsThe singer quickly retorted at the TikTok user’s accusations and reiterated that the video was meant to be funny. ‘It was a joke ass.’

A number of Gomez’s fans rallied around the singer in the wake of the exchange, with one writing that people need to ‘understand Selena’s humour’.

Another comment: ‘We know it’s a joke queen… Don’t bother yourself with haters’.

Many TikTok users said it wasn’t their business if Gomez drinks, while one user claimed that he had received a kidney transplant. ‘are allowed to drink’.

Gomez shared her story about her transplant with the TodaySend it to her ‘kidneys were shutting down’Raisa was a close friend of hers, she explained. ‘during this interesting time where [her] kidneys were just done’.

That was it, and I didn’t want to ask a single person in my life. I found it difficult to imagine asking anyone to do that. She agreed to volunteer and completed it. It is extremely difficult to find a match for someone who wants to volunteer. The fact that she was a match, I mean that’s unbelievable. That’s not real.

Gomez’s response appears to have deleted the comment left by the TikTok user.


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