April 4th, 2012
09:37 PM ET

Mary J. Blige on pulled Burger King ad: It wasn’t finished

Mary J. Blige says a recently pulled Burger King advertisement that featured her was “unfinished” and didn’t follow the parameters to which the R&B superstar agreed.

The clip, which Burger King released on YouTube before taking it down this week amid a public backlash, is part of a series of celebrity ads showcasing the fast-food chain’s new menu options.

In Blige’s spot, the nine-time Grammy winner promotes the new Crispy Chicken Snack Wraps. Wearing a short wig, leather jacket and shades, she rocks to the beat of her own song, “Don’t Mind,” off her latest album, “My Life II… The Journey Continues.”

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  1. Bob

    And this is news because.....?

    April 4, 2012 at 11:08 pm | Report abuse | Reply
  2. Jeff Frank (R-Ohio) "Right Wing Insanity"

    Don't boats sometimes have a thing called a bilge pump?

    April 4, 2012 at 11:53 pm | Report abuse | Reply
  3. Jeff Frank (R-Ohio) "Right Wing Insanity"

    Bilge King Whoppers rock!

    April 4, 2012 at 11:58 pm | Report abuse | Reply
  4. leeintulsa

    alot of people are wanting to freak out over it. they don't know she pulled it herself. that's why it's news.

    April 4, 2012 at 11:59 pm | Report abuse | Reply
  5. Facebook Alternative

    Zzzzzz...

    April 5, 2012 at 12:37 am | Report abuse | Reply
  6. ron

    Probably just as well, nothing about her ever inspired me to hunger anyway.

    April 5, 2012 at 5:29 am | Report abuse | Reply

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