The garment that is rightfully under scrutiny features the words "Coolest Monkey In The Jungle" across the front, shown sported by a young boy.
"Woke up this morning shocked and embarrassed by this photo," The Weeknd tweeted. "I’m deeply offended and will not be working with @hm anymore..."
Following backlash, H&M has replaced the image of the child wearing the hoodie.
For more surrounding the controversy, follow here.
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