Ella Henderson has left many followers confused as she carried out on the Conservative Occasion convention weeks after acting at Brighton Satisfaction.
In a video from the occasion, the musician was seen singing her tune Ghost onstage, with attendees dancing.
A TikTok spokesperson instructed Metro.co.uk: ‘Ella Henderson carried out as visitor of UK Music and TikTok on the Conservative Occasion Convention, following an identical occasion on the Labour Occasion Convention the week earlier than.
‘Ella was resulting from carry out on the Labour Occasion Convention as nicely however needed to pull out resulting from sickness. These occasions don’t point out political affiliation and are held to focus on the significance of the UK’s music sector and the success of our expertise on a world stage.
‘It’s important that these in authorities and opposition recognize the significance of the UK music business each economically and culturally and that’s why UK Music – which is the consultant physique for the sector – exists and works on the business’s behalf.’
Nonetheless, many followers had been left upset at her look, particularly weeks after she carried out Satisfaction occasions.
‘Ella Henderson actually sat there & thought what do I’ve to do to cease being booked in any respect these Satisfaction occasions in future,’ one stated, responding to a video of her performing.
‘Don’t ebook @EllaHenderson for any delight occasion sooner or later,’ one other added, with yet another saying: ‘You’ve actually simply performed a string of homosexual delight occasions? Are you conscious of the tories political historical past with LGBTQ+ rights. That is so embarrassing @EllaHenderson.’
Others have come to the singer’s defence, with one writing: ‘A few of it’s worthwhile to reduce Ella Henderson some slack for performing on the Tory convention. You don’t know what her administration are like, what her funds are like. She may want this (in all probability nicely paying gig) to pay her payments on this price of dwelling disaster.’
Another stated: ‘I’m confused, why can’t Ella Henderson carry out wherever she needs and help a delight occasion? Simply because she carried out one doesn’t imply she hates the opposite?’
On August 7, Ella shared a photograph of herself acting at Brighton Satisfaction, writing: ‘BRIGHTON PRIDE 🌈💖 Phrases don’t & received’t ever describe the love I’ve for the LGBTQ+ neighborhood!!!
‘You’re all endlessly part of me & in my coronary heart!! I promise to do every thing I can with my platform & voice to create consciousness, domesticate change & largely unfold love, gentle & equality in honour of every & each one in all you!’
Elsewhere on the convention, Liz Truss had folks baffled when she walked out to the sound of M Folks’s Shifting On Up.