Sam Smith appears on video saying he does not like & # 039; Michael Jackson

Controversy: Sam Smith has been surprised on video saying that he does not like it & # 39; Michael Jackson ... and criticized by furious fans who asked for public apologies

Sam Smith has been criticized by furious fans after admitting he "does not like" Michael Jackson.

The 26-year-old singer of Stay With Me was caught on video saying "I do not like Michael Jackson, but this is a good song" as he listened to one of the songs of the last pop icon during a trip boat with his musician partner Adam Lambert.

Although Adam quickly removed the Instagram clip on Saturday, that did not stop the Michael Jackson fans from expressing their fury on Twitter, and one even asked Sam to make a public apology.

Controversy: Sam Smith has been surprised on video saying that he does not like it & # 39; Michael Jackson ... and criticized by furious fans who asked for public apologies

Controversy: Sam Smith has been surprised on video saying that he does not like it & # 39; Michael Jackson … and criticized by furious fans who asked for public apologies

– Here's the question if you say & # 39; I do not like the music of Michael Jackson & # 39; I can tolerate it, but if you say & # 39; I do not like MJ & # 39; s personal. Did you ever meet him? a furious fan.

Another added: "This probably sounds like an excessive exaggeration, but Sam Smith should be forced to apologize for saying he does not like Michael Jackson."

"Yes, Sam Smith can have his opinion, of course, but you can not just say" I do not like Michael Jackson ", you have to say" I'm really sorry, but Michael Jackson's songs are not my favorites. "That's right. a little respect for the final LEGEND and always be the number one billion, "wrote a third.

A fourth follower wrote: & # 39; Sam Smith has finished. What respectful musician says that they do not like Michael Jackson? Honey .. & # 39;

Confession: singer Stay With Me, 26, was caught on video saying "I do not like Michael Jackson, but this is a good song", while listening to one of the songs of the last pop icon during a trip on a boat with fellow musician Adam Lambert

Confession: singer Stay With Me, 26, was caught on video saying "I do not like Michael Jackson, but this is a good song", while listening to one of the songs of the last pop icon during a trip on a boat with fellow musician Adam Lambert

Confession: singer Stay With Me, 26, was caught on video saying "I do not like Michael Jackson, but this is a good song", while listening to one of the songs of the last pop icon during a trip on a boat with fellow musician Adam Lambert

Backlash: Adam (pictured) quickly removed the Instagram clip on Saturday in the middle of a backlash

Backlash: Adam (pictured) quickly removed the Instagram clip on Saturday in the middle of a backlash

Backlash: Adam (pictured) quickly removed the Instagram clip on Saturday in the middle of a backlash

However, others rushed to Sam's defense, insisting that the singer of I & # 39; m Not The Only One is entitled to his opinion.

"Sam Smith saying he does not like Michael Jackson does not mean s ** t! God, I can list so many good artists that I do not like his music and it's MY opinion." He should not pretend he likes everyone's music because he's famous. … he did not even hate! A fan wrote

"Okay, but in all seriousness, I do not know why people would drag Sam Smith for not liking Michael Jackson." not everyone should like all celebrities. It's so silly to start the drama again. We are all humans. just do not call attention, "wrote a second user.

MailOnline has contacted Sam's representative to make comments.

Fury: Michael Jackson fans took to Twitter to vent their fury

Fury: Michael Jackson fans took to Twitter to vent their fury

Fury: Michael Jackson fans took to Twitter to vent their fury

It occurs after Sam admitted that he is going through something in the middle of his rumored split of 13 Reasons why the actor Brandon Flynn.

Frankly speaking to the crowd at a concert in New York in June, he said: "I know that everyone in this room is going through something right now, I know I'm going through something bad.

It is known that Sam and Brandon broke things in June, and one source told The Sun: "Sam and Brandon had a real whirlwind romance, they really fell in love with each other, but both are so busy with their careers and unfortunately , things have not worked. "

Support: However, others rushed to Sam's defense, insisting that the singer of I & # 39; m Not The Only One is entitled to his opinion

Support: However, others rushed to Sam's defense, insisting that the singer of I & # 39; m Not The Only One is entitled to his opinion

Support: However, others rushed to Sam's defense, insisting that the singer of I & # 39; m Not The Only One is entitled to his opinion

The singer, who has erased a series of snapshots of his accounts on social networks, is "devastated" by the separation, as Brandon, 24, was the "most significant" romance, the singer Too Good At Goodbyes. has been.

The source added: "Sam is obviously devastated, this is the most significant relationship he has ever had, and fortunately he is touring the United States at the time it has been a welcome distraction.

The alleged split comes a few months after the singer claimed he was excited to finally write some "happy love songs" after finding love with the actor.

Speaking in January, he said: "I'm in a relationship right now and, for the first time, I think I deserve to be happy. In fact, I'm wondering if I'm going to write some happy love songs soon.

Silent dignity: despite the reaction of social media to his comments, Sam has remained absorbed in the controversy.

Silent dignity: despite the reaction of social media to his comments, Sam has remained absorbed in the controversy.

Silent dignity: despite the reaction of social media to his comments, Sam has remained absorbed in the controversy.

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