WILL Smith made headlines after slapping Chris Rock at the 94th Academy Awards in March 2022.
Since then, Smith has publicly apologized for his actions — and has since apologized to others affected by his actions.
Why did Will Smith apologize to Questlove?
Following the controversial onstage incident between Will Smith and Chris Rock at the 94th Oscars in March 2022, Smith has publicly apologized to Rock for hitting him onstage.
However, Smith again issued a public apology in a video he uploaded to his social media platforms, in which he apologized to Chris and Questlove.
In the six-minute video, which was released on July 29, 2022, he apologized to Questlove and explained that the slap overshadowed the attention that Questlove should have been given – since the incident happened when Rock was giving the musician and producer an award presented.
In the video, Will said, “I can still see Questlove’s eyes. It happened at Questloves award and [saying] I’m sorry, that really isn’t enough.”
Questlove won the Best Documentary award that night for his work on Summer of Soul.
Who is Questlove?
Ahmir Khalib Thompson, commonly known as Questlove, was born on January 20, 1971 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.
Questlove is a multi-talented musician, actor, record producer, filmmaker, disc jockey and music journalist.
He is best known as the drummer and joint frontman for hip hop band The Roots.
He is also one of the producers of the cast album of the popular Broadway musical Hamilton.
He is also co-founder of the Okayplayer website.
What is Questlove’s net worth?
According to Celebrity Net Worth, Questlove has an estimated net worth of approximately $14 million as of July 2022.
His main source of wealth is said to be his career in the entertainment industry as a versatile musician, actor and journalist.
He also earns revenue from brand advertising and sponsorships.
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