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Cee Lo apologizes for controversial Tweet

Cee Lo Green in a 2011 promotional photo for 'The Voice.' (NBC)

June 22, 2011 12:00:00 AM PDT
Singer Cee Lo Green has apologized for what some call a homophobic statement he made on Twitter that was directed at a music critic.

In Green's controversial Tweet, he was responding to the critic's unflattering review of his performance last Thursday night in Minneapolis.

Green said people enjoyed that performance and "I'm guessing you're gay? And my masculinity offended you?"

The critic re-Tweeted Green's comments.