American Idol Runner-Up La'Porsha Renae Celebrates Her Long Run On The Show With Anti-Gay Comments?! See What She Said HERE!
Well, she didn't win on American Idol, and now she's causing some controversy!
After La'Porsha Renae finished second behind Trent Harmon on the Idol finale this week, despite long being the frontrunner to win the show right up until the very end, she got on a conference call Friday afternoon with reporters… and let loose!!
A reporter asked the singer if she were planning to leave her native Mississippi, now that she's also luckily signed to a record deal despite finishing second, and Renae indicated that, yes, she would be leaving for Los Angeles or another larger city.
However, when another reporter asked if the singer had been following her home stat's anti-LGBT controversy — and Renae said that she had not — is when the interesting stuff started.
The singer started discussing gay rights and same-sex marriage, admitting that it's not exactly something she's familiar with, despite showing tolerance.
She started off by saying: