March 26, 2014 1:14 am -

Cannon, who is married to Mariah Carey, appeared in white face to promote the release of “White People Party Music.”

[Cannon] has been labelled “racist,” “ignorant” and “hypocritical” for the stunt – which also saw him show off his bizarre new “Connor Smallnut” persona in a series of videos.

Cannon, 33, sent social media sites into meltdown after sharing an Instagram snap of himself Sunday.

Nick Cannon posted a photo of himself in whiteface, apparently as a publicity stunt for his upcoming album, “White People Party Music.” Instagram

The 33-year-old rapper says people have taken his stunt too seriously.

“It’s official… I’m White!!! #WHITEPEOPLEPARTYMUSIC #Wppm in stores April 1st!!!!!!Dude Go Get It!!!Join The Party!!!!” he wrote alongside the image.

D.B. Hirsch
D.B. Hirsch is a political activist, news junkie, and retired ad copy writer and spin doctor. He lives in Brooklyn, New York.