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Jess Glynne ‘wholeheartedly sorry’ over ‘unacceptable’ transphobic slur in interview

Jess Glynne ‘wholeheartedly sorry’ over ‘unacceptable’ transphobic slur in interview

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Singer Jess Glynne has said she is "wholeheartedly sorry" after using an "unacceptable" transphobic slur in an interview.The British star, best known for hits including chart-toppers I'll Be There, Hold My Hand and Rather Be, told a story about visiting a transgender strip club during an appearance on comedian Mo Gilligan's podcast. A video clip from the recording has since been circulated online, with Glynne facing heavy criticism.In a statement posted on Instagram, the singer said: "I want to address my appearance on the @mothecomedian podcast, when a story I told caused massive and righteous offence."Firstly, I want to say that I am wholeheartedly sorry. ...