Quentin Tarantino isn’t the only celebrity who has faced some heat for dropping the N-Word.

Celebs Who Got in Trouble for Using the N-Word was originally published on blackamericaweb.com

1. Quentin Tarantino

Quentin Tarantino

Ouentin Tarantino had people up in arms recently after he used the N-word to explain the high usage of the N-word in his film “Django Unchained.” (PR)

2. Charlie Sheen

Charlie Sheen

Charlie Sheen in 2005 called his ex-wife, who is a white lady, the n-word during a heated argument between the two. (PR)

3. Eminem


Old Eminem lyrics surfaced that read “All the girls I like to b@#e have big butts/ No they don’t, ‘cause I don’t like that n____er sh%t I’m just here to make a bigger hit” had people really upset with the rapper. (PR)

4. Dr. Laura Schlessinger

Dr. Laura Schlessinger

Dr. Laura Schlessinger was giving advice on her radio show about interracial dating when she reportedly dropped the N-word 11 times. (AP)

5. Duane “dog” Chapman

Duane “dog” Chapman

Duane Chapman was recorded telling his son’s then black girlfriend she was a n-word during a long tirade. (PR)

6. Nas


Nas tried to name his 2007 CD “N***er” but after a lot of backlash the rapper was forced to pull the title.

7. John Mayer

John Mayer

Mayer once said black people love him so much that he has a “n____r pass”. Well, people didn’t love him that much because many fans turned against the singer.(PR)

8. Jonathan Rhys Meyers

Jonathan Rhys Meyers

Actor Jonathan Rhys Meyers during an incident at an airport reportedly used the N-word so many times that United Airlines banned him from flying with them again.(PR)

9. Jennifer Lopez

Jennifer Lopez

Jennifer Lopez got in trouble for saying “n___as” in her song “I’m Real.” (PR)

10. Michael Richards

Michael Richards

Michael Richards’ infamous stand-up where he said “Fifty years ago we’d have you upside down with a f___ing fork up your a&$” and other things had people sending death threats to the Seinfield star.(PR)

11. Paris Hilton

Paris Hilton

Paris Hilton, while dancing with her sister to a rap song said “we’re like two n____rs” was videotaped and posted on YouTube before it was pulled.(PR)

12. Jay-Z


Oprah blasted rapper Jay-z for his nonchalant use of the N-word in his songs but he defended the usage saying “we disarmed the word.”

13. Gwyneth Paltrow

Gwyneth Paltrow

People were upset with the blonde actress after she tweeted “Niggas in paris for real” while attending a Jay-z and Kanye West concert. (PR)

14. Guns N’ Roses

Guns N’ Roses

Guns N’ Roses rockers were in hot water back in the 80s for their lyrics in one song that read “Police and n***ers, that’s right/Get outta my way/Don’t need to buy none of your gold chains today.”

15. Paula Deen

Paula Deen

A former employee accused Paula Deen of using the N-word during a 2007 catering event. Deen denies the story. (PR)

16. Kim Zolciak

Kim Zolciak

Former “RHOA” star was talking about the rap group N.W.A when she said “N***** with Attitude” which quickly had people reminding her she had no right to use the word. (PR)

17. Jesse James

Jesse James

Jesse James reportedly told then wife actress Sandra Bullock “I was told that you slept with a n***er.” (PR)

18. Alec Baldwin

Alec Baldwin

Alec Baldwin professed his love for Jay-Z and Kanye’s song by tweeting: “I love that song N*GGAS IN PARIS!I love Kanye!!” followed by “Kanye and I are doing a song called N*GGAS IN MONTAUK. My album is called MY BEAUTIFUL PALE TWISTED FANTASY.” Let’s just say people were not amused with his comments. (PR)

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