Of course, Jenner isn’t the only rich non-Mexican celebrity to start their own tequila brand. Dwyane Johnson, Kevin Hart, and yes, Nick Jonas have all started their own tequila businesses. We’re just waiting on Jack Black and Awkwafina to join so the entire cast of Jumanji can get the smoke.
One user posted a list of tequila brands people should enjoy instead of Nick Jonas’:
Some people were upset that Kendall Jenner caught more judgment than her male counterparts:
Some people just really wanted to say ‘no’:
But what sets Nick Jonas apart from these other celebrities is that this isn’t the first time he’s been accused of being ‘problematic.’
Nick Has a Bit of a History
When speaking with BET in 2017, Nick Jonas caught some heat for his take on appropriation. He said it was more about inspiration.’
I think that, within music, there’s a real chance to embrace all different cultures. I’ve been influenced from everything from soul to R&B music and Spanish-influenced music and it’s all around. Even times I’ve traveled to Europe and I’ve been inspired by something I hear over in France.
When Jonas married Priyanka Chopra, the two were accused of having a “sponcon” wedding (sponsored content). The multi-day event was packed full of so many brand mentions it felt more like a Super Bowl commercial break than a wedding.