Joshua Zitser , the Senior News Reporter at Insider’s London bureau, wrote an article about the five Iranian teenage girls who were “detained and forced to record an apology video” by Iran Authority because they recorded themselves dancing to a ‘Selena Gomez’ song and posted it on TikTok.
But the song was written by Nigerian Afrobeats superstar Rema and those Iranian girls were dancing to the latest dancing style invented and popularized by Nigerian youths.
Although in the remix of the song, Rema invited Selena Gomez to participate in the song. But the original song was written, Produced and sung by Rema not Selena Gomez.
The version those Iranian girls were dancing to was the original song that Selena Gomez was not part and parcel of .