Twitter customers praised Kelly Rowland this week after the singer responded to a comparability with finest pal Beyoncé like a real legend.

On Wednesday, Rowland joined actor Marsai Martin for an appearance on the Sizzling 97 radio present “Ebro within the Morning” to debate their new film, “Fantasy Soccer.”

On the present, host Peter Rosenberg advised that Rowland performed “second to Beyoncé” throughout their time collectively within the group Future’s Little one.

“Everybody who will get within the leisure enterprise will get into it to be ‘the person,’” he mentioned. “It does take an ego examine. And also you occur to be standing subsequent to the brightest mild on planet earth.”

He added, “Not solely did you not combat it; it looks as if you actually liked the place that you simply had been in and took it significantly.”

“Right here’s the factor: mild attracts mild. I’m mild,” Rowland responded.

“I’m a ravishing brown shining mild. So I don’t assume anyone’s mild dims anybody else’s. I feel that when different individuals begin to evaluate you … that’s when it reveals how dim they’re of themselves,” she continued.

“I really like Bey. I do know that she’s a lightweight. However I do know that I’m a lightweight too.”

The singer went on to have a good time Beyoncé — whom she considers “a sister” — and all that she’s achieved in her profession. However Rowland inspired individuals to not concentrate on evaluating ladies within the leisure business.

“We each shine collectively,” she mentioned of her fellow singer.

Rosenberg had introduced up the subject by referencing an interview Rowland did on the “IRL” podcast final month. Host Angie Martinez additionally invoked Beyoncé in that dialog, however she counseled Rowland for being “comfy and safe” and for having her “personal mild” inside Future’s Little one.

Beyoncé and Rowland grew up collectively in Houston, the place they entered singing and dancing competitions as youngsters. The 2 had been key members of the group that might ultimately be referred to as Future’s Little one, which launched its debut single, “No, No, No,” in 1997.

After Rowland’s Sizzling 97 interview, followers took to Twitter to laud the Grammy winner for her influence on the leisure business, together with her work as a solo artist and actor.

Sheryl Lee Ralph, who gained an Emmy in September for her position within the ABC collection “Abbott Elementary,” additionally gave a shoutout to the singer.

“And THIS is why I really like Kelly Rowland!!!!” Ralph tweeted. “You higher SHINE!!!!!”

Rowland appeared to reply to her followers in a put up of her personal Thursday.

“Thanks all in your Love & help!” she tweeted. “I do know ya’ll obtained my again!”

“Fantasy Soccer,” which sees Rowland and Martin star alongside Omari Hardwick and others, is ready to premiere Nov. 25.

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