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Mack Wilds On Adele’s Grammys Speech: ‘It’s Hard for Her to Tell a Lie'

In an interview with ESSENCE Live, Mack Wilds — who played lead in the video for hit single "Hello" — dishes on Adele's speech to Beyoncé', the 'Black friends' comment and her sincerity. "It's hard for her to tell a lie," the actor said. In fact, he believes in what she represents for music and for #theculture. Check out our exclusive above.

SHOW TRANSCRIPT

We know you've worked with Adele on her video. How'd you feel about her speech? Were you feeling it? >. Absolutely. First and foremost, I think Adele's one of the, I think it's harder for her to tell a lie than it is to hold herself back from telling the truth, so. She, that was as honest a response as ever. She is literary a fan of what music is in the culture. So I respect it, I appreciate it. Yeah, she gives me authentic vibes for sure. [BLANK_AUDIO]