Keri Hilson Criticized for Saying People Should 'Thank' Rachel Dolezal Amid Race Scandal

Keri Hilson is speaking out in defense of Spokane, Washington, NAACP leader Rachel Dolezal, who has allegedly been lying about being African American for years.

“Let’s just all thank #RachelDolezal. Identity, pathological, & parental issues aside, she’s doing more than most of us do for ourselves,” Hilson Tweeted on Friday.

Drake & a Mystery Date Make Surprise Appearance at Frank Ocean's Show

Fans of buzzed-about new R&B artist Frank Ocean were in for a special treat on Tuesday when they came to his show at the Wiltern in L.A.

Aside from being treated to his smooth sounds, the crowd also got a glimpse of Drake, who made a surprise appearance in the VIP section of the venue.

“He showed up in a white T-shirt and jeans, with a date on his arm,” a concertgoer tells PEOPLE. “As the crowd noticed him walking in, they screeched and created a spotlight on him with their cell phones while taking his picture.”

Meet Best New Artist Grammy Nominee Keri Hilson

Sure she’s penned hits for Britney Spears and Usher and now has a best new artist Grammy nomination, but before taking the music scene by storm, Keri Hilson was involved in a little circus act.

“I taught myself to juggle around [age] 11,” the singer tells PEOPLE with a giggle. “I’ve always been pretty coordinated, but I won’t do it on stage. I’d get way too nervous.”