Black Eyed Peas will go to China in defiance of calls for a boycott
Frontman of the band Black Eyed Peas will.i.am stated that the group is not going to cancel their show in China, despite numerous calls for a boycott of the country because of the situation with Tibet.The musician admitted that in Tibet a mess going on, but noted that this is not a reason to "punish the whole country", reports BBC News.Will.i.am believes that if "America is really what I want to change something, we should stop importing goods from China". "Do you want to boycott China - why not boicotarea America for what we were doing in Iraq?", - added the musician.Black Eyed Peas already performed in China in 2006. Soon the group's performance in China is scheduled for June 2008.Calls for a boycott of China and, in particular, at the 2008 Olympics in Beijing followed after in Tibet clashes started between the local population with the Chinese police. Supporters of Tibet require the independence of the Autonomous region from China. Source: Black Eyed Peas going to China in defiance of calls for a boycott (photo).