Cheryl has taken another swipe at the haters in a sassy Instagram post.
The Love Made Me Do It singer has already defiantly claimed that she loved her performance on The X Factor on Sunday – after viewers complained about her sexy routine and off-key singing.
And now she’s vowed to walk away from the negativity her performance has attracted.
Sharing a video of her strutting backstage before that controversial performance, she wrote: "Walking away from negativity like…"
But while Cheryl is asserting herself she also revealed that she may be feeling vulnerable after being trolled on social media.
Rather than letting fans have their say on her post, she turned the comments off.
Cheryl takes another swipe at the haters after her X Factor performance
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Earlier this evening Cheryl released a statement hitting back at the "shocking and relentless" abuse she’s faced after her X Factor performance on Sunday night.
The 35-year-old singer faced a backlash from fans after her raunchy stage show – which saw her lick her own hand and crawl suggestively across the stage – was dubbed too x-rated for a family show.
Others took aim at her singing, with some accusing her of being "out of tune" during her energetic routine.
"Not sure if it’s the sound or she just can’t sing, but this sounds bad," sniped one viewer.
But now Cheryl has taken aim at the haters and admitted that her music and performances are "never going to be for everyone".
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She added: "I let a lot of things lie but the sheer level of unbalanced negativity towards me in the tabloid press these past few days has been quite frankly shocking and I need to address it.
"This level of relentless abuse should not be tolerated in any walk of life."
She also complained that her "appearance", "body size" and "shape" have been commented on in the days since her return to the stage.
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She finished by insisting that she watched the performance back herself and loved it.
"I did watch my performance back and I LOVED IT!" she wrote.
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