UpDate: Indie Aire's New Album Cover causes Controversy?

  Indie Aire sparks major controversy with rumors of skin bleaching in her drastic new image. How can Indie Aire preach out loving the "brown skin" when she barely looks like herself on her new album cover. Indie Aire has some explaining to do!  India Arie is the latest celeb accused of skin bleaching after a promo picture for her new single was released. Arie, 37, is currently promoting her track “Cocoa Butter” which is the first single from her “SoulVersation” album.

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But sources close to India tell TMZ, the criticism is ridiculous ... because the "lightened" skin is merely the product of the camera flash and angle. India never asked to be lightened.

But the fact remains ... India approved the photo, and HAD to notice it wasn't a true reflection of her skin color.