‘I’ve been waiting a long time to see a black girl’: ‘I want a black queen’

“This is a beautiful opportunity for us to have a black woman on the national stage and I’m very excited to see her,” she said.

“The idea that we could have a Black queen on the show is really exciting to me.”

I’m also very excited for the Black people to see this show and be proud of us.

“The coronavirus is a global pandemic that has affected all of the world’s continents except Africa, and in the Americas, Africa has been hardest hit.ABC News’ Jonathan Allen contributed to this report.