WATCH: Babes Wodumo in heated airport altercation

File: Babes Wodumo filmed herself chasing after an unknown person, who she labelled a racist.

File: Babes Wodumo filmed herself chasing after an unknown person, who she labelled a racist.

JOHANNESBURG - A video has gone viral of musician Babes Wodumo (real name Bongekile Simelane) furiously swearing and screaming at a woman at an airport.

The Wololo hit singer filmed herself chasing after an unknown person, who she labelled a racist.

In the video, she claims the woman had hushed her and her friend.

She hurled insults at the woman and threatened to beat her up.

Footage of local musician Babes Wodumo confronting a woman she says shushed her at an airport has gained mileage on social media this week. Courtesy of #DSTV403

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Hours after the video went viral, the musician tweeted that she is also human and that being a celebrity does not mean she doesn't have feelings and emotions.

The video seems to have divided Twitter users, with some believing that her reaction was justified and others saying the altercation showed no signs of being a racist incident.