40-year-old R&B singer Ashanti is going viral today - and for all the wrong reasons. The R&B singer performed last night at NY Fashion Week's Pretty Little Things event.

And well, her outfit is being described on social media as "tragic."

Ashanti is still beautiful, and her body still looks great. But at age 40, there are a few outfits she may want to edit out of her wardrobe.

Here are the images that have been doing numbers:


By contrast, look at what Lil Kim wore to the same event. Her outfit is also very sexy - but Kim did a much better job at pulling it off:


Ashanti Douglas is a singer, songwriter, record producer, dancer, and actress. She was first discovered as a teenager and later signed to Murder Inc. in 2002. That year, she was featured on Fat Joe's "What’s Luv?" and Ja Rule's "Always on Time," both of which became two of the biggest hit songs of 2002.

Ashanti has since sold more than 20 million records, and starred in dozens of TV shows and movies.