Monday, 13 February 2017
Katy Perry Makes Jokes About Mental Health And Britney Spears' Breakdown
It wasn't a slip once.
SHE SAID IT TWICE.
Last night on the Grammys red carpet, Katy Perry took two different jabs at Britney Spears and her mental health, referencing her very public breakdown in 2007.
When speaking with Ryan Seacrest, Katy was asked by Ryan Seacrest about taking a break between recording albums and this is how she responded:
Some are defending Katy's words, saying she was simply making a joke and it wasn't about Britney.
Here's the thing. When one of the biggest pop stars in the world suffers a very publicized mental breakdown in front of the paparazzi, resulting in shaving her head, there's absolutely no way in HELL Katy wasn't referencing her. But could it have been just poor choice of words?
Let's just say maybe for the sake of it:
Following that, Katy was interviews by CBS and once again cracked the lovely gem about the fact that she hadn't shaved her head yet due to a meltdown.
Okay, so here it is.
This woman has been in a very public feud with Taylor Swift over the years, tweeting the now infamous "watch out for the Regina George in sheeps clothing", and has long stated that she's an advocate for women.
So, on a very public stage.....during musics biggest night....
You're going to take disgusting swipes at Britney Spears? You're going to make jokes about mental health?
I'm a fan of Katy's new single 'Chained to The Rhythm'. That doesn't change. Heard catalogue is good.
But this isn't about the music.
To Katy I say this: