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Avril Lavigne video reaps controversy over pop Asian images

New York Daily News - 23 Apr 2014
Avril Lavigne's new music video "Hello Kitty" has some hissing racism. "Not sure if this Avril Lavigne video is terrible, racist or terribly racist," podcast host @desusnice tweeted Tuesday. The upbeat and colorful video shows Lavigne, 29, wearing a ...
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Chad Kroeger and Slipknot are having one hilarious feud

Page Six - 29 Jun 2017
The former Mr. Avril Lavigne ignited a feud with Slipknot and Stone Sour singer Corey Taylor, who didn't sit back and take it. “[Stone Sour] are trying to be Nickelback. Corey Taylor has said some really nasty things about me before in the press, and ...
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The Avril Lavigne death conspiracy theory is back to haunt us all

The Daily Dot - 15 May 2017
Flash forward to 2013: Lavigne released an overwhelming, kawaii-themed video for her track “Hello Kitty.” Not only was the video obnoxious and widely criticized for being full of cultural appropriation, it was a total departure from Lavigne's original ...
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Avril Lavigne's 'Hello Kitty': An exegesis

Entertainment Weekly - 24 Apr 2014
Lavigne herself told DigitalSpy that the song is both “flirtatious and somewhat sexual” but that the song is “genuinely about my love for Hello Kitty as well!” This statement strikes me as much more than just an ambient piece of pop star rorschachiana ...
avril lavigne hello kitty

Avril Lavigne Scoffs at Video Controversy: 'RACIST??? LOLOLOL!!!'

RollingStone.com - 24 Apr 2014
Following accusations that her latest video "Hello Kitty" objectifies Japanese culture, Avril Lavigne has responded on Twitter: "RACIST??? LOLOLOL!!! I love Japanese culture and I spend half of my time in Japan. I flew to Tokyo to shoot this video ...
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Avril Lavigne Plans Comeback For 2017

Noise11 - 27 Dec 2016
Avril, who was left bedridden for five months by the health problem, returned to the stage to perform Fly at the Opening Ceremony of the 2015 Special Olympics World Games in Los Angeles in July, 2015, and on Monday (26Dec16), the singer revealed she is ...
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Avril Lavigne's 'Hello Kitty' and the stereotypes of Japanese women

The Independent (blog) - 28 Apr 2014
I can't help but wonder, did Canadian singer and perpetual teenager Avril Lavigne remember when she came up with the concept for her new music video, Hello Kitty? Because there's something vaguely familiar about the video's four props - sorry, backing ...
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Corey Taylor Tells Chad Kroeger to Shut Up

Paste Magazine - 21 Jun 2017
If you're lost at that reference, let us remind you of something that probably took you years to forget; Kroeger helped pen his then-wife Avril Lavigne's song “Hello Kitty,” which has iconic lines like, “Let's all slumber party like a fat kid on a pack ...
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ONE OK ROCK's Ryota rumored to have married Avril Lavigne's sister

Arama Japan (press release) (blog) - 19 Feb 2017
The internet is abuzz with rumors that he in fact has married the younger sister of Canadian pop-rock singer (who is known for her reciprocal love of Japan as demonstrated through her hit song “Hello Kitty“) Avril Lavigne. Most recently, Avril was ...
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Appropriation: Kylie Jenner, Katy Perry& More

Hollywood Life - 14 Apr 2017
Très chic or totally offensive? Due to rocking controversial ensembles, stars like Kylie Jenner, Katy Perry and more have found themselves in hot water after being accused of cultural appropriation. Check out our gallery full of fashion faux-pas! Yowza!

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