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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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What a 14-Hour Flight on a Hello Kitty–Themed Airline Is Like

MarieClaire.com - 19 Jul 2018
I've been a fan of Hello Kitty since childhood, evidenced by a raggedy pair of pajama pants I should have thrown away years ago. But as Katy Perry, Avril Lavigne, and Charli XCX have shown, it's still cool to be on team Kitty as an adult. And with ...
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Every Song That Tried & Failed To Become The "Song Of The Summer"

Refinery29 - 27 Jun 2018
Save your moody ballads for December, because between June and September, fun pop songs reign supreme. And why not? Even if you're still working in a cubicle as the temperature creeps up, the right song can make it feel like you're sunbathing on the ...
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Is Avril Lavigne Gearing Up For A Comeback In 2018?

Music Times - 26 Feb 2018
The singer dropped her last album in 2013, and Avril Lavigne contained songs, such as, "Hello Kitty," "Here's To Never Growing Up," "Give You What You Like," "Bad Girl," "Let Me Go," "Rock N Roll," and "How You Remind Me." Prior to the release of her ...
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Inside the Wonderful World of Hello Kitty Karaoke

Food & Wine - 23 Feb 2018
Drink pairing: While it looks like Hello Kitty's palate has evolved a lot since the '70s, the Hello Kitty Classic Room still seems to call for Milk Tea. Karaoke pairing: "Hello Kitty" by Avril Lavigne or any song by '70s Swedish disco sensation, ABBA ...
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Avril Lavigne's 'Hello Kitty' and the stereotypes of Japanese women

The Independent - 28 Apr 2014
There are more serious accusations being made about Hello Kitty than that it resembles a bad Kyary Pamyu Pamyu parody muddled with Skrillex-lite and painful Japanese pronunciation. Nearly nine years after Margaret Cho called Stefani's Harajuku Girls a ...
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Explore some of the wildest conspiracy theories

Indiana Daily Student - 17 May 2018
Avril Lavigne is dead. Rumor has it Canadian punk-princess and “Sk8r Boi” singer Avril Lavigne died in 2003 and was replaced by a doppelganger named Melissa Vandella. It has been said that when Lavigne's grandfather passed away in 2003, she couldn't ...
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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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Bella Hadid Has a "Harajuku" Alter Ego on Instagram Named Rebekka

TeenVogue.com - 10 Apr 2018
Four years ago, Avril Lavigne released her music video for “Hello Kitty,” in which she and four backup dancers dance through a bubblegum-pink kawaii wonderland. Billboard wrote, scathingly, that it “squeezes Gwen Stefani's Japan fetishization into an ...
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What Exactly Is Going On With Kirin J. Callinan?

SPIN - 08 Nov 2017
Its frontman is former Boys Like Girls singer Martin Johnson, now a pop songwriter partially responsible for, among other things, Avril Lavigne'sHello Kitty.” This year, with just one song officially released, the Night Game toured the U.S. with John ...

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