Sky Ferreira On 'Sexist' Article: 'I'm Not A F**king Example'
"I'm glad that this is making people think & conversation is happening"
On Friday (17 June), LA Weekly ran an essay called “Sky Ferreira's Sex Appeal Is What Pop Music Needs Right Now.” The piece received widespread criticism, and LA Weekly published an apology the following day.
The article consists of almost 1500 words - yes we needed to take a break halfway through - about why the writer thinks Sky Ferreira is sexy, and why he thinks that is important.
Naturally, a lot of people were pissed off, especially Sky Ferreira herself, who has now responded to the article in a series of tweets:
With a degree of trepidation, we read a lot of the responses to Sky's tweets, and it was truly comforting to see the volume of support that she's been receiving:
Anyway, back to what Sky had to say:
That's only a chosen selection of what Sky tweeted - you can read more of Sky's tweets here.