Friday, January 10, 2014
Miley Cyrus and Britney Spears deemed too sexy for French TV as watchdogs say their videos should be banned before 10pm Miley's Wrecking Ball and Britney's Work B**** have been banned
Miley Cyrus's Wrecking Ball has been banned from French TV before 10pm for being too sexualised
Britney's Work B**** has also been restricted on the grounds that it shows 'a sadomachistic universe representing women in a way that risks shocking many viewers
It added that Work B**** - which shows Britney in bondage gear and whipping female dancers - presents 'a sadomachistic universe representing women in a way that risks shocking many viewers'.
Since it was launched in October last year Britney's video has received 70million views on YouTube
Britney's video was even reportedly banned in the UK before 10pm, with music channels asking for a 'clean edit' to go along with a much-censored Work version of the son
Veteran performer O'Connor penned an open letter to the younger singer, urging her 'don't let the music industry make a prostitute of you'.
Miley's nude antics drew concern from singer Sinead O'Connor who penned an open letter saying 'don't let the music industry make a prostitute of you'
Miley's video became the most viewed in 24 hours when it first appeared, getting 12.5million clicks in one day, while it now has over 475million