11 Bad-Ass Times Katy Perry Made Important Political Statements
Katy Perry isn’t afraid to let her views on politics be known. She was a strong supporter of Hillary Clinton from the moment she entered the presidential race, and stuck by her side throughout election season. Although the singer’s favorite candidate did not win, she has continued to use her platform as a mega-superstar to fight for the things she believes in.
Although the 32-year-old often makes headlines for her ongoing feud with Taylor Swift, we simply cannot just overlook how much she talks about important issues in the public eye. We love how now more than ever some of the biggest celebrities are using their voices to call for inclusion, equality and representation, and Katy is no exception.
The “Swish Swish” crooner has had a super busy year promoting her new album, Witness, preparing to go on a world tour, and doing things like hosting the MTV Video Music Awards. Although she may not be as well known as stars like
Yes, she isn’t always the picture-perfect person, but no one is! Katy uses her power as being the most followed person on Twitter with over 103 MILLION followers to bring light to serious situations and give a voice to those who are often forgotten. The crooner doesn’t shy away from important conversations, so, in honor of her work, we rounded up all the bad-ass times she made much-needed political statements.
When she performed at a Hillary Clinton campaign rally
This is honestly one of the most iconic outfits Katy has ever worn, which is seriously saying something. Not only did the musician show up to a 2015 Hillary Clinton campaign rally wearing a cape with the words "I'm With Madam President" bedazzled on the back, but she used used the presidential nominee's staple pantsuit as inspiration for a dress, too. It's pretty clear who she supported in the 2016 election.
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