You may not realize how lucky you are to be able to listen to all your favorite songs on the radio because the songs you frequently jam out to aren’t always suitable in other locales. Tracks by Katy Perry, Beyoncé, and Nicki Minaj have all been deemed unacceptable in various countries for a multitude of reasons. If you want to find out why these tracks and other songs we all love were banned, make sure to watch our video. This is: 10 Popular Songs That Are Banned In Other Countries.
Miley Cyrus ruffled a lot of feathers during her “Bangerz” era. The actress and singer was frequently seen on stage wearing racy outfits and acting inappropriately. While some countries may have rolled their eyes and brushed off her antics, the Dominican Republic didn’t find her behavior to be a laughing matter. You’ll have to watch our video to see the stiff punishment she received.
Some artists have had their music banned from college campuses, including Robin Thicke and Eminem. In the case of Eminem, a United Kingdom university even banned any clothing that featured the rapper’s name and image too! But that’s nothing compared to what happened to Lady Gaga. The singer’s entire discography was banned by China, and we’ll tell you why in our video.
If you’d like to hear about even more artists whose songs were banned in other countries, including Justin Bieber, Luis Fonsi, Daddy Yankee, and Kesha, make sure to watch our video. Let us know in the comments if you think any of these countries took their punishments too far.