Most Controversial Comments By Musicians

Many Musicians often make controversial statements. So this is a list of the most controversial statements ever made by Musicians.. Please express your opinions on whether these quotes deserved the backlash. Also if you find none of these quotes as offensive then vote for your least favorite celebrity because it took me a lot of time to do my research, fact-check all the quotes etc. Thank you.

The Top Ten

1 I might go and kick somebody in the head, I might grab a girl and force her to perform oral sex with me. I've had sex on stage with men, women and animals and everything in between - GG Allin Kevin Michael "GG" Allin (born Jesus Christ Allin; 1956-1993) was an American singer, songwriter and record producer, who performed and recorded with many groups during his career. He was best known for his graphic live performances which included self-mutilation, parading around the stage naked, fighting more.

When he was jailed, he said the government was trying to kill the rock spirit. - JoLeKosovo

He said this in an interview on the "Jerry Springer show". - Joeljohns249

What a pervert! - Userguy44

Enjoy prison, Allin. - kcianciulli

2 Christianity is a diagnosis. It’s like Islam and the other Asian religions, a HIV/AIDS of the spirit and mind - Varg Vikernes Louis Cachet, (born Kristian Vikernes) more popularly known as Varg Vikernes, is a Norwegian musician, writer, and a convicted murderer and arsonist. He is known as the frontman of the one-man band Burzum (named after a word in the Black Speech, which is a fictional language in J.R.R. Tolkien's The more.

I hate to say this but he's actually kinda right...

What's wrong? He is damn right. - Merkwurdigliebe

He took his Atheism/thought too far, but I do understand his point. - AssassinationTeam1

One of his infamous quotes on Facebook - Joeljohns249

3 The Beatles are more popular than Jesus now - John Lennon John Winston Ono Lennon, MBE was an English singer and songwriter who rose to worldwide fame as a co-founder of the Beatles, the most commercially successful band in the history of popular music. He was assassinated by Mark David Chapman on December 8, 1980 at age 40.

He said this during an interview with London newspaper "Evening Standard". This particular comment created an enormous amount of controversy in the US especially among Christian communities. Extensive protests broke out in the US, Some radio stations stopped playing Beatles songs, their records were publicly burned, press conferences were cancelled, and threats were made. Finally, he was
murdered in December 1980 by Mark David Chapman, a born-again Christian who was incensed by the "more popular than Jesus" remark. - Joeljohns249

Quite funny - BorisRule

Nobody will ever be more popular than Jesus. - Userguy44

He was making an observation that in the mainstream culture at that time, people were paying much more attention to The Beatles and celebrity worship than to Jesus. He wasn't saying it to brag, or meaning that it was a good or proper trend. - Billyv

LMAO this made me laugh

4 There is nothing which is too sick, evil or perverted. I have no problem with killing someone in cold blood - Euronymous Øystein Aarseth (1968-1993), who went by the pseudonym Euronymous, was a Norwegian guitarist and co-founder of the Norwegian black metal band Mayhem. Euronymous was stabbed to death by band member Varg Vikernes in August 1993. more.

He's dead now so no need to worry about this

How ironic. - MrCoolC

Ow the edge - DarkBoi-X

5 When you hear about slavery for 400 years... for 400 years? That sounds like a choice - Kanye West Kanye Omari West is an American rapper, songwriter, and fashion designer. He was born on June 8, 1977 in Atlanta, Georgia. After West's parents divorced, him and his single mother moved to Chicago, Illinois. At the age of 10, West temporarily moved to Nanjing, China, because his mother was teaching more.

I still can't even begin to comprehend what he was thinking here. - truckturner

Yo Kanye, Imma Let You Finish, But that is nothing to joke about. - kcianciulli

Viral video available on TMZ channel of YouTube - Joeljohns249

That's dumb

6 If I kill you, I’ll be part of the KKK, but there’ll be one less lonely n----r - Justin Bieber Justin Drew Bieber (born March 1, 1994) is a Canadian singer, songwriter, and record producer. He currently resides in Ontario, Canada and is Christian. He is the son of author Pattie Mallette. more.

It's no surprise that his fans are terrible, since they constantly defend any of the very stupid things that he done. Most of his fans wouldn't even try to defend him if he wasn't a musician. It's pretty dumb to even call him a musician.

Wait, does he like the KKK? - Userguy44

That one time where he almost got away with the n-word. Viral video clip available on the TMZ channel of YouTube - Joeljohns249

Good Lord

7 I think boobs are very empowering, and signing them is even more empowering - Nicki Minaj Onika Tanya Maraj, known professionally as Nicki Minaj (born December 8, 1982) is a Trinidadian/American rapper / pop music artist. Minaj is most known for her songs such as "Anaconda", "Super Bass", "Starships" and her feature on "Bang Bang". more.

She said this in an interview when asked about Women Empowerment - Joeljohns249

8 Bring me the head of Elton John... which is one instance in which meat would not be murder, if it were served on a plate - Morrissey

*clear throat* excuse me pal?! - Kevinsidis

Um ok

9 I believe very strongly in fascism... Adolf Hitler was one of the first rock stars - David Bowie

In the 70's David Bowie had a history of praising Adolf Hitler. He later blamed being under the influence of drugs for making this comment. - THC13

He was probably trying to rustle a bunch of people - DarkBoi-X

10 I see a lot of people with their clothes on and they're kind of a**holes. When you've got your tits out you can't really be an a**hole - Miley Cyrus Miley Ray Hemsworth (born Destiny Hope Cyrus), known as Miley Cyrus, is an American singer, songwriter, and actress. She was born on November 23, 1992, in Franklin, Tennessee, to Tish Cyrus and Billy Ray Cyrus. Her voice type is Mezzo-Soprano and has 4 octaves. She became a teen idol starring as the more.

She said this in an interview with Jimmy Kimmel expressing her support for #freethenipple campaign. The campaign advocates that women should have the right to project their nipples in public. - Joeljohns249

Sure, that's logical (sarcasm) - Metal_Treasure

The Contenders

11 Is Math related to Science? - Katy Perry Katheryn Elizabeth Hudson, professionally known by her stage name Katy Perry, was born on October 25, 1984 in Santa Barbara, California. She is a singer, songwriter, actress and an ambassador on one of the most popular companies of now, UNICEF. more.

She asked this during an interview with Neil degrasse Tyson - Joeljohns249

That made me die on the floor laughing

LOL, this one falls in the category "dumb comments", too - Metal_Treasure

Yes Katy. Math is related to science

12 "I hope the pair of them catch AIDS and die because I f****** hate those two" - Noel Gallagher

He was specifically referring to his rivals, Blur's Damon Albarn and Alex James when he made this comment. He almost immediately apologized, later claimed that the journalist who interviewed him set him up, and eventually made peace with Damon Albarn, but the damage was already done. From then on, Noel Gallagher would forever be known for his big mouth. - Gg2000

13 Church burnings are, of course, a thing that I support one hundred percent. It should have been done much more, and will be done much more in the future... - Gaahl

Yes, the great Gaahl, you are 100% right. Religion will be outlawed except for satanism. HAIL SATAN! (This is a joke, do not report) - DarkBoi-X

The angst is strong with this one.LMAO seriously what is it with all these Black Metal musicians being in their adult years and still acting like angsty teens.And this is coming from a Hindu who is bit of an Agnostic too. - DarkBoi-X

14 The smell of burning animals is making me sick. I can smell burning flesh... and I hope to God it's human - Morrissey
15 If everybody in the world dropped out of school, then we would have an intelligent society - Jaden Smith

That's only a rare proportion of very gifted people existing in this world. Without going to school, all will be lost... - Kevinsidis

One of his infamous tweets. - Joeljohns249

How exactly.If anything it would be dumber - DarkBoi-X

How ironic. - Userguy44

16 I have thought an awful lot about blowing up the White House but I know that won't change anything - Madonna

See kids. If you become a famous female musician one day. You can get away with saying stupid crap like this. - B1ueNew

17 Rick Wakeman talking about his bowel examination at the Yes Hall of Fame acceptance speech

One of the funniest things I've ever seen. Served them right for snubbing the best rock band ever, thanks Rick!

18 First of all we'd like to thank Satan - Red Hot Chili Peppers
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