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Katy Perry and Charli XCX join ‘powerful’ Pink in slamming Grammys President ‘step up’ comment

Katy Perry and Charli XCX join Pink in slamming Grammy’s president ‘step up’ comment (Picture: Rex)

Katy Perry and Charli XCX are joining those who have hit back at Recording Academy President Neil Portnow’s ‘step up’ comment.

In an interview backstage he said that women in music need to ‘step up’ if they want to take home more awards.

Offt, them there fighting words, Neil.

Portnow’s controversial statement caused an outcry on social media with female artists taking a stand against what he said.

Within hours of the words leaving his mouth Pink took to Twitter with a hand written note saying women ‘owned music this year’ and were ‘killing it’.

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