Demi Lovato slams Lady Gaga's and Millie Brown's 'vomit' performance at SXSW festival

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Many things happened at the South By South West music Festival in Austin, Texas this year.

Rapper Tyler, The Creator, was arrested for allegedly inciting a riot during his show, Jay Z and Kanye West united to steal the show on Wednesday, which sparked rumors about a new album.

Pitbull debuted the song “We Are One,” which is the theme song to June’s World Cup in Brazil,and Jimmy Kimmel sent his “Lie Witness News” reporter to prank festival goers about bands that didn’t exist, but the news that grabbed most of the headlines was Lady Gaga and her getting vomited on by performance artist Millie Brown, in the name of ‘art.’

Brown, drank colored milk and then stuck her fingers down her throat and proceeded to hurl all over Lady Gaga who was at the drums during her rendition of 'Swine' while screaming ‘fuck you, pop music. This is ARTPOP! Free yourself!"

The performance shocked and sparked a huge amount of controversy, starting with fellow artist Demi Lovato , who slammed Lady Gaga, accusing her of 'glamorizing' bulimia.

Lovato who has struggled with the eating disorder in the past – as has Lady Gaga - took to Twitter to make her feelings known.

Demi tweeted: ''Sad... As if we didn't have enough people glamorizing eat disorders already. Bottom line, it's not ''cool'' or ''artsy'' at all.

Adding, ''Would you let someone bring a needle and shoot up on you? Addiction is addiction.''

Lady Gaga brushed off the accusations and defended her performance against the claim, insisting the act is ‘helping change the art world’.

''I'm not saying vomit is going to change the world. What I'm saying is it's the idea of a moment where it's truly just what we wanted to create and us just respecting each other as artists was enough for the performance to be worth it,'' said Lady Gaga

While Millie Brown also decided to defend her position insisting it wasn’t her intention to offend anyone.

She told TMZ: ''There's a clear difference between using my body to create something beautiful, to express myself and feel powerful, rather than using it to punish myself and conform to society's standards.''

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