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Miley Cyrus’ 10 Biggest Scandals

From leaked photos to accusations of racism, here are the former Disney starlet’s most controversial, image-shifting moments

She can’t stop. Miley Cyrus has been courting controversy since she was barely a teen – morphing from the biggest Disney star of her era to pop’s most scandalous It Girl. Over the last decade, she has shrewdly threaded her biggest headlines into her persona – although that approach has backfired along the way. As she prepares her next musical era, here is a look back at the singer-actress’ most jaw-dropping moments.

May 2017: Remarks on Rap Music

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May 2017: Remarks on Rap Music

In the years following Bangerz, Cyrus continued to settle into life as a public figure, toying with her image, dropping a free, experimental album Miley Cyrus and Her Dead Petz in 2015, and spending time with her on-and-off fiance Liam Hemsworth. In May, she announced her planned musical return, once again shedding her recent past. While hinting at a more rootsy, country-infused sound during an interview with Billboard, Cyrus controversially took aim at modern hip-hop, accusing the genre (which she once loved) of being too misogynistic and flashy.  “I can’t listen to that anymore. That’s what pushed me out of the hip-hop scene a little. It was too much ‘Lamborghini, got my Rolex, got a girl on my cock’ — I am so not that.” Cyrus later responded via Instagram by defending her comments

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