Katy Perry Under Fire for Obama Joke

KATY PERRY FACING CRITICISM FOR COMMENT THAT SOME VIEWED AS RACIALLY INSENSITIVE

(CNN) – Katy Perry is facing criticism for a comment referencing former president Barack Obama.

The singer, who recently died her hair blonde said someone told her they missed her old black hair.

She then said in part, “Do you miss Barack Obama as well? Oh, OK. Times change.”

Some saw it as racially insensitive.

CNN has reached out to Perry’s representatives for comment.

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