Demi Lovato on criticizing Trump: 'I literally don't care if this ruins my career'

Posted 9 days ago

From THEHILL.COM

Demi Lovato on Wednesday took to Instagram to respond to backlash following the release of her new song criticizing President Trump.

The 26-year-old singer shared a screenshot on her Instagram stories of a comment she received after releasing the music video to “Commander in Chief.” The comment read in part “I hope you realize this makes people that don’t have the same political views feel like they can’t listen to you anymore.”

“I’m personally ashamed to be a Lovatic right now but no matter how hard it is I’m not letting this song change my feelings about you especially after everything you have helped me with,” the person also said. “I really hope this doesn’t ruin your career Demetria.”

Lovato then shared her response to the comment, in which she stated that she had a right to her own political views, and that celebrities “aren’t just around to entertain people for our entire lives.”

“I literally don’t care if this ruins my career,” Lovato said. “This isn't about that. My career isn’t about that."

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