Miley Cyrus Knows Better Than 'Old Jewish Men'

In an interview, the singer complains about record executives being too old to know what’s what. And who does she blame? Old Jewish men.

The Forward
The Forward
The Forward
The Forward

Miley Cyrus’ tongue has gotten its fair share of press lately.

But the former “Hannah Montana” tween-star turned pro-twerker is now getting attention for something she actually said. In an interview with Hunger magazine, which she covers this month, Miley complained about record executives being too old to know what’s what.

And who does she blame? Old Jewish men.

“With magazines, with movies, it’s always weird when things are targeted for young people yet they’re driven by people that are like 40 years too old,” she said. “It can’t be like this 70-year-old Jewish man that doesn’t leave his desk all day, telling me what the clubs want to hear.”

She continued: ”I know when people walk off the dance floor and I know what’s driving it so I’ve got to be the one doing it because they’re just not in on what 20 year olds are doing.”

Read more in The Forward.

Singer Miley Cyrus performs on NBC's 'Today' show in New York, October 7, 2013. Credit: Reuters
Singer Miley Cyrus attends her 'Bangerz' Record Release Signing at Planet Hollywood Times Square on October 8, 2013 in New York City.Credit: AFP

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