Katy Perry Spews Paint on Prismatic Tour: Is She Copying Lady Gaga? (Video)
Gaga's onstage vomiting at SXSW was criticized for glorifying bulimia.
Last week, Katy Perry opened the Prismatic Tour and Lady Gaga accused her of biting her style. Now, more footage has surfaced that seems primed to get the singers battling again.
This time the subject matter is deeper than hair and horses, as Perry appears to have mimicked the vomiting routine that threw Gaga into a storm of controversy during this year's South By Southwest. Watch the footage below as Perry puts her finger to her lips and spews multi-colored liquid from her mouth.
Thankfully, the routine was pre-taped and displayed on screen rather than being acted out live. And Perry isn't exactly vomiting -- more accurately, she's letting the paint-y substance drip out of her mouth -- but there's still a good chance those who called out Gaga for glorifying bulimia (like Demi Lovato) won't take kindly to this display.
During Gaga's March 13 SXSW show, she was criticized for an onstage segment that involved British performing artist Millie Brown vomiting green and black liquid onto her multiple times.
Last week, Gaga tweeted, "It looks like green hair and mechanical horses are the thing now," apparently calling attention to parts of the Prismatic tour that aped imagery she'd used before.
Perry's Prismatic Tour continues tomorrow night at Birmingham, England's LG Arena. After its European leg wraps, the tour hits North America June 22 at Raleigh, NC's PNC Arena.