Little Mix Totally Faced Piers Morgan At the Madrid LM5 Tour Kick-Off: 'We Know You've Always Been Our Number 1 Fan'

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Little Mix photographed in Sydney, New South Wales. 

In case troll-happy British talker Piers Morgan hasn't gotten the message yet: mess with Little Mix and they'll mess right back. After the Good Morning Britain host started beef with the UK girl group last year by criticizing a nude promo image of LM for their single "Strip" in which they were covered with words such as "fat," "ugly," "talentless," "bossy" and "slutty" for "using sex to sell records," the ladies responded on Monday night (Sept. 16) at the Madrid kick-off of their LM5 tour with a video mocking Morgan.   

As the intro to "Wasabi," they played a clip of Morgan saying "I think you need to make a public apology... if you've got the balls come on this program and say it to my face," with the final phrase repeated on a loop.

Once the "Strip" video dropped, Morgan said if men appeared naked like that "we'd be arrested, but women do it and it's 'empowering.'" Member Jessy responded by calling Morgan a "silly twat" during an interview, which spurred his call for a public apology. Ariana Grande (and her mom) then got involved and Mix even put Morgan into the lyrics to "Wasabi", with Jessy singing, "All the ugly things you say/ Come and say 'em to my face." 

Morgan, never one to hold his tongue, took the bait, tweeting at the band on Tuesday, "Ignore me? They've literally made me centre stage at their concerts... without my permission, incidentally, so they'll be getting a large invoice."

The Mixers had the perfect response to what they called Morgan's fake news, though, reminding him that the clip was fully vetted. "Someone’s telling porkie pieeees your bosses at GMB signed it off, including you...soz hun Piers you gorgey hun, we know you’ve always been our number 1 fan we’ve got a ticket at the box office with your name on it."

 


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