Taylor Swift received the Woman of the Decade Award at the Billboard Women in Music Event and used the opportunity to highlight a topic that is current in the music industry. More specifically, in her thank-you speech, the superstar beat Scooter Braun, with whom she was at war, for buying the masterpieces for her first six albums!
Taylor, who has indeed been through a great decade, wanted to emphasize that she will never allow a man or even a record label to ruin her success as a woman and as a singer.
"I've seen people as women in this industry always have slight reservations about whether a man was actually responsible in the studio or a really savvy record label [that were responsible for my success]," she told the audience ,
She continued, "Lately, there has been a new shift that concerns me personally, and I feel like I need to address it, and that's the unregulated world of private equity and the people who are yours Buy music … [like] It's a shoe line, it happened to me without my own consent, advice or approval, and of course Scooter never contacted me or anyone on my team to discuss it before the sale or the announcement. "
But Taylor emphasized her opinion that he most likely did it on purpose and knew only too well how she would feel about it.
She even outlined the concept of toxic masculinity and said that the definition of a "toxic male privilege" in the music industry is that people defend it by arguing that he has always been kind to them, as the real one The theme of an artist who has the rights to his creation is brought up.
She called out pretty much all of his supporters and she did not stop here!
Taylor argued that it was no surprise that he would be nice to people.
After all, "When you're in this room, you have something he needs!"