Not only did Simon Cowell debunk a U.K. tabloid article stating that he called Lady Gaga and Beyoncé, “boring,” he sung their praises by indicating they are two of the most interesting, talented and relevant artists today.”
Simon’s rep told RadarOnline the references of boring couldn’t be further from the truth. “It’s the complete opposite in fact. Simon is a massive fan of both and he always refers to them as amongst the artists he most admires.” The rep added, “He thinks they are two of the most interesting, talented and relevant artists today”.
Simon himself told RadarOnline, “It’s like they’ve all been bred to take over the world and dominate everything in entertainment.” He added, “They are unbelievable, these girls.”
Simon indicated Beyonce’s “the biggest star we’ve seen in 20 years; we’re seeing sort of the rise of the super female pop star. It’s like a different breed. Beyoncé has that.”
As for Lady Gaga, he thinks she “is a total, utter star…You have to be open and embrace this level of expression. You hope to God that you can find someone like her.” Saying she’s the most relevant pop artist in the world right now, he added, “I’ve met her. She is very smart. I like her.”