Irish chanteuse Sinead OConnor has waded into the Miley Cyrus controversy, warning the young singer to avoid being sexually exploited by the music industry.
OConnor posted an open letter to Cyrus on Thursday after Cyrus told journalists she had modeled her Wrecking Ball video on OConnors famous Nothing Compares 2 U.
The advice didnt go down well.
Cyrus responded on Twitter by mentioning OConnors struggles with bipolar disorder.
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