We all have our favorite personality that we admire. They lead a lavish life and have access to various exclusive places and places. But did you know that despite their stardom, some of these big names have stopped performing or allowed to enter other countries because of their past behavior?
Every country has its own rules, laws, beliefs, customs and traditions. The government and authorities are very serious when it comes to allowing entry into their country.
So, here’s why these celebs are banned from other countries!
1. Beyoncé failed to show up in Malaysia
Beyoncé is an extraordinarily talented woman, but in 2007 she faced protests over her clothing and performance. According to BBC,
“Government regulations require female performers at Malaysian music festivals to cover shoulder-to-knees with no visible cracks.”
Instead of changing her outfit, she decided to cancel the show altogether.
2. Miley Cyrus Was Banned From China
In 2009, Miley Cyrus posted a picture of herself showing slanted eyes, which greatly offended the public. Soon after, the Chinese Foreign Minister said
“Miss Cyrus has made it clear that she is not a friend of China or anyone of East Asian descent. We have no interest in further polluting our children’s minds with her American ignorance.”
3. Indefinite ban from China on Katy Perry
In 2015, Katy Perry wore a bright yellow sunflower dress and even waved the Taiwanese flag during a show in Taipei, Taiwan, which resulted in her ban from China in 2017. This is because the sunflower is the same flower used by anti-China protesters and hence their dress was considered anti-national by China.
4. Salman Khan was banned from the UK
In 2015, the Supreme Court set aside a court order staying Salam Khan’s five-year prison sentence in a 1998 poaching case and, because of this, he was not allowed to travel to the UK. The 55-year-old was convicted in 2017 for killing an endangered deer during the shooting of a 1998 film in Rajasthan.
5. Justin Bieber Was Banned From Argentina
We all know that Justin Bieber did some things that made people teary-eyed and one of them got him banned from Argentina. In 2013, the singer was accused of disrespecting the country’s flag and in 2016 told his fans that he would no longer be able to perform in Argentina. According to reports, he was also banned from Disneyland for some time.
6. Selena Gomez Was Banned From Russia And China
The singer, actor, producer and activist supported gay rights and gave some political opinion which resulted in her being banned from the country in 2013. The picture he took with the Tibetan spiritual leader the Dalai Lama angered the authorities in China and he was even banned. China. Selena Gomez is not alone, many big celebrities like Maroon 5, Harrison Ford and Lady Gaga were banned from China.
7. Paris Hilton Has Been Banned From Japan
In 2010, Paris Hilton was convicted of drug misconduct in Las Vegas and was arrested a month earlier for drug possession. She was denied entry at Tokyo’s airport after a drug violation. his preacher said
“Paris is very disappointed and has worked hard to meet his business commitments and see his fans, but he is forced to postpone his commitments in Asia. Paris understands the rules and laws of immigration authorities in Japan And respects them and wants to cooperate fully with them.
8. Kesha was not allowed to perform in Malaysia
American pop star Kesha has been banned from performing at a concert in Malaysia because authorities believe it will hurt cultural and religious sentiments. After this he tweeted-
“To be clear. I didn’t cancel. I wasn’t allowed to play. And then I was going to play anyway and I was threatened with imprisonment.”
9. Gigi Hadid Faces Indefinite Ban From China
In 2017, Gigi Hadid was unable to attend the Victoria’s Secret Fashion Show in Shanghai because her visa was denied. It was accepted that he has been banned from China because of a video that shows him shrinking his eyes and imitating the Buddha shape of a cookie, which has angered people in China, including the government .
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10. Brad Pitt Was Banned From China
In addition to Miley Cyrus, Katy Perry, Selena Gomez and Gigi Hadid, American actor Brad Pitt also faced a ban from China for more than 20 years until 2016. This is all because of his role in his film, Seven Years in Tibet. A mountaineer, Heinrich Harrer, befriends the Dalai Lama during the period of Chinese occupation of Tibet.