Controversial Noel Gallagher criticized Harry Styles and any other artist who gained fame by appearing on The X Factor. The former Oasis guitarist said Harry and his peers don’t work as hard as “real” musicians.
In an interview with the Daily Star newspaper, Noel stated that televised talent shows, such as Simon Cowell‘s, “have nothing to do with music“.
“The X Factor is a TV show, it has nothing to do with music, it has nothing to do with music, and anything that came out of that has nothing to do with music”, Gallagher said .
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The British guitarist also hinted that Styles doesn’t work on his songwriting.
“You’re not telling me that Harry Styles is currently in a room, somewhere, writing a song. I can assure you he’s not got an acoustic guitar out trying to write a middle eight for something”, he continued.
“With any joy, he will be surrounded by many girls”, declared the former Oasis.