A group with a mission to bring “responsibility back to the entertainment industry” is looking to ban a Britney Spears song.
Spears’ track “If U Seek Amy,” has prompted The Parent Television Council to send a warning out to parents not to let their children listen to the track. They’re reasoning for looking to ban Brittany is because they believe when the title of the song is recited, it sounds like “fuck.” “There is no misinterpreting the lyrics to this song,” said PTC president Tim Winter. “It’s certainly not about a girl named Amy,” he said of the track, the third single from Spears’ new Jive album, “Circus.”
Now, the PTC is urging radio stations to not play the track between 6 a.m. and 10 p.m., because they say it “would violate the broadcast indecency law.”
“It’s one thing for a song with these lyrics to be included on a CD so that fans who wish to hear it can do so, but it’s an entirely different matter when this song is played over the publicly-owned airwaves, especially at a time when children are likely to be in the listening audience,” Winter says. Continue Reading…