‘Guys can sing about one-night stands but girls can’t’

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Bri­tish singer El­lie Gould­ing (right) has re­vealed she has wit­nessed sex­ism in the busi­ness. “There are a lot of pos­i­tive changes in the mu­sic in­dus­try, and I see those with my­self and my en­tire team, which is mostly women,” Gould­ing, 27, said. “The mu­sic in­dus­try is very ma­le­ori­ented (and) al­ways has been since I’ve been around.” The Some­thing in the Way You Move singer said her big­gest frus­tra­tion is the dou­ble­standard placed on women, re­ported Peo­ple mag­a­zine. “It an­noys me that guys can eas­ily write about one-night stands, but if a girl writes about one, God, that’s ter­ri­ble, you know?” said Gould­ing, who hits the road for her next world tour in Jan­uary.

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