Olivia Rodrigo didn’t hold back during her Saturday appearance at the Glastonbury Festival in England, lashing out at the U.S. Supreme Court justices who joined the rollover Row vs. Wade This week.
“I’m devastated and scared,” the “Driver’s License” singer told the crowd. It is reported by The Guardian. accommodated thousands of people. “So many women and so many girls will die because of this.”
Rodrigo then introduced the next song: “Fuck You” by Lily Allen, who took the stage with her.
“I wanted to dedicate this next song to the five members of the Supreme Court who showed us that, after all, they don’t really care about freedom,” Rodrigo said to a roar of cheers. “The song is addressed to the judges: Samuel Alito, Clarence Thomas, Neil Gorsuch, Amy Coney Barrett, Brett Kavanaugh. We hate you.”
As Rodrigo spoke, Allen could be seen showing two middle fingers.
They then began to vigorously play Allen’s 2009 hit, which includes lyrics“Fuck you, fuck you really, really / Cause we hate what you do / And we hate your whole team.”
Rodrigo, a 19-year-old Grammy Award winner, is a vocal supporter of abortion rights. Last month she told fans in Washington DC, she was “heartbroken” to see a leaked copy of a draft Supreme Court ruling to set aside Roe v. Wade.
“What a woman does with her body should never depend on politicians,” she said at the time. “I hope we can use our voices to defend our right to safe abortion, a right that so many people before us have worked so hard for.”