American Idol Teen Did Not Like Katy Perry's On-Air Kiss

American Idol Teen Did Not Like Katy Perry's On-Air Kiss”

Katy Perry famously gave Benjamin Glaze his first kiss on American Idol, but the former reality show hopeful doesn't consider it his first real smooch.

"It wasn't that she was older; it wasn't the fact that I was creeped out by it, or feeling like I'd been taken advantage of", Glaze explains to Inside Edition after saying that the discomfort came from Perry being a stranger. And a ideal example is what happened in an episode of American Idol.

"'I was a tad bit uncomfortable", Glaze told The New York Times.

Glaze explained on an episode broadcast this week that he had never kissed anyone before and had wanted to save the experience for a relationship.

He continued, "Would I have done it if she said, 'Would you kiss me?' No, I would have said no". "'I know a lot of guys would be like, 'Heck yeah!' But for me, I was raised in a conservative family and I was uncomfortable, immediately". I am not complaining about the kiss from Katy Perry at all, doing a few news reports and being interviewed by many different reporters has caused some major questions.

Despite his disappointment, he says he does not feel like he was sexually harassed. It was lip contact versus a romantic situation with someone you care about. The way certain articles are worded is not done by me, and my true intentions are not accurately represented in every article you read about the situation. The main objective for the show is to find stars and new music artist. "I should have been able to perform under pressure". "Glaze confessed to the judges that he had never been kissed before after he mentioned that he enjoyed his work as a cashier because it let him meet 'cute girls". But Benjamin Glaze is downplaying some backlash aimed at Perry, who is a judge on the show.

"No, I've never been in a relationship", the contestant responded. I am actually just thankful that I didn't say something stupid. He also said that he's grateful for the opportunity to have met Perry, Luke Bryan, and Lionel Richie, even if he didn't make it to Hollywood. Perry said, and they repeated it again. Then, she requested him for a second kiss on the cheek. During his interview with People, Glaze said that he doesn't think Perry sexually harassed him.

Like this



16 March 2018
Teenager convicted of attempted murder in London Tube bombing
When it exploded, witnesses described hearing a loud bang and seeing a fireball roll across the carriage ceiling, the CPS said. Police said shortly after the attack that had the bomb worked as planned it could have killed many people .

16 March 2018
IndiGo, SpiceJet to shift partially to T2 at Delhi aiport
DIAL had earlier proposed partial shifting of all three carriers to T2 until the completion of expansion of T1. Basically, IndiGo has prefixed "2" to all flights that have been shifted out to make it easier for passengers.

16 March 2018
Facebook's search bar is rather awkwardly playing up
For options provided include "videos of Florida school shooting", videos of Florida shooting" and "videos of school shooting'. But then Bennett tried the search in Spanish: "videos de." and the second result was live sex videos.

16 March 2018
Rabada hearing confirmed for Mar 19: ICC
A senior New Zealand lawyer, Michael Heron QC, has been appointed the Judicial Commissioner and will conduct the hearing by teleconference.

16 March 2018
Free tow home offered on St. Patrick's Day
The department reminds people to buckle up, use a designated driver, hire a taxi or use a ride-hailing app. Anheuser-Busch Wholesalers have been co-sponsors of the program since its inception in 1998.

16 March 2018
Thor Industries, Inc. (THO) Position Lifted by Barings LLC
It turned negative, as 42 investors sold THO shares while 139 reduced holdings. 34 funds opened positions while 53 raised stakes. ValuEngine upgraded shares of Thor Industries from a "hold" rating to a "buy" rating in a report on Sunday, December 31st.

16 March 2018
Kings hand Red Wings 8th straight loss, 4-1
There was only one goal, and the defense was mediocre, which is actually an upgrade from their normal level of play. Jimmy Howard has given up 137 goals on 1,520 shots faced and Jared Coreau has allowed seven goals on 52 shots.

16 March 2018
TV presenter Helen Skelton reveals she was groped on air
Skelton is taking part in Celebrity Boxing for Sport Relief, where she'll be taking on Love Island's Camilla Thurlow in the ring. She warned that coverage of the pay row needed to remain relevant otherwise the public could switch off.

16 March 2018
Russian Federation will 'of course' expel British diplomats over nerve toxin attack: Lavrov
Sergei and Yulia were found slumped unconscious on a bench outside a shopping mall in Salisbury, southwest of London on March 4. British Prime Minister Theresa May accused Russian Federation of "an unlawful use of force" against her country.

16 March 2018
Icher, Choi share LPGA Founders Cup lead
She is placed Tied-17th and is three shots behind co-leaders, Frenchwoman Karine Icher and Chella Choi, who carded 67 each. She had to sit out limited field LPGA events in Thailand and Singapore before getting into the Bank of Hope Founders Cup.