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Miley Cyrus says she paid for nearly all of the outlandish props utilized in her iconic Bangerz tour, as she felt it was what “precisely what I and the followers deserved.”

In a phase on her TikTok selling her single “Used to Be Young,” Cyrus mirrored on the 2014 tour, claiming that she bought many of the long-lasting props related to the tour, together with a large mannequin of her personal tongue, to assist her and inventive director Diane Martel’s imaginative and prescient for the present.

“The Bangerz tour was an funding in myself,” Cyrus says within the video. “Quite a bit of these concepts had been type of so outlandish that nobody actually needed to assist me in making these items. So I had massive puppets, outsized beds. I got here out of my very own face on my tongue.”

Cyrus says that she and Martel needed to finish the present by making a reference to The Truman Show, the 1999 comedy-drama starring Jim Carrey, so she determined to fly out on a large scorching canine prop and go away by means of a large exit signal, as Carrey does within the movie. “I felt like The Truman Show was a reflection of my life,” she explains.

Though the tour grossed a little greater than $62 million, Cyrus says she “didn’t make a dime” off the proceeds as a result of she needed the present to be “wonderful,” paying for the set items regardless of her crew’s protests that she wouldn’t make any cash off it. “I stated, ‘there is no such thing as a one I’d reasonably spend money on myself,’” she recollects within the video.


In the sequence, Cyrus displays on her profession as a musician, most just lately commenting on the backstory behind her 2007 hit, “See You Again,” which made Billboard‘s high 10 after its launch. “My report label on the time didn’t suppose the track was a hit, so there was by no means a music video made for it,” she stated within the clip. “[And] my followers determined in any other case.”

You can watch the clip from Cyrus’s “Used to Be Young” sequence under.

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