Lily Allen Slams Beyoncé's Country Album as 'Calculated' and 'Weird'

British singer Lily Allen didn't hold back on her "Miss Me?" podcast, criticizing Beyoncé's new country album. Allen, along with cohost Miquita Oliver, dissected Beyoncé's cover of Dolly Parton's "Jolene," calling it a "weird" choice for the megastar. Allen questioned Beyoncé's decision to cover such a iconic song when venturing into a new genre. She also criticized the premeditated rollout of the album, pointing to Jay-Z's Grammy speech as evidence.

Allen suggested that while Beyoncé may be aiming for success in the country market, the approach seemed too calculated. She even took a swipe at Beyoncé's appearance, insinuating that her team of stylists and personal trainers played a role in her image.

The podcast episode delved into the controversy surrounding Beyoncé's "Cowboy Carter" album, sparking speculation among fans.

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