Ariana Grande has accused the organisers behind the Grammy Awards of “mendacity” and “taking part in video games”.
“I’ve saved my mouth shut however now you are mendacity about me,” the singer wrote on Twitter.
Ariana was responding to claims by Grammys boss Ken Ehrlich that she was struggling to place a efficiency collectively for the present.
“It was when my creativity and self expression was stifled by you, that I made a decision to not attend,” she added.
The row seems to centre round what songs had been anticipated to be included in Ariana’s efficiency.
Based on experiences the 25-year-old needed to carry out her new single 7 Rings.
When the Grammys dominated towards that it was steered as a substitute that Ariana Grande carry out a medley of songs which included her newest hit.
“I provided three totally different songs. It is about collaboration. It is about feeling supported. It is about artwork and honesty,” Ariana mentioned.
“I can pull collectively a efficiency over evening and you understand that, Ken. I hope the present is precisely what you need it to be and extra.”
Ariana Grande does not have to carry out on the Grammys to spice up her gross sales or enhance her fanbase.
By the point the present begins on Sunday night, her fifth album, Thank U, Subsequent will little doubt be topping the charts.
Followers are far more enthusiastic about her music movies than they’re about seeing her carry out stay on the Grammys, particularly for those who aren’t there.
It is a a lot greater loss to the Grammys to not have the largest pop star on the planet acting at their present.
Whereas Ariana will not be there, the Grammys will nonetheless characteristic performances from Cardi B, Dua Lipa, Camila Cabello, Submit Malone and Janelle Monáe.
The ceremony will come two days after Ariana Grande launched her newest album – Thank U, Subsequent – which got here out on Friday.
The singer is nominated for greatest Greatest Pop Vocal Album and Greatest Pop Solo Efficiency on the 61st Annual Grammy Awards.
Rappers Kendrick Lamar and and Drake lead the nominations with eight and seven nominations respectively.
The Grammys can be held on Sunday 10 February in Los Angeles and can be hosted by Alicia Keys.
Newsbeat has contacted the organisers of the Grammys for remark.