Idea Channel

What Makes a Pop Star Authentic?

Special | 2m 54s

Miku Hatsune is a computer generated pop star from Japan who has performed to sell out crowds. Lana Del Rey is a rising singer-performer who has encountered controversy over her alleged authenticity as an artist. IDEA channel raises the question: what does authenticity really mean in the world of popular music?

Aired: 03/29/12

Rating: NR

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