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Source: getty

Sia Responds To Article Criticizing Her For Thrusting A Child Dancer Into The Spotlight

By Mark Pygas

Singer-songwriter Sia Furler has worked with now 15-year-old dance prodigy Maddie Ziegler on several projects throughout the years. Ziegler's most famous appearance perhaps being in the 'Elastic Heart' music video, also starring Shia LaBeouf. Ziegler most recently appeared in Sia's 'The Greatest.'

Now, Ziegler's appearance at the first show of Sia's 2017 Australian tour has earned criticism from Bonnie Malkin of Guardian Australia. In an article, Malkin quoted Sia's description of fame as a monster that “questions everything there is to question. Even things I had never thought to question. Things I had never dreamed of feeling insecure about.”