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Miley: I tell women not to be scared

12 November 2013 Last updated at 15:56 GMT

Miley Cyrus has said she believes there is a "double standard" when it comes to men and women, and body image.

"I feel like I'm one of the biggest feminists in the world because I tell women to not be scared of anything," she said.

She also said that her on-stage persona and revealing outfits were all part of her act.

"I don't actually walk around all day twerking with my tongue out dressed as a teddy bear," she told Newsbeat's Chi Chi Izundu,

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