Wed, Jun 27, 2012 12:30 PM EDT

Katy Perry was a guest on Jimmy Kimmel's show Monday night and made some controversial statements. It started it out pretty innocently. "I am obsessed with Japanese people," Perry said. "I love everything about them and they are so wonderful as human beings." But then she took it up a notch. "I'm so obsessed I want to skin you and wear you like Versace," the pop star said referring to a Japanese person she said she was obsessed with. The pop singer was obviously joking when she said she wanted to skin Japanese people but just minutes earlier she was talking about how many of her fans at concerts are so young they have to be escorted by their parents which makes her joke all the more controversial.