After American Idol Criticism, Luke Bryan Defends Katy Perry.

The criticism that fellow American Idol judge Katy Perry received from viewers during .

The most recent season of the singing competition series was addressed recently by Luke Bryan.

When it comes to backing Katy Perry, Luke Bryan is not holding back.

The singer of country music recently shared his opinion on the criticism that his fellow American Idol judge endured during the previous season. 

In a recent interview at CMA Fest, Luke said, "When it comes down to are fans too hard on Katy.

You know, listen, Katy Perry's been dealing with stuff like that her whole career," as seen in a video posted by Fox News. We all understand. 

He also noted that given their positions, fans might not always be pleased with him, Katy, or fellow judge Lionel Richie.

"We're judging kids who at home develop romantic relationships. Therefore, we won't bat a thousand.