Tag Archives: Katy Perry

Katy Perry feat. Juicy J – Dark Horse

First Hit #1: February 8, 2014 Dark Horse is interesting, even if it’s kind of a mess. It certainly doesn’t make any sense at all, basically just a car crash of metaphors, and while Perry does manage to wrangle a … Continue reading

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Katy Perry – Roar

First Hit #1: September 14, 2013 Katy Perry’s general “everything is awesome” template did gain a wrinkle post-divorce, and Roar is pretty much “everything is awesome, except for some jerk who may or may not be my ex-husband”. So here … Continue reading

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Katy Perry – Part of Me

First Hit #1: March 3, 2012 Another part of the big breakup of 2012, here’s a song where Katy Perry does not think everything is awesome. It’s a song about the end of her own marriage – or rather one … Continue reading

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Katy Perry – Last Friday Night (T.G.I.F.)

First Hit #1: August 27, 2011 Now on the Katy Perry list of things that are great, poor decision making! It’s not quite as unabashedly enthusiastic as some of her other singles from Teenage Dream, since it does at least … Continue reading

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Katy Perry feat. Kanye West – E.T.

First Hit #1: April 9, 2011 Now in the Katy Perry pantheon of things that are great, sex with an alien. It’s almost as though she’s trying to do what Lady Gaga claims she’s doing, going as weird as she … Continue reading

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Katy Perry – Firework

First Hit #1: December 18, 2010 Katy Perry’s inspiration to the downtrodden was inevitable. Teenage Dream was basically an album about everything being amazing and everyone being awesome, and with the stories of bullying inspiring other songs, with varying degrees … Continue reading

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Katy Perry – Teenage Dream

First Hit #1: September 18, 2010 It’s not a complicated song, Teenage Dream. It’s just a silly love song, about very young people who are totally in love and excited about sex and adventure. It’s a tale as old as … Continue reading

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