Katy Perry hit the studio to get over the “depression” of the US election.
The ‘Dark Horse’ hitmaker – who was an avid supporter of Hillary Clinton during the US presidential race, which eventually saw Republican candidate Donald Trump take the White House – admits she channelled her disappointment into her music and came out with her new song ‘Chained to the Rhythm’.
She said: “This was after the election and I was kind of depressed and, you know, I definitely didn’t want to write a club banger.
“I was like, ‘How are we writing a club banger when the world is on fire?’ and it was kind of like, it was a nice exercise of like writing a song that at first listen is a really fun song, but I guess the more you dive in to it, it has a different sub-text.”
And the 32-year-old singer enjoyed teaming up with Sia on the track and praised her “best…