RollingStone.com was on the set of Katy Perry’s photo shoot for the magazine, where she talked about her song ‘California Gurls’, featuring Snoop Dogg. The 25-year-old pop star said of the west coast anthem:
It’s so great that ‘Empire State of Mind’ is huge and that everyone has the New York song, but what the fu**? What about LA? What about California?. It’s been a minute since we had a California song and especially from a girl’s perspective. We took the references of Prince, which is always a great reference, and some of the ’90s, almost house music references.
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