But when asked whether her new album would have a response to Swift's infamous girl-on-girl hate anthem "Bad Blood" (and whether the song was about Perry as rumored), Perry got right down to it:
"There is no one thing that's calling out any one person," she said, then perhaps referencing The Weeknd and Future's "Coming Out Strong", she added: "One thing to note is: You can't mistake kindness for weakness and don't come for me. Anyone. Anyone. Anyone. Anyone. And that's not to any one person and don't quote me that it is, because it's not. It's not about that."
"Honestly, when women come together and they decide to unite, this world is going to be a better place," Katy continued. "Period end of story. But, let me say this: Everything has a reaction or a consequence so don't forget about that, okay, honey. [Laughs] We got to keep it real, honey."
So...there you have it. Would you like some subtext with that subtext? My eyes are strained from peering so closely between the lines. We'll just have to wait for the actual album to come out so we can pour over Perry's lyrics and speculate even further. Can't wait.