Over on his official, Tumblr-hosted site, he’s written a post that starts as such:
“Your words are like Chinese water torture…”
LORD JESUS HAVE MERCY.
Sounds derisive, but we’re not so sure, examining the whole thing. Sufjan, a 41-year-old Michigan native and observant Christian, draws a kind of opaque parallel between himself and the 32-year-old woman who dropped her nonsecular Katy Hudson debut as a 16-year-old; songs included “Faith Won’t Fail” and “Trust in Me.”
Figure out what you make of Stevens’ post; we’re fond of that closing line (or is it a tag?)—ALL RESPECT ALL CAPS:
Throw it way back with Fuse's 2008 Katy Perry interview: