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He and FKA have had major distance and tension between them for months now," the source explained.
"They really tried to make it work, and it's not long until the split will be public.
Even divorced from her success on the charts—nine No.
1 singles, including five straight off her 2010 album Teenage Dream—Perry had been making exponentially rewarding albums as her career progressed.
Both of those singles have been extreme disappointments for one of the most commercially successful pop stars of a generation, and it’s not hard to understand why when you listen to them.
In a roundabout way, though, defends those choices by revealing that Perry basically didn’t leave herself anything else work with.
They were cozying up and lounging together while outside," the source explained.One can safely assume that Perry chose to stop working with Luke in the wake of the allegations made against him by Ke$ha, and Luke himself has scarcely written a single good song in the last three years, so it’s not like he alone would have been some sort of savior.But either way, Perry embarked on an uncharted journey in the making of , and the album consequently seems in search of songs it never finds.Witness, by comparison and despite those wacky promo gambits, feels like it’s making a bid for a level of artistic seriousness—a recognition of aesthetic vision—that Perry has never really been afforded.This can be discerned most clearly by its list of collaborators, which includes Mike Will Made It, DJ Mustard, Hot Chip, the underrated British house producer Duke Dumont, and three songs by the electro-pop indie band Purity Ring.