Thanks to Daniel for sharing,in a new interview with The Daily Star,singer Katy Perry references Gwen when describing her style of writing and performing:
Reclining on a leather couch with a glass of Chardonnay in hand, Katy tells me: “We took I Kissed A Girl and made it more rock when we’d play shows like at V Festival.
“It’s always been a part of me to have that Shirley Manson or Gwen Stefani style come out.
“Sometimes my only outlet is writing songs. You can find the truth in lyrics.”
Katy of course has expressed her admiration for Gwen in the past,saying last year after opening a show for No Doubt that she wants to be like Gwen ”when she grows up”, and also in interviews like this one: