She co-wrote the song with its producer Greg Wells while Drew Pearson served as the track's engineer. Archived from the original on January 7, Perry said that when the song came on, every girl there went onto the dance floor, and she wanted to have that same effect. Tampa Bay Times. Join Us. She originally wanted to cover a Queen song, but could not think of one that was particularly club-worthy.
Capitol Records offered the song as a free download on their website.
Katy Perry: I'm so using tha. Tampa Bay Times. I couldn't do anything but laugh and keep walking.
The song "wasn't meant to be a big single or show what the album is going to be all about.