Oh because I so do.
“I’ve sold more than 15 million records worldwide, and still nobody listens to what I have to say. Because I’m 25 and a woman,” she says.
“I am a good singer, so I can’t possibly be a good writer,” she continues. “Women can’t possibly be good at two things. I haven’t lost my temper about it. It only drives me more. If your thing is to bring me down, cool. I’ll just work harder.”
Indeed. Here’s a track (that, yes, she wrote) called “Maybe” from her new album My December:
I know she doesn’t want to be the Joan of Arc of the music industry, but damn if it couldn’t use one.