Mario Sorrenti exclusively for W
In an interview hyping her new album Prism, the "Dark Horse" singer admitted she had the hots for the 36-year-old blues rocker way before they actually hooked up.
"I actually am dating my crush," the 28-year-old Perry tells the November issue of W Magazine. "I had a crush on him for a long time."
"Of course," she said. "I really loved it. It was a new, fun, exciting journey. But I like how I am now, and I think all things happen for a reason."