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A few headlines today blared confusion over Katy Perry’s "surprisingly political" Grammys performance. Maybe that’s because Katy Perry and Skip Marley's new single "Chained to the Rhythm" had only been out for mere hours when she took to the stage to perform the track. Or perhaps it’s because we're just so used to the pop star singing sexy, playful pop while wearing cartoon-esque costumes. But if you listen to lyrics like "Living our lives through a lens/Trapped in our…