Canadian musician Grimes has been making the press rounds in support of her forthcoming album, which most people think will signify her ascension to full-out pop stardom. Included in this rollout was a Grimes essay for LOVE — a magazine whose new issue has C-3PO on the cover — that begins like this:
My name is Grimes and I first came to love Star Wars before I could even walk.
Read the entire letter at NME.
In case the Internet couldn’t love Grimes enough — her first record, Geidi Primes, was inspired by Frank Herbert’s Dune series — here’s a long ode to Star Wars and hopeful thoughts about the new films. If it hadn’t existed, I think people would have willed it into being.