Katy Perry Unveils Album Title, Announces Pittsburgh Concert

Friday, September 22nd at PPG Paints Arena

By Hayden Wright

Katy Perry’s long-awaited follow-up to Prism finally has a title and a release date: The record is called Witness and it drops June 9. Fans have already heard lead singles “Chained to the Rhythm” and “Bon Appétit” from Perry’s fifth studio album.

Related: Watch Katy Perry Get Served in ‘Bon Appétit’ Video

In addition, Perry has announced a North American tour to promote the album, Witness: The Tour. The first date of the tour is September 7 in Columbus, Ohio and it wraps up next February in Vancouver.

The tour comes to Pittsburgh at PPG Paints Arena on Friday, September 22nd. Tickets are on sale now. Click here to buy tickets.

On the album, Katy says she’s made “purposeful pop” music that addresses her participation in the 2016 election (as a surrogate for Hillary Clinton) as well as the Trump administration. An unrelated rumor suggests that Perry could become a judge on the upcoming American Idol reboot.

On Twitter, Perry shared a teaser for the tour:

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