Today, Katy Perry gave fans another preview of her forthcoming album with the release of her new single, “Bon Appétit.” The track features Atlanta-based hip-hop trio Migos. Katy co-wrote “Bon Appétit” with Max Martin, Shellback, Oscar Holter, Ferras Alqaisi and Migos. The song is now available everywhere for streaming and download. Visit http://katy.to/bonappetit.
Katy will make her third appearance as musical guest on “Saturday Night Live” on the season finale, airing May 20. “Chained to the Rhythm,” the first single from her new album, has now been certified Platinum in the U.S. Spotify streams of the song exceeded three million on the first day, setting an all-time record for the best first day of streaming of a single track by a female artist in Spotify history. Audio/visual streams of the single surpassed 500 million worldwide in the first 10 weeks of release.
In the U.K., “Chained to the Rhythm” reached No. 1 on the airplay charts and became the biggest airplay hit of the past 12 months. The single also topped the airplay charts in Ireland, Australia, Germany, Italy, Finland, Spain, Denmark, Poland and Japan. View the official video for “Chained to the Rhythm” HERE.
Katy made her Capitol Records debut with 2008’s One of the Boys after signing to the label in 2007. She cemented her status as a global superstar with the follow-up album, Teenage Dream (2010). PRISM, her 2013 album, debuted at No. 1 on iTunes in 100 countries and has sold more than 12.5 million adjusted albums worldwide. With the singles “Firework” and “Dark Horse” each surpassing the 10 million threshold including song sales and streams, Katy is the first female artist to earn two RIAA Digital Single Diamond Awards.
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