Tuesday, September 27, 2011

Katy Perry's New Single

Katy Perry will release a new single, “The One That Got Away,” from her Grammy-nominated No. 1 album Teenage Dream, to radio Wednesday 28 September 2011.

"I'm so pleased to select 'The One That Got Away' as my 6th single because this song shows a very different side of me that I haven't shown with my past singles on this record. I think that everyone can relate to this song. I wrote this song about when you promise someone forever, but you end up not being able to follow through. It's a bittersweet story - hopefully, the listener learns from hearing it and never has to say they had 'The One’ get away” states Katy.

“The One That Got Away” is the sixth single to be released from Teenage Dream. The album’s previous five singles — “California Gurls,” “Teenage Dream,” “Firework,” “E.T.,” and “Last Friday Night (T.G.I.F.)” — all peaked at No. 1 on the Billboard Pop Songs chart as well as on the Hot 100 chart. Katy is only the second artist, and the first female, to notch five No. 1’s in the Hot 100’s 53-year history.

A video for “The One That Got Away” will be shot in the coming days. Stay tuned to Katy’s website www.kayperry.com, as well as her social media pages, for more details.

Katy recently wrapped the early fall leg of her sold-out California Dreams World Tour that began earlier this year with stops in Europe, Australia, New Zealand and Japan. Her remaining U.S. tour dates, with support from Ellie Goulding and DJ Skeet Skeet, are as follows:

Nov 15  Hartford, CT                  XL Center
Nov 16  New York, NY                Madison Square Garden
Nov 19  Las Vegas, NV              Mandalay Bay Events Center
Nov 21  Oakland, CA                  Oracle Arena
Nov 22  Los Angeles, CA           Staples Center

Look for Katy on the cover of InStyle’s October issue.