Katy Perry shared a new song called “Electric”. It was recorded in conjunction with Pokémon’s 25th anniversary, and Pikachu appears in the artwork that teased the song. He is also in the music video for the track, directed by Carlos López Estrada. Take a look below.
Katy Perry did “Electric” with the Monsters & Strangerz and Jon Bellion. She said in a statement:
Pokémon’s 25th anniversary has already given the world a cover of Hootie’s Post Malone and Blowfish’s song “Only Wanna Be With You.” A compilation disc, Pokémon 25: the album, is slated for release this fall via Capitol Records.
Earlier this year, Perry performed “Firework” to close President Joe Biden’s inaugural celebration. Read about Katy Perry on Pitchfork’s list of “200 Best Songs of the 2010s”.