August 12, 2013
Katy Perry is set to perform live at this year’s MTV Video Music Awards in New York on August 25th. According to MTV, she will perform her just released single “Roar” for the first time live during the show.
The pop star’s last Video Music Award performance was in 2009 when she sang Queen’s “We Will Rock You” alongside Aerosmith’s Joe Perry.
Lady Gaga and Kanye West will also perform at the event, which will air live from the Barclays Center in Brooklyn, New York.
“Roar” the first single from her forthcoming album “Prism,” was slated to premiere on Monday, August 12. However, in the early morning of August 10, the song leaked to the Internet. The album itself will be out October 22.