Tuesday, April 16, 2024

Katy Perry Dropping New Album, “Witness,” June 9th, Announces Fall Tour, Will She Have Time for “American Idol”?


Will Katy Perry really be a judge on the new “American Idol”? She may not have time for the revived version of the former Fox show on ABC.

Today Katy announced a fall tour that will keep her pretty busy from September through February 2018. (She’s left time open to appear on the Grammys on January 28th.)

Perry also announced she’s dropping a new album called “Witness” on June 9th. Among the tracks is “Chained to the Rhythm”– which I really like in case anyone cares!

Katy could be taking February through May off to replace Jennifer Lopez on “Idol.” But you’d think she’d want a break before heading out on the summer tour circuit. We’ll see…

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Roger Friedman began his Showbiz411 column in April 2009 after 10 years with Fox News, where he created the Fox411 column. His movie reviews are carried by Rotten Tomatoes, and he is a member of both the movie and TV branches of the Critics Choice Awards. His articles have appeared in dozens of publications over the years including New York Magazine, where he wrote the Intelligencer column in the mid 90s and covered the OJ Simpson trial, and Fox News (when it wasn't so crazy) where he covered Michael Jackson. He is also the writer and co-producer of "Only the Strong Survive," a selection of the Cannes, Sundance, and Telluride Film festivals, directed by DA Pennebaker and Chris Hegedus.

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