Contact Us

Katy Perry Releases 90-Second Snippets of All ‘Prism’ Songs

Katy Perry
Theo Wargo, Getty Images

As she inches closer to the release of ‘Prism,’ Katy Perry is letting the light in and out. She has shared 90-second snippets of all 16 songs on the deluxe version of the album via iTunes.

It’s a healthy taste of the record and is a drive-by listen, but it still gives you an idea of what we’re in for when the album drops on Oct. 22.

We’ve focused on the tracks we had not heard before.

‘Legendary Lovers’ is an airy, lite electro pop gem, while ‘Birthday’ is familiar Perry fare, a close relative of ‘Last Friday Night (T.G.I.F.),’ thanks to its ’80s backbeats.

Second single ‘Unconditionally’ is sorta epic and sorta EDM, with some beats under Perry’s voice.

‘This is How We Do’ is not a Rita Ora cover. It’s probably the most urban song on ‘Prism,’ a mini banger, if you will. ‘International Smile’ sounds fun, while ‘Ghost’ could be this album’s ‘E.T.’

‘Love Me’ is piano-y, while ‘This Moment’ boasts a a seize-the-day lyrical declaration. ‘Double Rainbow’ feels like a contemplative, adult contempo track. ‘Spiritual’ is a percussive, processed song with an ’80s synth pop sheen while ‘It Takes Two’ feels like a song that ‘Glee’ should cover, with its ballad-esque nature.

‘Choose Your Battles’ has its blips and beeps, too.

That’s our drive-by take on ‘Prism.’

Listen here.

Next: Vote for Katy Perry for the PopCrush Homecoming Court

Best of the Web

More From Around the Web

Leave a Comment

It appears that you already have an account created within our VIP network of sites on . To keep your points and personal information safe, we need to verify that it's really you. To activate your account, please confirm your password. When you have confirmed your password, you will be able to log in through Facebook on both sites.

Forgot your password?

*Please note that your points, prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

It appears that you already have an account on this site associated with . To connect your existing account with your Facebook account, just click on the account activation button below. You will maintain your existing profile and VIP program points. After you do this, you will be able to always log in to http://popcrush.com using your Facebook account.

*Please note that your points, prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

Please fill out the information below to help us provide you a better experience.

Register on Popcrush quickly by logging in with your Facebook account. It's just as secure, and no password to remember!

Not a Member? Sign Up Here

Register on Popcrush quickly by logging in with your Facebook account. It's just as secure, and no password to remember!