Katy Perry has shared her official music video for her newest single, ‘Smile’.
The visible premiered yesterday (August 14) and is the primary video to be a part of Fb’s new Premium Music Video service. It was directed by Matthew Cullen, who additionally directed Perry’s ‘Dark Horse’, ‘California Gurls’ and ‘Chained To The Rhythm’.
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‘Smile’ is the title monitor from Perry’s forthcoming sixth studio album, which is slated for an August 28 launch. It follows earlier singles ‘Daisies‘, ‘Harleys In Hawaii‘ and gold-certified ‘By no means Actually Over‘.
Perry had initially launched a “performance video” for ‘Smile’ in July. The clip noticed the singer enjoying a miniature model of herself dressed as a clown.
Upon launch, Perry mentioned she wrote the track whereas battling “one of the darkest periods of my life”.
“I wrote the title track from the album when I was coming through one of the darkest periods of my life and had lost my smile,” she mentioned in an announcement.
“This whole album is my journey towards the light – with stories of resilience, hope, and love.”
‘Smile’ will mark Perry’s first full-length for the reason that launch of ‘Witness’ in 2017.
Just lately, the singer spoke out on the sexual misconduct allegations that have been levelled in opposition to her from mannequin Josh Kloss.
“I think we live in a world where anyone can say anything,” she mentioned in an interview with The Guardian.
“I don’t want to say ‘guilty until proven innocent’ but there’s no checks and balances: a headline just flies, right? And there’s no investigation of what it is.”