Singer set for return this summer

Katy Perry‘s new album ‘Teenage Dream’ will be released this August.

The singer releases her new single ‘California Gurls’ ahead of the album, on 20 June, with the album following on August 30. The single features Snoop Dogg, and Perry said it is a response to Jay-Z and Alicia Keys‘Empire State Of Mind’

“I decided that we needed to make a response. I want people to want to book a ticket to California the first time they hear it,” she told BBC Newsbeat.

The track can he heard now at