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Katy Perry kicked off her Witness The Tour yesterday in Montreal and it looks banging!

Check out the setlist:

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ACT ONE
1. “Witness”
2. “Roulette”
3. “Dark Horse”
4. “Chained to the Rhythm”

ACT TWO
5. “Teenage Dream”
6. “Hot N Cold”
7. “Last Friday Night”
8. “California Gurls”
9. “I Kissed a Girl”

ACT THREE
10. “Deja Vu”
11. “Tsunami”
12. “E.T.”
13. “Bon Appetit”

ACT FOUR
14. “Thinking of You”
15. “Save as Draft”
16. “Power”

ACT FIVE
17. “Hey Hey Hey”
18. “Part of Me”
19. “Swish Swish”
20. “Roar”

ENCORE
21. “Firework”

 

The setlist is amazing and her outfits were really good too. I wish she performed "Unconditionally" and "Wide Awake", but I am also fine with his setlist.

The rumor has it, Katy filmed the last scenes of her The Witness Documentary as well yesterday.

She really served vocals, outfits, and choreography.

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Little baby Noah was opening the show and she sang Lady Gaga's Million Reasons EDM version and it was amazing! She has really improved and we stan!

 

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I like Noah, but she needs to stick to destroying her own songs in live performances and not come for Gaga's masterpieces... :disgusted: It's not nice to kick Gaga while she's down and unable to tour while you're supporting her rival! :tanya: 

As for Katy, it's sad to see how many songs from Witness are on the setlist...Their should have been five at most given how messy most of them are. :hottie: 

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Those visuals. Gaga wishes

Gaga remains unbothered.

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Miley is needing some CPR tho.

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      2. Kesha - Woman
      Submitted by @victorxcx
      The last few years have been a crazy journey for Kesha, and as fans we naturally wondered how all these events would influence the sound of her third studio album (the first without Dr. Luke’s production). 'Praying', the first single, is for sure an epic song and a triumphant return; but 'Woman' is the bop that we were all waiting for, and the song that shows that while Kesha has grown a lot she still has that sassy attitude that made us fall in love with her back in the Animal days. Given her background, I'd guess that the meaning of 'Woman' is even more powerful than we can imagine just listening to it on the radio or at the clubs. After all the ups and downs, Kesha is stronger and more independent than ever and I’m definitely here for it. The production is pretty amazing as well: I love how laid-back it is, and my favorite part is the laugh before the second chorus and how it evolves to the flawless bridge. 'Woman' was also confirmed as the second official single from Rainbow so I'm hoping it will get the success it deserves (I’ll be definitely streaming and watching the music video all year long!).
      1. Rita Ora - Anywhere
      Submitted by @Cypher
      A gem from 2017's pop catalogue, Rita Ora sings about finding gem locations "a million miles from LA" with a cherished friend. The beauty of the track is that the subjects referred to could very well be about non-romantic friends. With the world having been through a year of turmoil and natural disasters, this song gives the hope of freedom to the listener for 3 minutes and 42 seconds. The glitched vocals in the chorus give free-range interpretation and emotional fluidity for people seeking a temporary space away from reality. Without having to take a physical vacation, this song takes the listener on a ride through a journey of "fun, a little less fun", and "crowds of empty faces." Running through the woods of Estonia, climbing to a peak in the Alps, roaming the streets of New York, or swimming with sharks off the coast of Cape Town, South Africa, this song has the potential to forever bring you back to those locations long after the trip is over. Take a listen to the song and let your mind roam free.
      What was your favourite song of 2017? Let us know in the comments below! And for a trip down memory lane, check out the best songs of 2016 and 2015. 
    • By Countess

      Another day, another hole in the sinking ship that is Katy Perry's Witness album.
      So far this era, Katy has been accused of cultural appropriation, approving of misogyny and homophobia, and being an all around tryhard mess. Now, with the release of her latest music video for 'Swish Swish', Katy has proven the latter, while adding a new SJW buzz word to the description of herself: fat shamer.
      The 'Swish Swish' video was released several days ago, and features Perry putting together a group of misfit sportsmen - the Tigers - to take down a group of pro basketballers - the Sheep. Over the course of the video, Katy's crew - which includes people such as Backpack Kid, known as Pack Man; choreographer Dexter Mayfield, known as Hair Jordan; and YouTube vlogger Christine Sydelko, referred to as Shaquille O'Meals - learn to channel their negative moments into positive earnings and ultimately win the game.
      But not everyone was happy about Sydelko's appearance in the video. Over the course of the six and a half minute clip, Sydelko chows down on some tacos, eats a basketball and then burps it back up, and seduces one of her opponents over a tortilla. According to Twitter, this was unforgiveable "fat shaming" which turned Sydelko's appearance into one big fat joke and made the video unwatchable.
      The situation was made worse when Sydelko's vlogging partner, Elijah Daniel, took to Twitter to vent his frustrations on her behalf.

      The two YouTubers also took to their channel later on to react to the video live. While Elijah continued his tirade against Perry, Christine was understandably more diplomatic, and said that she wasn't offended by the video in the slightest.
      For our part, while we understand the point that Twitter users were trying to make, we frankly think that Christine should be thankful for even being given the opportunity to star in a music video from one of the worlds biggest stars. 'Swish Swish' currently has over 40 million views which is more than Elijah and Christine's channel put together, and will be syndicated worldwide in countries around the globe. That's exposure YouTube could never get you.
      Christine also claims that she was unaware of the emphasis that would be placed on her weight in the video, which is standard practise for most music videos which don't want to reveal their plots before release. However, there was no mention of her ever trying to voice her concerns about the video to the director and if worse had come to worse she could have simply refused to participate. In our opinion, this is simply another case of someone taking the money and exposure a star will give them, before turning around and spitting in their face for more publicity.
      But what are your thoughts?

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