Katy Perry releases new Pokémon music video “Electric” (feat. Pikachu)

Vocalist Katy Perry dropped her brand-new single, “Electric,” on Thursday night, and the video for that brand-new tune consists of a really unique visitor star: Pikachu! It’s cheerful, lovable, and consists of lyrical referrals to the Pokémon anime’s traditional signature tune. However the video likewise includes lots of shockingly negligent timeline-manipulating machinations by Perry and Pikachu.

In “Electric,” Pikachu and Katy Perry check out the Time Lighthouse, where the 2 travel backwards in time to modify the vocalist’s past. We see a young Katy Perry jamming with Pichu, at the most nascent phases of her profession. Perry and Pikachu then modify truth by pressing the teenage variation of the vocalist to go into a skill program and assisting her find a sweet vintage declaration coat. Young Perry, naturally, discovers self-confidence and self-confidence, resulting in an effective music profession. One needs to question what our truth would have resembled had Katy Perry never ever obtained the Chrono Babushka and fooled Pikachu into powering the Time Lighthouse for her own self-centered gain …

Katy Perry’s “Electric” is simply one element of The Pokémon Business’s musical event of the Pokémon franchise’s 25th anniversary. She signs up with artists Post Malone (who covered Hootie and the Blowfish’s “Only Wanna Be With You” and carried out an animated show with Pokémon throughout which he was incinerated by Charizard) and J Balvin for a music job referred to as Pokémon 25: The Album. That digital album will be launched later on this year and will consist of 14 Pokémon-inspired tracks.

Jobber Wiki author Frank Long contributed to this report.