Katy Perry Announces New Album Title, Prism, on Giant Gold Truck

Celebrity News Jul. 30, 2013 AT 4:15PM
Katy Perry on July 28, 2013 Katy Perry revealed her new album title, Prism, with a gold truck driving in Los Angeles Monday, July 29. Credit: Michael Buckner/Getty

Katy Perry is pulling out all the stops! To announce her next project, the "Wide Awake" singer had a giant gold truck drive around Los Angeles revealing that her upcoming album--her third--will be titled Prism, and will be released on October 22.

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The 28-year-old boasted to her followers on Twitter to keep an eye out for the truck that has the news plastered in black lettering. "Find the #PRISM semi, take a picture and I'll RT you," she wrote on Monday, July 29. Reassuring her fans that "Los Angeles is just the first stop on the map."

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The big publicity stunt comes just two days after Perry played coy on possibly working with on-again boyfriend John Mayer, 35. "We’re doing a lot of collaborating," she told Extra at the Smurfs 2 premiere in Westwood, Calif. on Sunday, July 28.

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In addition, it was recently disclosed that the songstress and Britney Spears have collaborated on a secret track for the film Smurfs 2. "So great to see you Smurfette Katy Perry!" Spears, 31, tweeted at Perry alongside a photo of the pair. "Can't wait for our Vegas date…" The encounter was an emotional one for the "Firework" singer, who wrote, "OMG!!!!! I CAN'T IM CRYING," with a picture of the two about to hug. 

Prism will be Perry's official follow-up to Teenage Dream.

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