The 36-year-old pop star is teaming up with the long-lasting franchise on P25 Music, a brand new enterprise to mark Pokemon’s twenty fifth anniversary. Katy – who gave birth to daughter Daisy in August – was much more eager on the “playful” collaboration now she has develop into a mom.
The singer stated: “I like being part of something that’s playful and is nice storytelling and has actually good messages to share with the world. Now having a baby myself, I perceive that it is so essential to play. It is a continued extension of who I’m.”
Katy recalled the “wonderful” expertise she had visiting The Pokemon Cafe in Japan in 2019.
She advised PEOPLE: “I used to be pregnant once I was there truly, little did I do know! It was wonderful. It introduced up all these great childhood recollections. I have been going to Japan since I used to be 17 yearly and have at all times actually beloved all the things that is been created there.”
Katy admits that she is ready to establish with Pokemon’s protagonist Pikachu.
She defined: “I am actually connected to the hero. I do know there are others within the recreation, however I simply discovered Pikachu to be actually cute. I perceive the story of Pikachu.
“On the floor, you may simply assume I am simply cute, have a few cute songs. However when you dig deeper, you may realise Chained to the Rhythm isn’t just a enjoyable little music!”
The American Idol choose hopes that the Pokemon undertaking offers her followers one thing to look ahead to this yr as issues are so “unknown”.
Katy stated: “On this second of unknown, there are reliable locations and characters and establishments and folks, and I hope I may be one among them. That is what I hope for in my private self, and even in my involvement with this collab.”