​Katy Perry Headlines Diversity, Inclusion Concert in Tokyo

TOKYO – Katy Perry was the special guest in the True Colors Festival The Concert 2022, an event that celebrated diversity and inclusion, last Nov. 19 and 20 at the Tokyo Garden Theater.

The global pop superstar performed some of her biggest hits such as “Roar,” “Teenage Dream,” “California Gurls,”and “Dark Horse” alongside more than 90 diverse artists from around the world, all connected under the theme “One World, One Family.”

“I’m so happy to be here tonight. Just one of the most incredible nights being amongst all these incredibly talented artists,” said Katy on the first evening of the concert.

“I hope you know how much I love you. So much, the most!

“Thank you so much for having me here. I’m so happy to be a part of this festival of inclusion, beauty and color,” she said before singing “Firework” together with all the artists who performed during the two-hour multimedia show.

​Katy ended her performance with the words, “You inspire me.”

​Among the other artists were Kyary Pamyu Pamyu, Mandy Harvey, and Filipino-Japanese vocalist Harumi.

​The True Colors Festival The Concert 2022 was presented by The Nippon Foundation. - Florenda Corpuz

(Photos courtesy of True Colors Festival)