INC ARENA KATY PERRY CONCERT

IN PHOTOS: Best moments from the Katy Perry 'Prismatic' PH concert

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These days, pop stars try to outdo each other with in-your-face theatrics. In a post-postmodern world, the trend among these performers has been to appropriate icons from the parade of history and from pop culture. (READ: IN PHOTOS: All of Katy Perry's PH concert outfits)

Katy Perry is a contemporary legend in this sense. She has always been known for channeling opposites: zany and uplifting, saccharine and suggestive. Case in point, as Pitchfork illustrates, “maybe the 6-year-old sitting behind us just thinks that Katy Perry is singing about popsicles and balloons and peacock-cock-cocks…” She is iconic in embracing her contradictions – rather than being a glorified social deviant. (READ: In Twitter pics: Katy Perry dazzles in Manila concert)

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"DARK HORSE" PH ARENA PERFORMANCE

"DARK HORSE" PH ARENA PERFORMANCE

KATY PERRY VIP TICKETS FROM A BLOGGER

KATY PERRY VIP TICKETS FROM A BLOGGER

Katy Perry - Dark Horse (Official) ft. Juicy J -- MUSIC VIDEO

Katy Perry poses as a stone statue in the "Dark Horse" music video.

Katy Perry poses as a stone statue in the "Dark Horse" music video.

Katy Perry does a split on a pole while Juicy J raps in the "Dark Horse" music video.

Katy Perry does a split on a pole while Juicy J raps in the "Dark Horse" music video.

Source: https://www.rappler.com/entertainment/musi...