“MTV Unplugged” will continue the tradition of providing music fans with stellar live performances as the network premieres its latest installment featuring Grammy nominated, superstar singer-songwriter Katy Perry airing on Monday, November 16, 2009 on MTV.com and MTVMusic.com. The series will feature Perry performing songs from her multi-platinum debut album One Of The Boys, including two of her #1 hits “I Kissed A Girl” and “Waking Up In Vegas” as well as fan favorite “Thinking Of You” and a special cover of the Fountains of Wayne song “Hackensack.” The special, which will be available on-demand 24-7 on MTV.com, will also feature never before released original song “Brick By Brick,” as well as a few other surprises. In Addition, Perry will share intimate details of how some of her most beloved songs came about. MTV will also air highlights from the special across its multiple platforms on-air including mtvU, MTV Hits and MTV Tr3s.
Leading up to the digital premiere, the network’s morning all-music block, AMTV will begin to air performance videos taken from the taping on Monday, November 16. Palladia, the music – centric high definition television channel featuring MTV programming – will also air a half hour version of the special on November 27 at 9pm and 12am ET/PT. In addition, Capitol Records will release a limited edition CD+DVD version of Katy Perry’s “Unplugged” appearance on Tuesday, November 17.