Music News

Am I Hearing Things? It’s the Same Katy Perry Performance Yet They Sound…Different

Let’s begin with Exhibit A: a recording of Katy Perry’s performance of “Chained to the Rhythm” as broadcast live on the Grammy Awards.

Now here’s Exhibit B: the same performance that is now archived on the official Grammy Awards site. Is it just me or was this one tarted up with Auto Tune for posterity?

Just askin’. I worry about going insane, you know?

Alan Cross

is an internationally known broadcaster, interviewer, writer, consultant, blogger and speaker. In his 40+ years in the music business, Alan has interviewed the biggest names in rock, from David Bowie and U2 to Pearl Jam and the Foo Fighters. He’s also known as a musicologist and documentarian through programs like The Ongoing History of New Music.

Alan Cross has 37893 posts and counting. See all posts by Alan Cross

Let us know what you think!

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.