03/11/2017 by Julia van der Doesch
“Chained to the Rhythm” is a song recorded by American singer Katy Perry for her upcoming fifth studio album.
It features vocals from Jamaican singer Skip Marley, who co-wrote the track with Perry, Sia Furler and its producers Max Martin and Ali Payami. Capitol Records released the track on February 10, 2017 as a digital download. “Chained to the Rhythm” is a dancehall and disco song, with lyrics about societal awareness. Commercially, the track has reached number one in Mexico, the top five in Australia, Canada, Israel, Latvia, Mexico, Poland, Scotland, Spain, the United Kingdom, and the United States, and the top 10 in Austria, the Czech Republic, Denmark, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Ireland, Luxembourg, New Zealand, Norway, Slovakia, and Sweden.