Katy Perry Set to "Roar" at 2013 MTV Video Music Awards

Katy Perry Set to

Joining the ranks of other fellow A-list celebs including Kanye West and Lady Gaga, Katy Perry was announced as a performer at this year”s MTV Video Music Awards on Monday (August 12).

Giving eager audience members and viewers at home something to be excited about, the 28-year-old songstress will be belting out her new single, “Roar,” for the first time ever live.

Speaking of the new song, Miss Perry just released the lyric video to the tune earlier today when she took to Twitter, writing, “READY IT”S TIME TO OFFICIALLY LET THE CAT OUT OF THE BAG.”

To catch Katy on stage at the upcoming VMA”s, be sure to tune into MTV on August 25th at 9 p.m. ET. In case you missed it, check out the video to “Roar” here!