[lastfm]Katy Perry [/lastfm]will host this year’s Teen Choice Awards on Monday August 9. The show airs just two weeks before the release of her new album, Teenage Dream. Last year the [lastfm]Jonas Brothers [/lastfm]hosted the annual event. [lastfm]Miley Cyrus [/lastfm]hosted in 2008.
This week, Perry also released a teaser for her new “California Gurls” video on YouTube. The 30 second clip shows [lastfm]Snoop Dogg [/lastfm]greeting viewers in a land full of sweets and goodies. Perry dances through the Candy Land themed set, where she is introduced as a playing piece.
Teenage Dream is slated for an August 24 release in the U.S.