Katy Perry is an American pop singer. Katy Perry is currently one of the top singers in the world. She is probably the most popular singer right now. Her songs peak almost every chart in the world. She has won a lot of awards. She is the top earning women in music since 2011. Her most notable songs are Teenage Dream, Firework and Roar.
Katy Perry was born as Katheryn Elizabeth Hudson. She was born on October 25 1984. Maurice Keith Hudson and Mary Christine Perry are her parents. Both of her parents are born again Christians. They are also pastors. Katy Perry is of Portuguese, German, Irish, and English ancestry. She has a younger brother David. David is also a singer. She listened to gospel music while growing up. Secular was prohibited in her house. Katy Perry started taking vocal lessons at 9. She also took dancing lessons. She signed with Capitol Records in 2007. One of the Boys was her breakthrough song. Madonna praised her song Ur So Gay on radio. I Kissed a Girl went on to top US Billboard Hot 100. Her album Teenage Dream produced 5 number 1 songs. In 2010 California Gurls, Teenage Dream, Firework, E.T. and Last Friday Night (T.G.I.F.) became chart topping singles. She equaled Michael Jackson’s record of Bad. Her other chart topping songs are Part of Me, Wide Awake, Roar and Dark Horse. She is currently the most successful female artist in the World.
Katy Perry is a sex symbol. She is regarded as “full on male fantasy”. She was no. 3 on 2014 Maxim Hot 100. She was no. 1 on the same list in 2010. Katy Perry married actor Russell Brand in 2010. Their marriage was done in India. The couple separated in 2011. The divorce was finalized in 2012. She supports Barack Obama. Katy Perry is the most followed person on Twitter.