Katy Perry is one of the famous American singer whose voice and style of singing are admired by millions of people. Here you will find her complete bio-data with height, weight, age, facts and profile.
Katy Perry’s Physical appearance
Katy Perry has a fair complexion with mesmerizing blue eyes and black hair color. She is 5 feet 8 inches tall having 61-kilogram weight. She is 31 years old and as she was born in late October her zodiac is Scorpio.
Katy Perry’s Personal details
Katy Perry was born on October 25, 1984, in California. She is a very great songwriter and singer with fine vocals. Her zodiac sign is Scorpio. Katheryn Elizabeth Hudson is her real name while Katy Perry is for the public. She has four family members, her father (Maurice Keith Hudson), mother (Mary Christine Perry), Sister (Angela Hudson) and Brother (David Hudson). Katy Perry was married to Russell Brand in Rajasthan, India on 23 October 2010. It was a traditional Indian wedding. This marriage couldn’t last long, they separated on 31st December 2011 and finally divorced on 16 July 2012.
Katy Perry’s Early life
When she was a kid her parents don’t allow her to watch MTV. At the age of 9 to 17 she uses to sing in church which was the beginning of gaining experience in the field of music. Being close to the religion she joined many religious schools and camps. She got admission in Dos Pueblos High School in Goleta California. There she stayed for one year and passed the first year exam successfully. She stopped her education there and set out to explore the world of music and proceed her career in this field.
Katy Perry’s Career
As she left her high school she begins to study music like Italian opera. The two rock stars Steve Thomas and Jennifer Knapp was impressed by her singing thus she was brought to Nashville where she was taught songwriting. She also learned to play guitar and recorded demos. In 2001 on 6th of March, her album Katy Hudson was released which was a gospel record. She also worked with Red Hill Records. Her album Katy Hudson did not get much fame but got positive remarks from the critics.
Getting away from religious music Katy Perry started working on secular songs. She worked with the producer Glen Ballard under the label Java in 2004. Ballard further introduced her to Columbia records with which she worked as a solo artist and for two years she did recordings and songwriting for Columbia records. She gained good experience while working with famous songwriters. In 2008, her two songs “I kissed a girl” and “hot n cold” was very successful and gained her a lot of fame. Her song “Ur so gay” was very much admired and appreciated by Madonna. Katy Perry’s third album titled “teenage dream” was a great hit. Five songs in the album remain at number one in the Billboard hot 100 songs. In 2012, the album Teenage dream was reissued and in 2013 the fourth album “Prism” released having two hit songs “Roar and Darkhorse”.
Katy Perry Got Awards
Katy Perry served music industry a lot with her talent for which she got Guinness World Records and Forbes magazine declared her as the most earning woman of the music industry from 2011 to 2013. In 2009, she won most performed song award for song “I kissed a girl” and international album award for “one of the boys”. In 2011, she wants a series of awards including special achievement award, international music star award, top Hot 100 artist award and award-winning songs for album “Teenage Dreams”.
Facts about Katy Perry
• Katy Perry has a deep friendship with the famous singer Rihanna.
• She likes pink and purple color.
• Her inspiration for the song “I kissed a girl” was Scarlett Johansson, a famous Hollywood actress.
• Japan is her favorite place to spend holidays.
• American idol offered her 20,000,000 dollars for being a judge in the show, but she refused to do so.
• She launched her first Fragrance enclosed in a cat-shaped bottle under the name “purr”.
• Katy Perry is a stylish lady famous for her way of dressing, experimental makeup and colorful wigs which she often wear in the shows.
• In 2012, FHM’s sexiest women listed her at number 6 while in Maxim’s hot 100 lists she was listed number 4.
• She also worked in a film named “get him to the Greek”.
• She also appeared in one of the episodes of the TV show “The young and the restless”.