Date of Birth:
October 25, 1984
Santa Barbara, California, United States In a Relationship With:John Mayer Best Quotes:
“I got this Jesus tattoo on my wrist when I was 18, because I know that it's always going to be a part of me. When I'm playing, it's staring right back at me, saying, 'Remember where you came from.'”
“I unfortunately still crave chicken McNuggets and bacon, which is the meat candy of the world.”
“I'm kind of a good girl - and I'm not. I'm a good girl, because I really believe in love, integrity, and respect. I'm a bad girl, because I like to tease. I know that I have sex appeal in my deck of cards. But I like to get people thinking. That's what the stories in my music do.”
Katy Perry (born Katheryn Elizabeth Hudson in Santa Barbara, CA on October 25, 1984) is a singer, songwriter, and actress. At an early age, she began performing and singing Christian music, following in her parents’ footsteps. Later, Katy began to focus on mainstream music, and first gained recognition with her debut album, One of the Boys, in 2008. Three of the songs were hit Billboard Hot 100 top-ten songs: “I Kissed A Girl,” “Hot n Cold,” and “Waking Up in Vegas.” Perry’s third album produced five number number one singles: “California Gurls,” “Teenage Dream,” “Firework,” “E.T.,” and “Last Friday Night (T.G.I.F.).” Her California Dreams Tour earned nearly $60 million worldwide, and she has been nominated for nine Grammy Awards. She has sold 81 million digital tracks in the United States and 11 million albums worldwide. She has also began an acting career in 2011, appearing in The Smurfs as the voice of Smurfette. She also released her concert film, Katy Perry: Part of Me, in July 2012.
Best Known For:
Katy Perry is best known for her music career and her now-ended marriage to Russell Brand.
Katy has dated Gym Class Heroes frontman, Travie McCoy, Relient K frontman, Matt Thiessen, Russell Brand, and John Mayer. Katy and Russell married on October 23, 2010 in a traditional Hindu ceremony — but 14 months later, Brand filed for divorce. After her divorce, Katy was briefly been linked to Florence and the Machine guitarist, Robert Ackroyd. But she started a full-blown relationship with John Mayer in August 2012, and the two have been on and off ever since.