Biography of Katy Perry

PERSONAL
Katy Perry was born Katheryn Elizabeth Hudson name on October 25, 1984 in California, USA. Katy decided to use her mother's maiden name because of worry was calculated together with actress Kate Hudson.

Since childhood, Katy has been accustomed to listening to gospel music. He often participated in activities in the church choir. Before deciding to move to Los Angeles, Katy actually already had an album release titled KATY HUDSONlewat label Red Hill Records.

Katy has a long relationship with Travie McCoy, but in the end she married Russell Brand on October 23, 2010 in a traditional Hindu ceremony near the Ranthambhore tiger sanctuary in Rajasthan, India, the same location where Brand had proposed.
Katy Perry
After 14 months of their marriage, there was a fight that resulted in a rift between Katy and Brand. Both decided to incorporate their divorce papers before enjoying the Christmas holidays of 2011. Katy asks Brand filed for divorce, out of respect for the parents of Katy who pastors.

In 2012 Katy dating John Mayer but their relationship several times off and on. Katy was reported to contain a child from her relationship with John Mayer, but the news is not true.

CAREER
Katy released a spiritual album titled the same as the name in 2001 as Katy Hudson. However, the album was less successful. She later recorded an album with production team The Matrix and completed most of a solo album 2004-05, both of which are neither released.

At the age of 18 years, Katy decided to move to Los Angeles and had joined the team The Matrix. Together with Glen Ballard, he had recorded three songs that bore the title The Next Big Thing given Blender magazine in October 2004. One of the songs were taped together Ballard eventually released as the soundtrack of the film The Sisterhood OF TRAVELING PANTS.

In 2007, Houston signed with Capitol Music Group and changed his stage name Katy Perry becomes. He then released his first single titled Ur So Gaypada November. The song is enough public attention though not included in the list of charts.

Early gained fame after the release of their second single I Kissed a Girl in 2008. This time, Katy successfully topped the charts internationally. Then, in the same year, the first album PERRY ONE OF THE BOYS be 33 best-selling album worldwide in 2008.

The album TEENAGE DREAM then released in August 2010 and debuted at number one on the Billboard 200. The album hit single California Gurls enter, Teenage Dream, Firework, ET and Last Friday Night (TGIF), all of which have topped the charts on the Billboard Hot 100.

With a single E.T. perched in the number one position on the charts on May 12, 2011, Houston became the first artist in history to skip a whole year, for 52 consecutive weeks in the top 10 of the Billboard Hot 100.

Not just struggling with singing and playing music only, Katy had the opportunity to be a guest judge on the seventh series of British television show The X Factor. Katy also released a perfume called Purr. In the film world, Katy also partake be the voice of Smurfette in the 2011 movie, The Smurfs.

Katy Perry will visit Indonesia in the framework of the concert will be held at the Sentul International Convention Center on January 19, 2012. The concert of the series California Dreams tour this will be the first concert Katy Perry in 2012.

In the event the MTV Video Music Awards held in September 2012, Katy took home awards for Best Art Direction aside his colleagues Drake, Rihanna, Lana Del Rey, Regina Spektor, and Of Monsters & Men. In addition to the category Best Art Direction, Katy Perry was also nominated for Best Visual Effects and Video Of The Year by singing Wide Awake as well as the category of Best Female Video with the song Part Of Me.

Not Katy Perry if not performed by surprise. As he did when he announced the name One Direction as the winner for Best Pop Video, spontaneously he gives kisses lips for Niall Horan, One Direction frontman one.

Discography
  • KATY HUDSON (2001)
  • ONE OF THE BOYS (2008)
  • TEENAGE DREAM (2010)
Tour
  • Hello Katy Tour (2009)
  • California Dreams Tour (2011)
Television
  • 2008 The Young and the Restless
  • 2008 WILDFIRE
  • 2010 AMERICAN IDOL
  • 2010 THE X FACTOR
  • 2010 SESAME STREET
  • 2010 THE SIMPSONS
  • 2011 HOW I MET YOUR MOTHER
The Film
  • 2010 GET HIM TO THE GREEK
  • 2010 OUT IN THE DESERT
  • 2011 The Smurfs