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Katy Perry

Katy PerryBirth name   Katheryn Elizabeth Hudson
Born   October 25, 1984
Santa Barbara, California, United States
Genres   Pop, rock
Occupations   Singer-songwriter, musician
Instruments   Vocals, guitar
Years active   2001–present
Labels   Red Hill (2001), Island (2003–2004), Columbia (2004–2006),
Capitol (2007–present)
Associated acts   Travis McCoy, Lily Allen, Kelly Clarkson, Ashley Tisdale, 3OH!3

Katheryn Elizabeth Hudson (born October 25, 1984), better known by her stage name Katy Perry, is an American singer-songwriter and musician. Perry rose to fame in 2007 with her internet hit "Ur So Gay", and later scored in 2008 her breakthrough single "I Kissed a Girl". Perry was born and raised in Santa Barbara by Christian pastor parents and grew up listening only to gospel music. After earning a GED during her freshman year of high school, she began to pursue a music career. Read more...