Katy Perry is an American singer and song writer, whose real name is Katheryn Elizabeth Hudson. But she’s professionally known as Katy Perry. The singer was born in 25th of October, 1984 in California. She used to sing in church choir along with other kids before she professionally stepped in to singing. She first thought to pursue her career with Gospel music than she signed a contract with Redhill Contracts, since she was a teenager. In 2001, Katy came with her first album titled as her own name Katy Hudson, but the album was totally unsuccessful.
Katy was born in born again Christian family, who used to move city by city in the country to set churches before they settled down in Santa Barbra. Katy used to listen Gospel music, which wasn’t allowed in her home but her craze for the music didn’t stop her for listening this. She has one brother and a sister. Her brother David is also a singer. Katy’s family suffered from financial crisis and even used to eat from food bank of the church.
In 2007, she signed another contract with Capitol Records and next year she launched her solo song “I Kissed a Girl” that became famous and people began to know about her. After that she gave back to back single and album hits including “One of the Boys”, ”Teenage Dream”, ”Roar” and ”dark Horse” etc. Not just the songs but her videos also became popular, sometimes controversially and sometimes people liked her workings and voice.
Katy is one of the prettiest singers, who won numerous awards and she marked her to the Guinness World record, for being one of the top earning singer for the year 2012 to 2016. Katy has been dating several guys till now and got married for once but none of her relationships worked her. She dated Johnny Lewis, Travie McCoy, Josh Groban, Baptiste Giabiconi and twilight star Robert Pattinson and many more. She and Russell Brand got married in 2010 and got divorced in 2011.