Katy Perry
By Valentina

Hello there Lions!  Have you heard of Katy Perry?  I’m pretty sure you have, but if you haven’t or want to learn more about her, go ahead and keep on reading.  She is an American singer, songwriter, and actress, her real name is Katheryn Elizabeth Hudson, also known as Katy Hudson.  She was born in Santa Barbara in October 25, 1984.  Katy has Portuguese, German, Irish, and English ancestry, bet you didn’t know that ;D.  She has become a pop sensation.  Katy Perry is known for her over the top fashion, quirky stage props, and catchy songs.

Katy Perry sang in her parents’ church between the ages of 9-17.  As a child she learned how to dance in a recreation building in Santa Barbara.  When Katy Perry was 15, her singing in church attracted the attention of rock veterans from Nashville, Tennessee, who brought her to polish her writing skills.  In Nashville, Katy started recording demos and was taught how to craft songs and play the guitar by country music veterans.  She was a judge in The X Factor on June 28, 2010 with Simon Cowell, Cheryl Cole, and Louis Walsh.  Katy Perry became the first female in eleven years to have three consecutive number-ones from a single album.

Katy Perry is known for her unique fashion style.  It is humorous, bright in color, and she frequently uses fruit-shaped accessories, mainly watermelon, as part of her outfits.  She defines her fashion style as “a bit of a mixture of different things”.  Her most popular songs are “Teenage Dream”, “Firework”, “California Gurls ft. Snoop Dog”, “Part of Me”, “Wide Awake”, “E.T”, “Last Friday Night (T.G.I.F.)”.  Katy Perry the movie came out a while ago, it’s a documentary about her life and how she became famous.  Well thats all for now, see you later, BYE c;

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