Katy Perry, Katherine Elizabeth Hudson (born October 25, 1984), known for her stage name Katy Perry, is the American pop music.Born in Santa Barbara, California, and raised by Christian parents, pastor; Perry grew up listening to music and singing only gospel in the local church as a child. After receiving a GED during her freshman year in high school, and began to pursue a career in music. Release her and Katy Hudson, a gospel of self-titled album in 2001, which is due to the closure of its record label, and considered successful.
After signing with a Capitol Music in 2007, and the label with a record fourth in seven years, adoptive stage name Katy Perry released her first single Internet "Ur Guy even" The month of November, which captured the attention of the public, but failed to chart. It rose to fame with the launch of the second song "I kissed a Girl" in 2008, who went to the highest international charts. Perry studio mainstream debut album follows one of the boys later that year, and after that, the 33 album's best-selling all over the world and was a platinum 2008.It certificate certified by the Recording Industry Association in the United States, while "I am the future Girl "and her second single" Hot N Cold "both received certificates of multi-platinum Katy Perry Gym Class Heroes dated striker Travie McCoy, who she met in a studio in New York, on and off for several years. After more than a year of friendship and casual dating, it has become serious with their relationship right before he embarked on a tour in 2008 distorted. Perry and McCoy broke even in December 2008.The two began dating again in early 2009 and broke up again after a few months.