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Also Known As: Katheryn Elizabeth Hudson Died:
Born: October 25, 1984 Cause of Death:
Birth Place: Santa BarbaraUSA Profession:

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Katy Perry became every hot-blooded male's fantasy come true when she cooed "I Kissed a Girl" (2008), her cheeky pop single that launched the singer-songwriter - who possessed a playful, sexy style that was slightly reminiscent of a Vargas Girl pin-up with a rocker's edge - into stardom. Perry's full-throated voice and feisty personality imbued her debut album, One of the Boys (2008), a witty, pop/rock album filled with sassy, confessional songs about erratic exes, wild and crazy road trips, and bouts of identity crisis. With her signature red lips and always-perfect ringlets, Perry exuded the perfect blend of sexy and innocent, rocking her own personal style punctuated by retro rompers, short and strapless dresses, killer heels, and neon accessories with a fruit motif. Aside from her music and distinct look, Perry's romantic relationships also made headlines. In January 2010, Perry caused quite a sensation with her engagement to British comedian Russell Brand less than four months after the couple started dating, a relationship that ended in divorce two years later. Also in 2010, she burned the airwaves again with the single "California Gurls," a pop-rock gem that again showcased Perry's infectious...

Katy Perry became every hot-blooded male's fantasy come true when she cooed "I Kissed a Girl" (2008), her cheeky pop single that launched the singer-songwriter - who possessed a playful, sexy style that was slightly reminiscent of a Vargas Girl pin-up with a rocker's edge - into stardom. Perry's full-throated voice and feisty personality imbued her debut album, One of the Boys (2008), a witty, pop/rock album filled with sassy, confessional songs about erratic exes, wild and crazy road trips, and bouts of identity crisis. With her signature red lips and always-perfect ringlets, Perry exuded the perfect blend of sexy and innocent, rocking her own personal style punctuated by retro rompers, short and strapless dresses, killer heels, and neon accessories with a fruit motif. Aside from her music and distinct look, Perry's romantic relationships also made headlines. In January 2010, Perry caused quite a sensation with her engagement to British comedian Russell Brand less than four months after the couple started dating, a relationship that ended in divorce two years later. Also in 2010, she burned the airwaves again with the single "California Gurls," a pop-rock gem that again showcased Perry's infectious beats and confident lyrics. Although headlines about her personal life remained a constant throughout her career, Katy Perry's original, infectious talent made sure her music always remained more important.

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 Smurfs 2, The (2013)
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 Smurfs, The (2011)
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2001:
Released a self-titled Christian pop album under her real name, Katy Hudson
2008:
Released critically acclaimed mainstream debut album <i>One of the Boys</i>
2009:
"I Kissed A Girl" nominated for a Grammy Award for Best Female Pop Vocal Performance
2010:
Released sophomore album <i>Teenage Dream</i>, featuring the No. 1 single "California Girls"
2011:
Feature film debut, voicing the character of Smurfette in "The Smurfs"
2011:
Guest starred on "How I Met Your Mother" (CBS)
2012:
Starred in the musical documentary "Katy Perry: Part of Me"
2013:
Released her third album, <i>Prism</i>, featuring the hit singles "Roar" and "Dark Horse"
2015:
Performed at the halftime show of Super Bowl LXIX in Glendale, AZ, with special guests Lenny Kravitz and Missy Elliott
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