Katy Petty is an American recording artist and songwriter. Born on October 25, 1984 in Santa Barbara, California, she first hit the music scene in 2007. Her first single, which was available over the Internet, “Ur So Gay,” was an interesting title due to the fact that Perry’s parents are Christian pastors.
The first single’s success paved the way for three number one hits from the popular singer, including “I Kissed a Girl,” “Teenage Dream” and “California Girls.” Her latest album, “Teenage Dream” was released in 2010 and had the distinction of debuting in the Number 1 spot on the US Billboard Top 200 chart and the Canadian Albums chart.
Perry hasn’t just been kept busy in the studio, though. She has appeared on a number of television shows, including “The Young and the Restless,” “Wildfire,” “Sesame Street,” and the “Simpsons.” She has appeared as a guest judge on “American Idol” and “X Factor.” She was chosen to provide the voice of Smurfette in the upcoming Smurfs film, which will be released in the summer of 2011.
Along with her vocal talents, Perry is known for her distinct fashion sense. The singer’s wardrobe reflects her love of bright colors and vintage styles. She is also known for incorporating accessories in the shape of fruits into her outfits. The singer’s favorite, watermelon, is featured prominently in her attire.Katy Perry married British comedian Russell Brand on October 23, 2010. The couple exchanged vows in a traditional Hindu
ceremony in India.