Katheryn Elizabeth Hudson is an American singer and entertainer. She is known for her provocative pop rock recordings, and especially for her debut album One of the Boys which featured such songs as "I Kissed a Girl" and "Hot n Cold" which became famous both in the United States and internationally.
Katy Perry was born October 25, 1984 in Santa Barbara, California to a family of Mary Christine (née Perry) and Maurice Keith Hudson. Her music incorporates elements of pop, rock and gospel.
Katy Perry is also pursuing a career in entertainment, as she started serving as a judge on a popular talent show American Idol in 2018. She has alsoo released a biographical movie Katy Perry: Part of Me in 2012.