Katy Perry

Katy Perry (née Katheryn Hudson) is an American singer, songwriter and TV personality. She first rose to fame with her 2008 hit single, "I Kissed a Girl." She shot to superstardom with the 2010 album Teenage Dream, which featured five No.1 singles, including "California Girls," "E.T." and "Firework." She has released five studio albums which have culminated in 50 billion streams and over 48 million albums sold worldwide. She has served as a judge on ABC's American Idol since 2018.
Katy Perry
Full Name
Katheryn Elizabeth Hudson
Santa Barbara, CA
Notable Projects
American Idol


How did Katy Perry and Orlando Bloom meet?

Katy Perry and actor Orlando Bloom first met at a Golden Globes afterparty in 2016. The couple dated on-and-off for three years before getting engaged on Valentine's Day 2019.

When did Katy Perry perform at the Super Bowl?

Katy Perry headlined the Super Bowl XLIX halftime show in 2015. Lenny Kravitz and Missy Elliott made special guest appearances during the performance.

When did Katy Perry have her baby?

Katy Perry welcomed her first child, daughter Daisy, in August 2020.

When was Katy Perry on 'How I Met Your Mother?'

Katy Perry appeared in a Season 6 episode of 'How I Met Your Mother.' The episode, entitled "Oh Honey," aired in 2011.

Most Recent

Katy Perry Says It's 'Good to Be Around' Fiancé Orlando Bloom Because He 'Gets Me Out of My Head'
"I always say when he walks into the room he has this joie de vivre to him," Perry said of Bloom's contagious personality
Katy Perry Shares the Stories Behind Her Most Dazzling Red Carpet Looks from the Past Decade
"I see a combination of fun and fearlessness," the pop superstar, brand owner and and American Idol judge tells PEOPLE when looking back at her most memorable red carpet fashion moments
Katy Perry to Star as Magical Pop Singer in New Animated Movie Musical Melody
The 37-year-old singer will play the titular character, a shy singer who must find her voice in order to battle evil pop queen Rose Stellar
Katy Perry Is Saving All Her Looks for Daughter Daisy in a Temperature-Controlled Warehouse
The pop superstar and footwear designer says she created a "Clueless" style closet with her daughter in mind
Katy Perry Talks About Buying Back Her Footwear Brand: 'It's Time to Swing Bigger'
The pop superstar opens up to PEOPLE about building her shoe empire and how her style has evolved
Katy Perry Gets Her High Heel Stuck in a Vent at the Met Gala: 'Oh No!'
Karlie Kloss and Bella Hadid looked on as Perry got some help escaping a fashion emergency at Monday night's Met Gala

More Katy Perry

Katy Perry Jokes About the Fit of Her Met Gala Dress: 'Don't Ask Me How I'm Going to the Restroom'
True to form, the pop superstar made a bold style statement on the Met Gala red carpet
Katy Perry Falls Out of Her Chair on American Idol While Dressed as the Little Mermaid – Watch
American Idol judge Katy Perry took a tumble on Sunday night while dressed as Ariel from The Little Mermaid in honor of the reality singing competition show's annual Disney night
Katy Perry Won't Wear Another 'Kooky' Look to the 2022 Met Gala: 'Going to Play a Whole Different Card'

On Friday, the "When I'm Gone" singer revealed she'll be taking a different approach from her previous outfits for the 2022 Met Gala