Katy Perry Biography and Origins
Born on October 25th, 1984 in Santa Barbara, California, Katy Perry was a Christian rock artist before she took the pop world by storm. Despite the controversial lyrics in songs like "Ur So Gay" and "I Kissed a Girl," Perry made it quickly to the top of the charts. But it was her Grammy-nominated second album "Teenage Dream" that generated several number-one singles, making her a pop culture staple on radio and television airwaves. In this video, WatchMojo.com takes a look at the musical origins of American pop star, Katy Perry.