Katy Perry – From Humble Christian Girl to Wealthy Star
Full name: Katheryn Elizabeth Hudson
Net worth: $130 million
Occupation: Singer, Actress, Songwriter, Businessperson,
Marital status: Divorced
Personal Life Of Katy Perry
Katy Perry Net Worth is estimated to about $130 million, and it is growing.
Katheryn Elizabeth Hudson, better known as Katy Perry, was born in October 25, 1984 in Santa Barbara, California, and from the start she seemed like she knew she is going to be a star.
She was raised up in a Christian home, where was only played Christian music, and lived a humble life, where her family had to use food stamps and eat from the food bank that was in her parents’ church. Katy only listened to pop music on CDs from her friends which she sneaked into the home. She sang in the local church, and for her thirteenth birthday, she got a guitar and performed for the first time.
In the October 23, 2010 she married Russell Brand, but two years later the marriage ended up in divorce. The main reason, as she said, was Russell’s wish to have children before Katy was ready for that kind of commitment.
After he sent her a message that he’s divorcing her, Katy never spoke to Russell again. In the documentary BRAND: A Second Coming, she revealed that she contemplated suicide. After the divorce in 2012, she started a relationship with musician John Mayer.
Professional Life Of Katy Perry
She started her professional career pretty rough, since the first self-titled gospel album was unsuccessful in 2001. After that, she released single in 2007, through the internet, called “Ur So Gay”, but it didn’t make any change to her fame status. Second single in 2008, called “I Kissed a Girl” was a real hit and it got to the top charts all over the globe.
In the same year she also released an album “One of the Boy” which made a breakthrough and made her famous and rich. Katy Perry net worth has grown quickly since both “I Kissed a Girl” and “Hot n Cold” made to the worldwide top lists and received multi-platinum certifications.
Second album “Teenage Dream” was released in 2010, and it made a huge success. The fact is that only Katy Parry and Michael Jackson in the history of the music made a five No.1 single from the same album. Just in the year 2012 she earned $45 million from album sales, tours and endorsements. She continued to slave music charts in 2013 with her album “Prism” which had songs like “Roar” and “Dark Horse”.
Aside with Katy’s music career, she lent voice for a role of Smurfette in The Smurfs 2, and also appeared in famous series “How I Met Your Mother”.
Properties Of Katy Perry
Katy Perry has quite amount of properties in her possession. One of the biggest and most beautiful was her Hollywood Hills Home, in Los Angeles. She sold it for $6,925,000. This palace was built in 1920s by C.F.DeWitt; it has 8,835 square feet, with seven bedrooms, 11 bathrooms, two fireplaces and also a library, and a living room.
All that vintage style gives this mansion really beautiful touch. Beside the house, she has a few babies on wheels, and one of them is her Pink Smart car with Katy Parry’s name on it. There is also Audi A5 which she bought in 2009.
She supports many charities and nonprofit organization such as “Red Cross” and “United Service Organization”. Perry supports “Generosity Water” as well; it is an organization devoted to the end of the water crisis in developing countries.
Katy also created a fragrance called “Killer Queen“, released in 2013, which follows her previous two fragrances, released in 2010 and 2011, called “Purr” and “Meow!”
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Katy Perry Body Statistics
Height: 5 ft 8 in (1, 73 m)
Weight: 130 (59 kg)
Measurements: 36-24-35 (91, 5-61-89 cm)
Bra size: 34D
Dress Size: 6
Shoe Size: 8
Hair Color: Black
Eye Color: Blue
After divorce from Russell Brand, Katy Perry Net Worth does not stop to grow, and if it’s following her popularity it will get even bigger. It is nice to hear that some of it is helping people around the world, since Katy is well known as charity supporter. Well done Perry!