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Katy Perry Earns Record 3rd Diamond Song Award

Katy Perry Earns Record 3rd Diamond Song Award

Katy Perry is celebrating her record-setting third Diamond song award.  The Recording Industry Association of America reports that the pop star has earned the certificate as “Roar” has sold or streamed ten-million times in the U.S.  Following previously Diamond-certified songs “Dark Horse” and “Firework,” Perry become the first artist in RIAA Gold and Platinum program…

Katy Perry Demo Of Britney Spears’ ‘Passenger’ Leaks Online

Katy Perry Demo Of Britney Spears' 'Passenger' Leaks Online

Katy Perry is promoting songs off her recently released album “Witness,” but another tune featuring her voice just leaked online.  Perry’s demo version of Britney Spears’ “Passenger” is online, giving fans a taste of what the tune would have sounded like performed by a different pop star. The song was produced by Diplo and co-written…

Katy Perry’s ‘Witness’ World Wide Livestream Viewed By Nearly 50M

Katy Perry's 'Witness' World Wide Livestream Viewed By Nearly 50M

The numbers are in and there is no question that Katy Perry’s “Witness” World Wide livestream event was a huge success.  The 96-hour YouTube event featured celebrity guests, music and political discussions and was viewed by over 49 million people in over 190 countries.  Perry is no stranger to YouTube, having amassed over 24 million…

Katy Perry Announces ‘American Idol’ Reboot Audition Dates

Katy Perry Announces 'American Idol' Reboot Audition Dates

The rebooted “American Idol” audition caravan is ready to hit the road and new judge Katy Perry is serving up all the important information. Close to the end of her weekend-long Witness World Wide live stream, the pop star announced yesterday morning the dates and cities for the live auditions. Wannabe pop stars will be…

Katy Perry Ends Marathon YouTube Stream With L.A. Concert

Katy Perry Ends Marathon YouTube Stream With L.A. Concert

Katy Perry’s marathon weekend-long YouTube stream is over and she celebrated with an intimate Los Angeles concert. Immediately after wrapping the promotional event touting the release of her album “Witness,” the pop star performed a 45-minute show at a nearby high school for about one-thousand fans and contest winners. Before leaving the stage, Perry turned…

Katy Perry Apologizes To Longtime Rival Taylor Swift

Katy Perry Apologizes To Longtime Rival Taylor Swift

Katy Perry is ready to put the past behind her by apologizing to her longtime rival Taylor Swift.  During an online interview over the weekend, Perry said, “I am ready to let go,” adding, “I forgive her and I’m sorry for anything I ever did, and I hope the same from her.”  Perry continued, saying,…

Katy Perry Pays Tribute To Manchester Bombing Victims

Katy Perry Pays Tribute To Manchester Bombing Victims

Katy Perry is the latest musician to pay tribute to the Manchester bombing victims.  During her intimate London concert last night, the “Chained To the Rhythm” singer told the audience of about 200 that “whatever you can do to help, you should…”  Referring to terrorists, Perry told her fans that they should “not let them…

Katy Perry’s Pay Day Revealed

Katy Perry's Pay Day Revealed

Pop star Katy Perry is going to make some serious cash for her new job as a judge on the upcoming American Idol, reboot.  TMZ claims the singer will earn 25-million dollars for her work on the reality singing show.  The site says a source close to the negotiations revealed, “Katy had all the leverage….

Katy Perry Dissing Taylor Swift?

Katy Perry Dissing Taylor Swift?

Social media is buzzing about Katy Perry’s new song “Swish Swish.”  Rumor has it the song is a diss on Taylor Swift.  Fans of both pop stars are analyzing the lyrics, which include “Your game is tired.  You should retire. You’re ’bout cute as an old coupon expired.”  The song will be on Perry’s upcoming…

Katy Perry Officially Joins ‘American Idol’ As Judge

Katy Perry Officially Joins 'American Idol' As Judge

Katy Perry is officially named as the first judge for the ‘American Idol’ reboot.  An ABC executive said yesterday that Perry’s signing was consistent with the network’s philosophy that, “What you can’t do is come back as bargain-basement Idol.”  He went on to say that the network is going to make sure “the talent is…

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