Meet the famous singer Katy Perry as a wax figure. ‘Kiss a girl’ at Madame Tussauds Berlin.
More about the multi-faceted singer
- Katy Perry was born on October 25 1984 in Santa Barbara, California, as Katheryn Elizabeth Hudson and is an American singer and songwriter. With more than 126 million sold albums and over 72 million digitally sold singles, she is one of the most successful musicians in the world. As the daughter of a pastor, Katy was exclusively allowed to listen to gospel music at home. The young singer also made her first musical experiences in the local gospel choir. After the love of music once awoke, Katy quickly discovered the band Queen. She was particularly enthusiastic about the voice of the lead singer Freddie Mercury. The music of the band had a strong influence on Katy Perry's musical development. To honor the band, she named her perfume "Killer Queen" after the band's hit single in 2013.
- Katy Perry achieved her international breakthrough with the two singles ‘I Kissed A Girl’ and ‘Hot n Cold’ from her album ‘One of the Boys’ in 2008. Both singles have also been on the first position of the German charts. Katy Perry has sold over 81 million singles and 11 million albums worldwide so far. She has won numerous awards including the MTV Europe Music Award as the best female artist, the BRIT Awards in the category ‘International Female Solo Artist’, as well as the People's Choice Award in various categories. In addition, the singer moderated the ‘MTV Europe Music Awards’ twice – no artist was able to achieve this double honor before. In 2015, Katy Perry got the third place in the Forbes list of ‘best paid stars worldwide’. Privately the Pop Diva was already liaised with several stars and starlets. This includes not only the musicians Justin York, Matt Thiessen and Travie McCoy, but also the actors Johnny Lewis and Russell Brand, with whom Katy Perry had a two-year marriage. After a two-year relationship with singer John Mayer, she had been in a relationship with Hollywood actor Orlando Bloom for one year.
- Nowadays, we know Katy Perry as a world star that regularly hits the charts with songs like ‘I kissed a girl’. But did you know that the singer is wearing a jesus tattoo on her wrist and that Katy's natural hair color is blond? At Madame Tussauds Berlin you can get closer to the singer than ever before, meet her wax figure and shoot unforgettable selfies.