Related Information for Katy Perry Katy Perry (born Katheryn Elizabeth Hudson on 25 October 1984) is a singer/songwriter from Santa Barbara, California, United States Since the release of her 2007 debut single "Ur So Gay", Perry has released two albums - 2008's "One of the Boys" and 2010's "Teenage Dream" - and has had six Billboard Hot 100 #1 hit singlesUnder the name Katy Hudson, she released a self-titled gospel album in 2001, which was unsuccessful She later recorded an album wit.. read more