Katy Perry is an American recording artist, singer, businesswoman, philanthropist, and actress. She went on to a music career in Gospel music. She released her studio album “Katy Hudson” in 2001. Later she recorded a collaborative album with The Matrix soundtrack. In April 2007, she signed a recording contract with Capitol Records. She released her second album “One of the Boys”, which included her successful single hit, “I Kissed A Girl”. Her third album “Teenage Dream” included her hits, “California Gurls”, and “Teenage Dream” to the Billboards hot 100 chart topping singles. Teenage Dream became the first album recorded by a female artist in history to include 5 number one single hits. “Prism” her fourth album was released in 2013 included the number one singles, “Roar”, and “Dark Horse”. She received many awards, and nominations, including eleven Grammy nominations. She released her autobiographical documentary film, “Katy Perry: Part of Me”. She holds the record for most 5x platinum singles in the U.S. as of late February 2014.