1. Everything she does is sexual
2. She is a truth teller
“Any artist who says they don’t Google their name is a big fat liar,”
3. She understands the importance of spectacle.
4. She knows how to bust a move.
5. She has and wears a pizza onesie
6. She is a relationship role model
7. She never forgets her roots.
8. She embraces her imperfections
9. She filmed her documentary when she was going through a divorce. She let the fans in to the hardest time of her life.
10. Her friendship with RiRi is weird and wonderful
11. She’s been the only artist since Michael Jackson to have 5 number 1 hits from the same album
12. She has written songs for Selena Gomez, Ashley Tisdale and Kelly Clarkson.
13. Whenever she meets TV host and hunk Mario Lopez, she sticks her finger in his irresistible dimples.
14. She likes to shoot things out of her breasts.
15. She actually eats.
16. She believes it’s okay to not be okay.
17. She loves being a total goof.
18. Girl can hold her liquor. Perry has said she can drink eight beers and feel fine the next day.
19. She was dropped by her labels several times in the beginning of her career.
20. She can throw shade like a queen. Perry once described herself as “a fatter version of Amy Winehouse and the skinnier version of Lily Allen.” Allen was not impressed, and threatened to post Perry’s personal phone number.
21. She doesn’t take herself too seriously
22. She gives great advice
23. There isn’t a hair color that she hasn’t rocked
24. The leader of the free world is a fan. “We have just one of my favorite people performing tonight — Katy Perry,” Barack Obama said. “We are so grateful to her. I love Katy Perry.”
25. and future leaders of the free world
26. Katy has always had a quirky style ever since she introduced herself to us with her hit “I Kissed a Girl.” You’ll understand why when you learn that two of her biggest influences have been Freddy Mercury and Alanis Morrissette.
27. In 2010 The Guinness World Book of Records recognized her as the “Best Start on the US Digital Chart by a Female Artist,” for having her first two singles sell over two million digital copies.
28. She has her own Barbie
30. She dances to the beat of her own drummer