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Katy Perry

Katy Perry

One of the most successful recording artists of all time, she’s sold 11 million-plus albums worldwide.

From: Santa Barbara, California, USA

Debut: ’Katy Hudson’ (2001)

Big Break: ‘I Kissed a Girl’ (2008)

EMA Nominations: Most Addictive Track/Best Female 2008, Best Video 2009, Best Female/Best Pop/Best World Stage/Best Song 2010, Best Female/Best Pop/Best North American Act/Best Song 2011, Best Female/Best Pop/Biggest Fans/Best North American Act/Best Video 2012, Best Pop 2013

EMA Performances: ‘I Kissed a Girl’/’Hot N Cold’ (2008), ‘Musical Cabaret Performance’ (2009), ‘Firework’ (2010), ‘Unconditionally’ (2013)

EMA Appearances: Host 2008, 2009; presenter 2011

Fun Fact: Her ‘Teenage Dream’ was the first album by a female artist to yield five #1 singles.

Why We Love Her: Her exuberant pop, her playful style, and her devotion to her legions of KatyCats.

Nominated for

  • Best US Act
  • Best Song
  • Best Pop
  • Best Female
  • Best Live
  • Best Look
  • Best Video

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