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Katy Perry Emerges the
Victor in 'Dark Horse' Suit
Mar 11, 2022 9:00 AM CST
Katy Perry Emerges the Victor in 'Dark Horse' Suit
Songwriters are off the hook as court upholds decision to vacate copyright infringement ruling
Katy Perry and her co-writers of "Dark Horse" can breathe a sigh of relief. A federal appeals court ruled 3-0 on Thursday that Christian rapper Flame—initially awarded $2.8 million in damages for copyright infringement—failed to prove anything "original" was copied from his 2009 song...
Katy Perry, Orlando Bloom Have
a New Baby—and a Message
Aug 27, 2020 6:27 AM CDT
Katy Perry, Orlando Bloom Have a New Baby—and a Message
Couple has welcomed Daisy Dove Bloom, and they'd like everyone to donate to UNICEF
- Katy Perry and Orlando Bloom are now the proud parents of a baby girl, and along with news of the arrival of little Daisy Dove Bloom, the couple shared a deeper message. The
New York Post
reports that Perry and Bloom, both goodwill ambassadors for UNICEF, revealed their big news...
More Big Names Support Ellen
Aug 4, 2020 12:08 PM CDT
More Big Names Support Ellen
Katy Perry, DJ Samantha Ronson have kind words for talk show host
- Katy Perry has joined celebrity manager Scooter Braun in defending Ellen DeGeneres amid allegations of a toxic atmosphere at her talk show. "I know I can't speak for anyone else's experience besides my own but I want to acknowledge that I have only ever had positive takeaways...
Katy Perry Reveals
Baby's Gender, on
Orlando Bloom's Face
Apr 4, 2020 8:00 AM CDT
Katy Perry Reveals Baby's Gender, on Orlando Bloom's Face
Singer, 'American Idol' judge says she's having a girl
- A month ago, Katy Perry dropped the major news that she's pregnant with her first child. Now, an update: It's a girl. The 35-year-old singer made what
calls "a very messy reveal" Friday on Instagram, along with a photo of her 43-year-old fiance, Orlando Bloom, his...
Mar 5, 2020 6:11 AM CST
Katy Perry Drops New Video—and Big News
Singer is expecting first child with fiance Orlando Bloom
- Katy Perry has been keeping busy with more than recording songs and judging
. The 35-year-old singer just released "Never Worn White," her new music video, which
calls a "love song" to her fiance, 43-year-old Orlando Bloom. At the end of the video—which...
to Lady Gaga
About Katy Perry
Just Cost Her
Feb 7, 2020 8:47 AM CST
Kesha's Text to Lady Gaga About Katy Perry Just Cost Her
Judge rules 32-year-old singer defamed music producer Dr. Luke by claiming he'd raped Perry
- A legal battle that's been raging for six years between Kesha Rose Sebert (aka singer-songwriter Kesha) and music producer Dr. Luke (full name: Lukasz Gottwald) just earned a notch for Gottwald. Kesha, now 32, had filed a 2014 lawsuit against Gottwald, accusing him of verbal abuse and sexual assault,...
'One of the
Dec 24, 2019 6:01 AM CST
Mariah Gets 'One of the Best Christmas Gifts' Ever
More than 50 stars appear in her new video for 'All I Want for Christmas Is You'
- Who could round up Ariana Grande, Snoop Dogg, Olivia Newton-John, Katy Perry, James Corden, and dozens of other stars to appear in one music video? None other than Mariah Carey herself, who on Monday posted a "festive celebration" of her holiday hit, "All I Want for Christmas Is...
Prince's Memoir Slights
Ed Sheeran, Katy Perry
Oct 29, 2019 9:25 AM CDT
Prince's Memoir Slights Ed Sheeran, Katy Perry
'It's hard to imagine anyone being disappointed'
- Prince had high hopes for his autobiography, begun three months before his April 2016 death . "Could it solve racism?" the musician is quoted as asking the writer he recruited to work with him on the project. Dan Piepenbring tells the BBC that Prince "saw the book as a...
2 People Accuse Katy Perry
of Sexual Misconduct
Aug 16, 2019 9:32 AM CDT
2 People Accuse Katy Perry of Sexual Misconduct
Male actor in one of her videos says she exposed his genitals at a party
- Two people in four days have accused Katy Perry of sexual misconduct, including the actor who starred opposite the pop star in her "Teenage Dream" music video . It was "one of the most confusing, assaulting, and belittling jobs I've ever done," Josh Kloss wrote Sunday on...
Jul 30, 2019 7:40 AM CDT
A 'Rare Takedown' Over Katy Perry Song
9-person panel decides singer's 'Dark Horse' sounds too much like Christian tune 'Joyful Noise'
- A jury's verdict that Katy Perry's 2013 hit "Dark Horse" improperly copied a 2009 Christian rap song represents a rare takedown of a pop superstar and her elite producer by a relatively unknown artist, and sets up a battle over damages that will begin Tuesday. Monday's...
Katy Perry Is
Feb 15, 2019 9:19 AM CST
Katy Perry Is Getting Married
Singer, Orlando Bloom apparently in it for 'lifetimes'
- "Full bloom," indeed. Katy Perry and Orlando Bloom are assumed to be engaged after the couple shared a photo of Perry sporting what appears to be a flower-shaped ruby and diamond ring, per
. "Full bloom," Perry captioned the Instagram photo , in which the pair is...
Under Fire for
Forcing Kiss on
Mar 14, 2018 2:16 PM CDT
Katy Perry Under Fire for Forcing Kiss on
Some are calling the move 'predatory'
- Katy Perry is in hot water for forcing a kiss on an
contestant—and not just any kiss, but his first ever. Benjamin Glaze of Oklahoma, now 20, was 19 when he auditioned for
last October and revealed to judges before starting in on his song that...
Nun Involved in
Katy Perry Lawsuit
Collapses in Court, Dies
Mar 10, 2018 2:29 PM CST
Nun Involved in Katy Perry Lawsuit Collapses in Court, Dies
Sister Catherine Rose Holzman was 89
- A nun who was involved in a lawsuit with pop star Katy Perry over the sale of a convent in Los Angeles died Friday after collapsing during a court appearance, the AP reports. Sister Catherine Rose Holzman, 89, had served the church "with dedication and love for many years,...
After Exec Tells Women to 'Step
Up,' Pink Tells Him to Step Off
Jan 30, 2018 9:00 AM CST
After Exec Tells Women to 'Step Up,' Pink Tells Him to Step Off
Singer blasts Recording Academy President Neil Portnow in open letter on Twitter
- #GrammysSoMale? That was one hashtag that popped up after Sunday night's show , in which women seemed to get short shrift during the night's proceedings. Per the AP , Lorde, the only woman nominated for album of the year, didn't perform (but males who weren't nominees did); there...
Woman Must Pay Katy Perry
for Messing With Convent Sale
Nov 18, 2017 11:46 AM CST
Woman Must Pay Katy Perry for Messing With Convent Sale
Jury finds entrepreneur Dana Hollister interfered with the sale
- A jury has found that a businesswoman must pay $5 million to singer Katy Perry and the archdiocese of Los Angeles because she intentionally interfered with the sale to Perry of a hilltop property that was once a convent, the AP reports. The jury found Friday that entrepreneur Dana Hollister...
10 of Television's
Aug 23, 2017 12:45 PM CDT
10 of Television's Highest-Paid Hosts
Talk shows, reality shows, and more
- How much does it pay to be a TV host? Whether it's a reality series, news program, talk show, or game show,
runs down the salaries of 19 of the highest-paid hosts on TV. The top 10:
The Ellen DeGeneres Show
Epic Feud Over?
to Taylor Swift
Jun 11, 2017 4:02 PM CDT
Epic Feud Over? Katy Perry Apologizes to Taylor Swift
'I'm sorry for anything I ever did'
- One of the celeb world's more entertaining feuds may be history: Katy Perry is saying nice things about Taylor Swift. Now the world must wait and see whether Swift reciprocates. In an interview with Arianna Huffington while plugging her album
, Perry offered this up: "I forgive her,...
Katy Perry: Taylor Is Trying
to 'Assassinate My Character'
Jun 9, 2017 10:16 AM CDT
Katy Perry: Taylor Is Trying to 'Assassinate My Character'
Singer addresses feud with Swift
- The Katy Perry-Taylor Swift feud is alive and well. Perry addressed it in late May on James Corden's
says the topic was "the centerpiece" of the segment), thanks in part to the fact that she just released a song, " Swish, Swish ,"...
May 30, 2017 10:47 AM CDT
Ariana Grande Announces Star-Clogged Manchester Benefit
Show to be held Sunday with Bieber, Perry, Coldplay, Pharrell, and more
- Ariana Grande is not only returning to Manchester for a charity concert in the wake of the deadly bombing that followed her last show in the city, she's bringing basically every pop star one could think of. Grande isn't waiting around, either, and announced Tuesday that the show...
Met Gala Looks
May 2, 2017 1:52 AM CDT
10 Most Eye-Popping Met Gala Looks
Rihanna declared 'queen of the ball'
- High fashion was on display once again at the Met Gala Monday night, and it was all about avant-garde this year, in tribute to honoree Rei Kawakubo, the 74-year-old Japanese creator of the Comme des Garcons label. Some of the most talked-about looks at one of the ritziest nights on...
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