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' she was totally taken in," said a source to back in July 2011.
From her long-term relationship with Travie Mc Coy to her recent time spent with John Mayer to her latest rumored beau, we compiled a timeline of Perry's high-profile (reported) former relationships, and matched a few of them to her music.Perry signed with Red Hill Records and released her debut studio album Katy Hudson under her birth name in 2001, which was commercially unsuccessful.She moved to Los Angeles the following year to venture into secular music after Red Hill ceased operations and she subsequently began working with producers Glen Ballard, Dr. After adopting the stage name Katy Perry and being dropped by The Island Def Jam Music Group and Columbia Records, she signed a recording contract with Capitol Records in April 2007. F.)" as well as the number-three single "The One That Got Away".Growing up, she attended religious schools and camps, including Paradise Valley Christian School in Arizona and Santa Barbara Christian School in California during her elementary years.Following her sister Angela, Perry began singing by practicing with her sister's cassette tapes.Tragically, Lewis died in September 2012 after the 28-year-old fell from a rooftop; his untimely passing reportedly left Perry "devastated." Lewis partially inspired "The One That Got Away," the somber single from "Teenage Dream." (Rumored to date in summer 2013) During one of Perry's off-again periods with John Mayer, rumors flew that she was dating "Twilight" star Robert Pattinson, although they mostly proved to be unfounded.
The pair took in a Bjork concert together last June, but the following month, Perry confirmed that she had cleared the air with Pattinson's ex, Kristen Stewart, by texting her to tell her that her relationship with Pattinson was platonic.
Her estimated net worth as of 2016 is $125 million.
She is one of the best-selling musical artists of all time, having sold 100 million records globally throughout her career.
She became the first artist with multiple videos to reach one billion views on Vevo with the videos for its songs "Roar" and "Dark Horse".
Perry has received many awards, including four Guinness World Records, a Brit Award, and a Juno Award, and been included in the Forbes list of "Top-Earning Women In Music" (2011–2016).
In March 2012, she re-issued the album as Teenage Dream: The Complete Confection, which produced the songs "Part of Me" and "Wide Awake".