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Katy Perry – Birthday

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Birthday” is the fourth single released by American singer Katy Perry for her fourth studio album, Prism.

It was written by Perry, Bonnie McKee and producers Dr. Luke, Max Martin, and Cirkut.

Critics, as well as Perry herself, have compared the track to Prince and Mariah Carey on her debut album.

Through double entendres in the lyrics of “Birthday”, Perry makes sexual references while celebrating a partner’s birthday. The song was sent by Capitol to mainstream and rhythmic radios on April 21, 2014 as the fourth single from Prism.

Upon release, “Birthday” received generally positive reviews from music critics, who praised the song’s melody but occasionally criticized the sexual references. Following the release of Prism, “Birthday” entered the single charts of South Korea and France. After being released as an official single, it reached the top 50 on Australia, Canada and Netherlands’ single charts, while peaking at number 37 on the US Billboard Hot 100.

A music video for the track was released on April 24, 2014. Primarily recorded with hidden cameras, it features Perry disguised as five different characters in birthday parties and other celebrations. It received mixed reviews from critics.

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Katy Perry – Wide Awake Music Video

Wide Awake” is the second music video and single by American recording artist Katy Perry. It is from Perry’s re-release of her third studio album, Teenage Dream: The Complete Confection.

An accompanying music video, directed by Tony T. Datis, was premiered on June 18, 2012. A trailer, directed by Lance Drake, was released on June 12, 2012. It features a fairy tale-plot, where a young girl looks through a story book that features the previous Teenage Dream era singles, each one as a chapter in the book, along with teasers about the fairy tale elements of the official video, which serves as the eighth and final chapter of the book.

The music video premiered on Katy Perry’s official YouTube VEVO channel in mid-late June 2012.

The song was written by Katy Perry, Bonnie McKee, Dr. Luke, Max Martin, Henry Walter, and was produced by Dr. Luke and Cirkut.

Perry performed “Wide Awake” at the 2012 MuchMusic Video Awards and at the 2012 Billboard Music Awards, where it featured Perry floating over the stage with a white ribbon. The song was specifically written for Perry’s film Katy Perry: Part of Me, which plays during the end credits and from That’s Our Joe from the episode “Love Affair”.

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Katy Perry – Wide Awake

Wide Awake” is the second single by American recording artist Katy Perry. It is from Perry’s re-release of her third studio album, Teenage Dream: The Complete Confection.

The viral lyric video premiered on Katy Perry’s official YouTube VEVO channel in late May 2012.

The song was written by Katy Perry, Bonnie McKee, Dr. Luke, Max Martin, Henry Walter, and was produced by Dr. Luke and Cirkut.

The song was specifically written for Perry’s film Katy Perry: Part of Me, which plays during the end credits and from That’s Our Joe from the episode “Love Affair”.

A power ballad, “Wide Awake” utilizes electronic music and dance-pop within its composition, and is lyrically reminiscent of the reality of a break up and moving past it. “Wide Awake” became her tenth consecutive number-one single on the Billboard Hot Dance Club Songs chart and her ninth number-one single on the Billboard Mainstream Top 40 (Pop Songs) chart tied with Rihanna as artists with most number one on chart and has charted at number two on the Billboard Hot 100, becoming Perry’s eleventh top-ten hit single in the United States, following all seven of the previous singles from Teenage Dream and three out of four singles from her debut album One of the Boys.

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Katy Perry – Part Of Me Music Video

Part Of Me” is the first music video and single by American recording artist Katy Perry. It is from Perry’s re-release of her third studio album, Teenage Dream: The Complete Confection.

The music video premiered on Katy Perry’s official YouTube VEVO channel in mid-late March 2012.

The song was written by Katy Perry, Dr. Luke, Bonnie Mckee, and Max Martin.

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Katy Perry – Part Of Me

Part Of Me” is the first single by American recording artist Katy Perry. It is from Perry’s re-release of her third studio album, Teenage Dream: The Complete Confection.

The song was written by Katy Perry, Dr. Luke, Bonnie Mckee, and Max Martin.

According to MTV.com the song is rumored to be a leftover cut from her Teenage Dream recording sessions. However, fans have speculated that the track may be included in a yet-to-be-confirmed re-release of the Grammy-nominated LP.”

On February 9, 2012 it was confirmed that the song would serve as the first single off the re-package of the album entitled Teenage Dream: The Complete Confection.

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Katy Perry feat. Missy Elliott – Last Friday Night (T.G.I.F.) (Remix)

Last Friday Night (T.G.I.F.)” is a song and remix by American recording artist Katy Perry. It is the fifth single from Perry’s third studio album, Teenage Dream by Capitol.

A remix featuring Missy Elliott was released to US radio stations and digital retailers in August 2011.

The song was written by Perry, Dr. Luke, Max Martin and Bonnie McKee, and was produced by Dr. Luke and Max Martin.

The song became Katy Perry’s sixth number-one single on the Billboard Hot 100 chart, and her fifth consecutive number-one single. Perry became the first woman in the 53-year history of Billboard to take five singles from the same album to number one on the Hot 100, equaling the record established by Michael Jackson 23 years earlier.

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Katy Perry – Last Friday Night (T.G.I.F.) Music Video

Last Friday Night (T.G.I.F.)” is a song and music video by American recording artist Katy Perry. The song was written by Perry, Dr. Luke, Max Martin and Bonnie McKee, and was produced by Dr. Luke and Max Martin. It is the fifth single from Perry’s third studio album, Teenage Dream by Capitol.

The 8 minute clip recalls a crazy house party, the night before, as Terry wakes up to the messy aftermath. Kenny G, Rebecca Black, Corey Feldman and Debbie Gibson all make cameos. It premiered in mid June 2011 on Katy Perry’s official YouTube VEVO channel.

The music video for “Last Friday Night (T.G.I.F.)” was filmed in May 2011. It was directed by Marc Klasfeld. It was co-directed by Danny Lockwood.

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Katy Perry – Last Friday Night (T.G.I.F.)

Last Friday Night (T.G.I.F.)” is a song and music video by American recording artist Katy Perry. It is the fifth single from Perry’s third studio album, Teenage Dream by Capitol.

The song was written by Perry, Dr. Luke, Max Martin and Bonnie McKee, and was produced by Dr. Luke and Max Martin.

“Last Friday Night (T.G.I.F.)” has already peaked at number sixty-three on the Billboard Hot 100 and number forty-nine on theCanadian Hot 100 because of digital sales.