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Watch: 3-Month-Old Baby Hears Lion’s Roar (in a Book) for the First Time, World Melts

Peggy Truong | August 14, 2014 - 5:37 pm

There’s nothing cuter than watching a baby experience something for the first time.

Which is why this video will probably be the 19 best seconds of your day.

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WATCH: Katy Perry Was This Lucky Grammy Nominee’s Personal Stylist

Andrea Simpson | January 27, 2014 - 2:30 pm

Not only was Katy Perry on double duty Grammy night as a nominee and performer, but you can also add stylist to that impressively long list.

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Katy Perry Reveals ‘Prism’ Cover Art

Cory Lopez | September 6, 2013 - 9:16 am

Katy Perry’s Prism album cover is here.

A day after debuting her new campy video for the chart-topping single “Roar,” the singer stopped by ABC’s Good Morning America to unveil the album artwork for her anticipated record Prism.

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Katy Perry Brings Camp To The Jungle In Official ‘Roar’ Music Video

Alana Altmann | September 5, 2013 - 4:38 pm

Katy Perry released her official music video for ‘Roar,’ the hit first single off her forthcoming album, Prism, on Thursday.

It’s campy. It’s silly. It’s Katy Perry. And there’s a whole lot going on here.

It all starts with a timid Katy emerging from a plane wreck in the middle of… More »


‘Blurred Lines’ Is Now Officially Over

| September 5, 2013 - 9:02 am

After dominating the Billboard Hot 100 for 12-consecutive weeks, Robin Thicke’s “Blurred Lines” moved down from number one to two Wednesday on the magazine’s highly competitive chart. The new champion (or eye of the tiger, as she would sing it): Katy Perry’sRoar,” which somehow marks her eighth number-one hit to date. (To put it… More »


A Celebration of Katy Perry’s Best ‘Roar’ Fashion

Peggy Truong | September 2, 2013 - 5:00 pm

From her blue satin coat to her customized grills and golden microphone, Katy Perry has been rocking all sorts of amazing fashion, all in the name of “Roar.”

The single, the first off Prism, has been making plenty of noise on the Billboard Hot 100 chart, placing second for two weeks (behind RobinMore »



Katy Perry’s ‘Roar’ Music Video Will Feature Something Called Junglescope

Alana Altmann | August 30, 2013 - 5:30 pm

Ready for a fun announcement?”

That’s what chart topping singer Katy Perry tweeted to her 41 million plus followers on Friday. And then came the big reveal: The “Roar “music video is coming to you in Junglescope September 5th!

There’s a nifty poster, too.

Also, what’s Junglescope? … More »


Katy Perry Is The Queen Of The Jungle In ‘Roar’ Music Video Teaser

Alana Altmann | August 26, 2013 - 2:30 pm

Katy Perry is all about the sexy Tarzan look in a just-released teaser for her upcoming “Roar” music video.

Before stepping into the boxing ring to perform at last night’s MTV Video Music Awards, the pop star unleashed the sneak peek clip, which features her swinging on a vine through the jungle surrounded… More »


John Mayer is a Huge Fan of Girlfriend Katy Perry’s ‘Roar’

Peggy Truong | August 15, 2013 - 9:00 am

To no one’s surprise, John Mayer recently told Billboard that he’s a fan of “Roar,” the new single from girlfriend Katy Perry.

In fact, Mayer was a fan of the song before it reached the masses (and probably well before it leaked last weekend).

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Listen: Lady Gaga’s Leaked Duet With Cher

Gabrielle Chung | August 13, 2013 - 2:26 pm

Lady Gaga is losing the war against hackers.

Just a day after she was forced to prematurely release “Applause” due to leaks of her ARTPOP single surfacing online, the songstress’ super hush-hush duet with legendary singer Cher has been unearthed.

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Katy Perry Celebrates ‘Roar’ Release With Rihanna

Cory Lopez | August 13, 2013 - 9:30 am

After a day promoting the release of “Roar,” Katy Perry was ready to raise a glass. And she knew just who to do so with — her longtime BFF, Rihanna.

The pair were reunited — having not been spotted together since the 2012 MTV Music Awards — to celebrate Perry’s first single off… More »


Listen To John Mayer And Katy Perry’s Duet, ‘Who You Love’

Alana Altmann | August 12, 2013 - 6:25 pm

John Mayer and Katy Perry are more than just boyfriend and girlfriend — they’re musical collaborators.

The on again, off again lovebirds’ new duet, “Who You Love,” made its way onto the Internet on Monday. The soft ballad is a little bit country and little bit rock ‘n roll and, well, a little… More »



The Great Debate: Lady Gaga’s ‘Applause’ vs. Katy Perry’s ‘Roar’

| August 12, 2013 - 4:00 pm

I should preface this post by saying I know very little about music; my favorite CD is “Falling Into You,” and my iCloud account features everything from Blu Cantrell’s classic “Hit ‘Em Up Style” to “My Neck My Back.” (Whatever, it was college.) Even worse, I don’t particularly like Lady Gaga or Katy Perry. “Alejandro” More »


Lady Gaga to Katy Perry: Let’s ‘F**k Up Some Hackers’ After ‘Roar’ Leak

Peggy Truong | August 11, 2013 - 12:30 pm

Dearest song hackers, Lady Gaga has a few words for you.

Following the leak of a snippet of “Applause,” Gaga’s first single from her highly anticipated ARTPOP, and hours after Katy Perry’s “Roar” hit the internet earlier than planned, Mother Monster took to Twitter to slam those responsible.

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LISTEN: Katy Perry’s ‘Roar’ Has Leaked

Peggy Truong | August 10, 2013 - 12:50 pm

We’re not sure who’s in trouble here, but we’re certainly glad to stumble upon this leaked version of Katy Perry’s highly anticipated single “Roar,” the first track off Prism.

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Hear A Longer Snippet Of ‘Roar’ In Katy Perry’s Latest Teaser

Alana Altmann | August 9, 2013 - 1:32 pm

Want a taste of Katy Perry’s new song, “Roar”?

Well, you’re in luck. The latest teaser for her upcoming single features a nice little chunk of the tune. Katy has unveiled four videos leading up to the track’s August 12th release, and today’s debut gives fans the longest listen of the song so… More »


Katy Perry Reveals Fierce New ‘Roar’ Cover Art

Alana Altmann | August 8, 2013 - 10:00 pm

Katy Perry looks ready “Roar” in the just-released cover art for her upcoming single.

Surrounded by a neon animal print border, the 28-year-old singer shows off a tiger-emblazoned satin jacket for the stylized shot. We’re getting more ’80s hair band and less modern pop star from this wild art, no? … More »


Katy Perry’s Third ‘Roar’ Teaser Features A Kitty Cat Gone Bad

Alana Altmann | August 7, 2013 - 2:00 pm

Katy Perry just released the third teaser for her upcoming single, “Roar,” and this one is absolutely purr-fect. (Sorry.)

She’s already burned her blue “California Gurls” wig and laid her old persona to rest, but now Katy’s taking it to the next level proving she’s no longer a fluffy little kitten, she’s a… More »



Katy Perry Mourns A Candy-Coated Casket In Second ‘Roar’ Teaser

Alana Altmann | August 5, 2013 - 4:30 pm

First she’s burning wigs, now she’s attending funerals! What’s our favorite “California Gurl” trying to tell us this time?

Katy Perry just released a second teaser for her upcoming single, “Roar,” and this one is even more twisted than the last.

On Friday the songstress unveiled an intriguing video where she… More »


Katy Perry Is So Over Her Blue Wig In New ‘Roar’ Teaser

Alana Altmann | August 2, 2013 - 5:00 pm

Are Katy Perrys days of blue wigs, candy-coated dreamworlds and bubblegum pop music over?

Well, we can definitely rule the wigs out.

Perry just revealed a very interesting teaser for the reported first single off her upcoming album, PRISM. Get ready to be intrigued.

In the clip, Katy emerges… More »