A high profile music video featuring Darren Criss, Kenny G, Corey Feldman, Debbie Gibson, and more, as well as a remix with Missy Elliott helped give the song a big push in getting it to 1 on the Billboard Hot 100. The accompanying pop art music video was directed by New Zealand's Joel Kefali, best known for his work with Lorde. It reached 1 across the mainstream pop, adult pop, and adult contemporary radio charts as well as topping the dance chart. Las Vegas headliners Penn and Teller also appear in the video. The song received critical acclaim for its production and Katy Perry's vocal performance.
The Glee version of the song was also a top 10 pop hit. This time it was trap and again she scored with a massive pop hit. Katy Perry considers the song one of her favorites due to the inspirational message in the lyrics. The heavily stylized music video was directed by Floria Sigismondi. Feminist author Naomi Wolf denounced the clip as military propaganda. An open casting call for the video drew 38,000 applicants. Katy Perry is the first artist to match feat of five 1 pop hit singles from a single album.
Katy Perry's song about falling in love with a foreigner was her most unusual and adventurous single to date. It followed nine consecutive top 3 charting hits and only climbed to 14. A lush tropical-themed music video accompanied the song and was filmed at the Los Angeles County Arboretum and Botanic Garden. The song was initially recorded under Katy Perry's ill-fated contract with Columbia Records, and she took it along in her move to Capitol. The accompanying music video includes Katy Perry made up as an elderly woman reminiscing about the past. .
Katy Perry says she was inspired to write the song after an experience running naked with her friends through a park. It broke into the top 40 on the dance and alternative songs charts as well. It earned her third Grammy Award nomination for Best Female Pop Vocal. Katy Perry's sound turned more serious and wistful on this sixth single from Teenage Dream. Katy Perry's love interest is portrayed by actor Joel David Moore. It took only three weeks to reach 1 and earned Katy Perry her best single sales week selling over 557,000 copies in its first full week of release.
The elaborate music video was directed by Matthew Cullen. It took only five weeks to hit 1 on the Hot 100 making the ninth album to generate four 1 pop hit singles. She was accused of racism and cultural appropriation. She claims she only had two days remaining of studio time to put together the final recording with producer. She didn't do anything with the idea for a year and a half.
It also broke into the top 10 of the adult contemporary chart. It went to 1 on pop charts in many other countries around the world. The power pop arrangement garnered strong critical acclaim and became Katy Perry's third 1 pop smash. She capped her rise to stardom with headlining the 2015 Super Bowl Halftime Show. The primary inspirations for the music video were director John Hughes and his film Sixteen Candles.
He first accomplished the feat with the album Bad. It references both Radiohead and the relationship of June Carter and Johnny Cash. It is influenced by the dance music genre dubstep. It went to 1 on the dance chart. Mexican actor Diego Luna portrays Katy Perry's love interest in the music video.
These are the 15 top singles of Katy Perry's career. It was co-written by pop music songwriting legend Desmond Child. The 1 charting feat made Katy Perry the first woman to have five 1 singles from one album and tied Michael Jackson among solo artists. The accompanying cinematic style music video filmed by director Joseph Kahn received strong praise. It earned a Grammy Award nomination for Best Pop Collaboration with Vocals.