Katy Perry turns 33: A look at her journey, from gospel singer to most followed person on Twitter

FP Staff

Oct,25 2017 21:39 54 IST

1/5 When she was a teenager, Katy Perry began her singing career as a gospel singer. Image from Facebook/@katyperry

When she was a teenager, Katy Perry began her singing career as a gospel singer. Image from Facebook/@katyperry

2/5 It was her second album, which had songs like 'I Kissed a Girl' and 'Hot n Cold' which shot her to success. Image from Facebook/@katyperry

It was her second album, which had songs like 'I Kissed a Girl' and 'Hot n Cold' which shot her to success. Image from Facebook/@katyperry

3/5 Over the course of her career, she has earned five AMAs. Image from Facebook/@katyperry

Over the course of her career, she has earned five AMAs. Image from Facebook/@katyperry

4/5 She is the most followed person on Twitter, and was the first person to gain 100 million followers on the social media network. Image from Facebook/@katyperry

She is the most followed person on Twitter, and was the first person to gain 100 million followers on the social media network. Image from Facebook/@katyperry

5/5 She has reportedly sold 100 million records globally and as of 2016, her net worth was $125 million. Image from Facebook/@katyperry

She has reportedly sold 100 million records globally and as of 2016, her net worth was $125 million. Image from Facebook/@katyperry