Today we are going to discuss about one of the greatest song of Katy Perry from the album ” Teenage Dream” which is called California Gurls. Now lets focus on some of the detail information about the song.
It is a song by American singer called Katy Perry, this song was from her third Studio album which was released in 2010 called ” Teenage Dream”. It features American rapper called Snoop Dogg. Both of these artists wrote this song with the Bonnie Mckee and its producers were Dr. Live and Max Martin, with some of the additional production from Benny Blanco . According to Katy, this song is an answer to the song ” Empire State of My Mind” which was released in 2009 and produced by Jay Z and Alicia Keys. California Gurls is a Funk and disco pop music with influences of new electro pop and wave. Some of its lyrics are in order to the state of California, in which both Snoop Dogg and Perry where they born and raised.
This song gained positive reviews from the music critics with the majority of listeners it became summer anthem as well as complementing its beats and production. This song was originally intended to be sent to mainstream rhythmic airplay on 25th May 2010. The song debuted on May 7, 2010 from the album ” Teenage Dream” which was lick on the internet . The song was a world wild hit and it picking at the number one position on the Billboard hot 100 for more than 6 consecutive weeks. It gave her second US number one single and Snoop doggs third number one single. It reached number 1 position over 10 countries such as Canada, Australia, New Zealand, Ireland and the United Kingdom.
Music video of this song was released on June 15, 2010 and it feature perry and her dancers as pieces of a board game, it was set in the fictional candifornia . Music video of the song was inspired by the artist Will Cotton according to Katy Perry.
So let’s focus on some of the background information about this song. In an Interview with head quarters, at the time Chris Anokute told that while traveling perry text him and said that “she did not think the album was finished and she needed one more song.” She told that she wanted to write the song about California Gurls. In the Photoshoot of Rolling Stone magazine on April 2010, she revealed details about this song, it is a response to Jay Z’s song called Empire State of Mind.
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