8 Big Pop Songs You Didn't Know Were Written by Katy Perry
Katy Perry may be one of the biggest female music stars out there, but she’s always got time to help out a pop sister.
Her 2008 album One Of The Boys saw her switch from Christian rock warbler to shiny superstar full of sassiness and spectacle, but it also opened her up to songwriting for other big names in music. And as you’ll notice from all the songs below, Perry has only showed interest in helping out her female peers so far.
Here are eight big pop tracks that you probably didn’t realize Perry helped write.
1. KELLY CLARKSON: ‘I DO NOT HOOK UP’
Katy Perry originally wrote this song for an unreleased album between her self-titled debut Katy Hudson and her breakthrough record One Of The Boys, but after she pegged it from her former label Def Jam, she decided to give this power-pop anthem to Kelly Clarkson. Of course, Clarko gave it some extra oomph with her almighty vocals and turned it into a storming rock-pop ode to all the classy girls out…