Arrow-right Camera

The Spokesman-Review Newspaper The Spokesman-Review

Monday, February 17, 2020  Spokane, Washington  Est. May 19, 1883
Partly Cloudy Night 31° Partly Cloudy


Everything tagged

Sort by:

Stories tagged: katy perry

UPDATED: Fri., Aug. 23, 2019

‘American Idol’ auditions coming to Spokane on Sept. 8

Are you the next Kelly Clarkson, Carrie Underwood, Chris Daughtry or Adam Lambert? Now’s your chance as “American Idol” open-call auditions stop in Spokane at the Davenport Grand Hotel, 333 …

A jury decided Katy Perry must pay more than $2.78 million for copied song

Katy Perry, her collaborators and her record label must pay more than $2.78 million because the pop star’s 2013 hit “Dark Horse” copied a Christian rap song, a jury decided …

Jury: Katy Perry’s ‘Dark Horse’ copied Christian rap song

A jury has found that Katy Perry’s 2013 hit “Dark Horse” copied a 2009 Christian rap song; penalty phase to begin Tuesday.

UPDATED: Thu., Feb. 28, 2019

‘American Idol’ returns Sunday, shining a spotlight on Coeur d’Alene

ABC singing contest saw roughly 70 aspiring singers in Coeur d’Alene over two days in October. The new season premieres on Sunday.

UPDATED: Mon., Oct. 15, 2018

Coeur d’Alene High School band gives a rousing welcome to ‘American Idol’ judges

“Idol” producers bring local atmosphere to series taping on the shores of Lake Coeur d’Alene.

End of feud between Taylor Swift and Katy Perry has suspiciously perfect timing

Taylor Swift may have made some recent missteps while trying to control her public narrative – but her Instagram stunt on Tuesday, with its suspiciously perfect timing, proved no one …

One-time star ‘American Idol’ tries for a second act on ABC

Two years after “American Idol” ended its run on Fox amid dwindling ratings and steep production costs, it’s getting the chance to prove itself again in an ABC version debuting …

Nun involved in lawsuit with Katy Perry over convent dies

A nun who was involved in a lawsuit with pop star Katy Perry over the sale of a convent in Los Angeles died Friday after collapsing during a court appearance.

Taylor Swift’s latest move is petty, savvy and guaranteed to annoy Katy Perry

Katy’s been gleefully dissing Taylor for weeks. Trust Taylor to get in the last word.

UPDATED: Sun., June 4, 2017

Grande returns to Manchester to honor victims with benefit

Ariana Grande returned to the city to pay tribute with an energetic, all-star concert featuring Justin Bieber, Katy Perry and Liam Gallagher two weeks after a suicide bombing killed 22 …

Katy Perry’s ‘backpack kid’ steals show during ‘SNL’ gig

First, there was Left Shark. Now we have the Backpack Kid.

UPDATED: Tue., May 16, 2017

‘Roseanne’ returning to ABC with Barr as star; Katy Pery joining rebooted ‘Idol’

NEW YORK – “Roseanne,” one of TV’s rare working-class comedies, will return to ABC two decades after it wrapped its hit run and with star Roseanne Barr and the rest …

John Mayer’s new single is ode to ex-girlfriend Katy Perry

John Mayer’s new single, “Still Feel Like Your Man,” is about ex-girlfriend Katy Perry.

Katy Perry says she ‘prayed the gay away’ as a youth

The 32-year-old singer opened up about her sexuality and praised the gay community while receiving an award from the Human Rights Campaign on Saturday in Los Angeles.

UPDATED: Fri., Feb. 10, 2017

Katy Perry gets political on her new song ‘Chained to the Rhythm’

Katy Perry – whose Twitter bio now reads “Artist. Activist. Conscious.” – really drops the hammer.

KatyCats rejoice! Katy Perry returns to Grammys

Other performers include Demi Lovato, Andra Day, Tori Kelly, group Little Big Town, Adele, Bruno Mars, the Weeknd, Daft Punk, A Tribe Called Quest and Alicia Keys.

Katy Perry lends star power and wallet to anti-hate PSA on YouTube

Katy Perry is lending her star power and her pocketbook to “#DontNormalizeHate,” a PSA posted to YouTube that draws parallels between Trump’s anti-Muslim rhetoric and the internment of 120,000 Japanese …

Taylor Swift tops Forbes’ list of highest-paid celebs

Taylor Swift tops Forbes’ annual list of the 100 highest-paid celebrities with $170 million.

Katy Perry to headline glitzy amfAR event during Cannes

Katy Perry will sing at amfAR’s annual “Cinema Against AIDS” event, the glitzy A-list fundraiser held annually during the Cannes Film Festival.

Bill Clinton rallies for wife; Sanders on the march

Hillary Rodham Clinton turned to her husband, former President Bill Clinton, and pop singer Katy Perry to energize her campaign’s faithful Saturday before a pivotal dinner with thousands of Iowa …

Katy Perry to team with Lenny Kravitz at Super Bowl

Katy Perry will team with Lenny Kravitz at the Super Bowl. Perry said Saturday on NBC’s Baltimore-New England telecast that Kravitz will join her for the halftime show at the …