Katy Perry Ties Michael Jackson Record

08/18/2011
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Katy Perry has tied with Michael Jackson to become the second artist in the 53-year-history of the Hot 100 chart to earn five No. 1 singles off the same album.

Katy hit this historic benchmark when "Last Friday Night (T.G.I.F.)" hit no. 1 on Billboard's Hot 100 chart this week giving Katy the distinction of being first female, and only living artist to score five no 1 hits from a single album.

In addition, on August 1st, Katy became the second artist in modern-day BDS chart monitoring to notch six consecutive No. 1 singles: "Waking Up in Vegas," (from 2009's One of the Boys), "California Gurls," "Teenage Dream," "Firework," "E.T.," and "Last Friday Night (T.G.I.F.)."

Currently in the middle of the sold-out California Dreams World Tour that runs through fall and began earlier this year with stops in Europe, Australia, New Zealand and Japan, Katy's remaining U.S. tour dates are as follows:

August 17 Kansas City, MO Sprint Center**
August 19 Nashville, TN Bridgestone Arena**
August 20 St. Louis, MO Scottrade Center**
August 21 Chicago, IL Allstate Arena#
August 23 St. Paul, MN Xcel Energy Center#
Sept 7 San Antonio, TX AT&T Center**
Sept 8 New Orleans, LA New Orleans Arena**
Sept 10 Louisville, KY KFC Yum! Arena**
Sept 11 Grand Rapids, MI Van Andel Arena**
Sept 13 Columbus, OH Schottenstein Arena**
Sept 14 Indianapolis, IN Conseco Fieldhouse**
Sept 16 Omaha, NE Qwest Center**
Sept 17 Tulsa, OK BOK Center**
Nov 15 Hartford, CT XL Center##
Nov 16 New York, NY Madison Square Garden##
Nov 19 Las Vegas, NV Mandalay Bay Events Center##
Nov 21 Oakland, CA Oracle Arena##
Nov 22 Los Angeles, CA Staples Center##

*denotes show with Robyn
**denotes show with Janelle Monae
# denotes show with Natalia Kills
## denotes show with Jessie J
^ denotes show with Oh Land

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