Presenting Katy Perry California Gurls Sheet Music. This is a song genres pop, rock and dance music with influences from electro, written and composed by Katy Perry. It is the first single for the third studio album Teenage Dream, with U.S. rapper Snoop Dogg and is produced by Dr. Luke, Max Martin and Benny Blanco.
Piano Score of the song
Was chosen as the first single for the album because the song makes its entrance to give the beginning of summer. The song made its debut on radio stations in the United States on May 25, 2010.
According to Perry, the song is a response to “Empire State of Mind” Jay-Z and Alicia Keys. After the song was released on May 25, the single was leaked online. The record company Capitol Records decided to forward its launch to May 7, 2010, to promote the song in the singer’s website used slogan “The summer starts now.”
The single was well accepted in some stores online in almost everyone, the song entered the top five in the charts in several countries in Europe, ranking number one in the lists of countries such as Scotland, Ireland , United Kingdom and Poland winning first place in the European Hot 100. In North America, had a good reputation reaching the top spot on the Canadian Hot 100 list of Canada and the Billboard Hot 100 in the United States, holding more than five consecutive weeks on those lists.
However, in Oceania, got two platinum certifications in Australia and New Zealand, leading the top lists of the continent. The song managed to sell over 6,700,000 million copies, becoming one of the biggest songs of 2010. Furthermore, “California Gurls” was the best selling song in 2010 in the United States. This, with 4.398 million digital downloads sold during that period in the country, according to Nielsen SoundScan information system. Meanwhile, according to the same system, its total U.S. sales totaling more than 4.798 million digital downloads, which makes it the second biggest selling single of the singer in the country, after “Hot N Cold” .