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Ke$ha Fun Facts!

Feb 18, 2013

Pop star Ke$ha has built her name on her party girl image and undeniably catchy hits, but there’s more to the singer-songwriter than just pumping out hits and having a good time, find out more in Kidzworld’s Ke$ha Fun Facts!

Did You Know...

  • Ke$ha’s full name is Kesha Rose Sebert
  • The money sign in Ke$ha's name was originally meant to be ironic, she says she's happy whether she makes money or not
  • Ke$ha isn’t the first singer-songwriter in the family, she’s following in the footsteps of her mother Patricia Rose (“Pebe”), who wrote songs and still performed while she raised her family as a single mother.
  • She has an older brother named Lagan and younger brother named Louis
  • Her mother’s great grandparents are from Hungary and Poland
  • Ke$ha considers herself more of a songwriter than performer, she co-wrote every song off her first two albums and has also written for artists like Miley Cyrus and Britney Spears
  • She was born in Los Angeles, California, but moved to outside Nashville with her family as a teen when her mother signed a songwriting contract in the area.
  • Ke$ha had a hard time making friends in Brentwood, the suburb of Nashville she and her family lived in as a teenager, she was considered “weird,” because she wore things like homemade velvet pants and would dye her hair purple.
  • The lead single off her debut album “Tik Tok” broke records for single week sales, selling 610, 000 digital downloads
  • She played trumpet and saxophone in the marching band at school
  • She wrote Britney Spears’ hit song “Till The World Ends”
  • Ke$ha is involved with LGBT and animal rights activism
  • “Die Young” was her 8th Top 10 hit
  • Ke$ha appeared in the video for Katy Perry’s “I Kissed A Girl”
  • Her MTV docu-series, Ke$ha: My Crazy Beautiful Life debuts in April
  • She sang backing vocals on Britney Spears’ “Leather and Lace”
  • She released her third full length album Warrior in November of 2012

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