Kw-halloween-logo-small

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

Have Your Say

What do you think of Ke$ha? Let us know in the comments section below.

 

>
>

readers voted!

Comments

XxRainBoomRockxX
I love Ke$ha, and I know that she used to have a tail!
commented: Sat Oct 04, 2014

miz-wolf1

miz-wolf1 wrote:

she's pretty cool. i like how she is an animal rights activist
commented: Tue Apr 22, 2014

Shorty260

Shorty260 wrote:

I LUV her singing and Kesha's crazy beautiful life show she's so pretty!:)
commented: Tue Apr 22, 2014

there are 36 more comments

Please login or register to add comments


like this article?
Sign up now to get more just like!

latest videos

F1015985088890

Best Artist to Groove to? Vote!

  • Kylie, duh!
  • Madonna's the queen!
  • Janet Jackson makes me move.
  • Mariah is on fire!

related stories

Micro_carrie underwood-micro
Country crooner Carrie Underwood rose to fame after becoming the winner of Season 4 of American I...
Micro_cher lloyd-micro
English pop singer Cher Lloyd rose to fame when she placed fourth in the seventh season of The X ...
Micro_carly rae jepsen-micro
Canadian cutie Carly Rae Jepsen dropped her second album Kiss today, steering safely away from be...
Micro_kesha_micro
Ke$ha was born on March 1, 1987. Her mom was a single mother and a singer/songwriter who taught h...

Entertainment in the forums

HappyBaker
HappyBaker posted in Celebs:
I would so choose Hunger Games. They're awesome
reply 8 minutes
ninnytwilight
ninnytwilight posted in Celebs:
if u ask me i would pick twilight over the hunger games anytime :D
reply 35 minutes
Keeko21
A ##### man walks to a priest and says ''I am Jesus'' ''no son you are not'' the priest replied. So the ##### man said'' I can prove it'' and he took the priest to the bar and the bartender said''Jesus Christ it's you again!''
reply about 6 hours
Keeko21
Keeko21 posted in Movies:
Hunger games has a lot more excitement and exhilaration
reply about 7 hours
amazing_tiger
amazing_tiger posted in Movies:
"peppermintbark101" wrote:WHICH ONE IS BETTER? DIVERGENT OR THE HUNGER GAMES? Divergent by a distance... But The Hunger Games come next :)
reply about 8 hours

play online games

Candy-100

A great online version of the famous Candy Crush. This is the best game launched...

Big_icon_(7)

Have you ever fancied being a ranger like those fantasy characters you love so m...

Big_icon_(4)

You run across the city in a car chase with the police officers.

Big_icon_(6)

The evil master kidnapped all of your friends!

Ow_fright_ad_100x100

Explore the world or hang out with friends in your own condo. Get a unique look,...