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"California Gurls" is an electropop song by American singer-songwriter Katy Perry and is the lead single of her third studio album, Teenage Dream. The song features rapper Snoop Dogg, and was produced by Dr. Luke, Max Martin, and Benny Blanco. According to Perry, the song is an answer song to "Empire State of Mind" by Jay-Z and Alicia Keys. The song was originally intended to be sent to mainstream and rhythmic airplay on May 25, 2010. However, after clips from Perry's new album were leaked online, her label rushed the song to radio on May 7, 2010, and also began to stream it on her website. It was subsequently released to iTunes on May 11, 2010. The song peaked at number one on the Billboard Hot 100 for six consecutive weeks, giving Perry her second US number-one single and Snoop Dogg his third. The song reached number one in over 10 countries, including Australia, Canada, Ireland, New Zealand, and the United Kingdom. On December 2, the song received a Grammy nomination for Best Pop Collaboration with Vocals. Wikipedia

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California Gurls is a member of the following lists: Number-one singles in Australia, Songs about California, Electropop songs, Billboard Hot 100 number-one singles, Billboard Pop Songs number-one singles, Canadian Hot 100 number-one singles, European Hot 100 Singles number-one singles, UK Singles Chart number-one singles, Billboard Hot Dance Club Songs number-one singles and 2010 singles.

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Song Lyrics

I know a place
Where the grass is really greener
Warm, wet and wild
There must be something in the water

Sippin' on a juice
Laying underneath the palm trees
(Undone)
The boys break their necks
Tryna act a little crazy
(At us)

You could travel the world
But nothing comes close to the Golden Coast
Once you party with us
You'll be falling in love
(Oh, oh-oh, oh-oh, oh-oh)

California gurls, we're unforgettable
Fine, fresh, fierce, we got it on lock
Sun-kissed beach, so hot, will melt your Popsicle
(Oh-oh, oh-oh, oh)
(Oh, oh-oh, oh-oh, oh-oh)

California gurls, we're undeniable
Fine, fresh, fierce, we got it on lock
West Coast represent, now put your hands up
(Oh-oh, oh-oh, oh)
(Oh, oh-oh, oh-oh, oh-oh)

You could travel the world
(You could travel the world)
But nothing comes close to the golden coast

Once you party with us
(Once you party with us)
You'll be falling in love
(Oh, oh-oh, oh-oh, oh-oh)

California gurls, we're unforgettable
Fine, fresh, fierce, we got it on lock
Sun-kissed beach, so hot, will melt your Popsicle
(Oh-oh, oh-oh, oh)
(Oh, oh-oh, oh-oh, oh-oh)

California gurls, we're undeniable
Fine, fresh, fierce, we got it on lock
West Coast represent, now put your hands up
(Oh-oh, oh-oh, oh)
(Oh, oh-oh, oh-oh, oh-oh)

California gurls, we're unforgettable
Fine, fresh, fierce, we got it on lock
Sun-kissed beach, so hot, will melt your Popsicle
(Oh-oh, oh-oh, oh)
(Oh, oh-oh, oh-oh, oh-oh)

California gurls, we're undeniable
Fine, fresh, fierce, we got it on lock
West Coast represent, now put your hands up
(Oh-oh, oh-oh, oh)
(Oh, oh-oh, oh-oh, oh-oh)

California
California gurls
California
California gurls

Soundtrack Credits

Release History

Disc Track Album Year
1 3 Teenage Dream Studio Album 2010
1 0 Teenage Dreams 2010
1 1 California Gurls Single 2010

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Katheryn Elizabeth Hudson (born October 25, 1984), known professionally as Katy Perry, is an American singer, songwriter, and actress. After singing in church during her childhood, she pursued a career in gospel ... View All »
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Katy Perry - Teenage Dream
Track Song Title Duration
1 Teenage Dream 3:47
2 Last Friday Night (T.G.I.F.) 3:52
3 California Gurls 3:56
4 Firework 3:47
5 Peacock 3:52
6 Circle The Drain 4:33
7 The One That Got Away 3:47
8 E.T. 3:26
9 Who Am I Living For? 4:09
10 Pearl 4:08
11 Hummingbird Heartbeat 3:32
12 Not Like The Movies 4:01
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Katheryn Elizabeth Hudson (born October 25, 1984), known professionally as Katy Perry, is an American singer, songwriter, and actress. After singing in church during her ... View All »

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