Katy Perry made sure to join the star-studded lineup of YouTube’s special event, Dear Class Of 2020, held on Sunday. The 35-year-old superstar delighted the audience with a captivating performance of her latest song, Daisies, all while proudly flaunting her pregnancy glow in an elegant white ensemble that accentuated her baby bump. This eagerly anticipated four-hour celebration was packed with incredible speeches and breathtaking performances by influential figures like The Obamas, Lady Gaga, and Beyonce, making it an unforgettable event for this year’s graduating class.
Expectant mother Katy Perry proudly displayed her blossoming belly while delivering a captivating performance for the exclusive Dear Class of 2020 YouTube event. With sincere words of wisdom, she addressed the graduating students, emphasizing their pivotal role in shaping the world’s tomorrow: “You embody the promise and potential that lies within each of you. Remember, dear graduates, you are the architects of our future.”
Katy showcased her growing baby bump in a stunning one-shoulder white dress during her performance of her latest single “Daisies.” The form-fitting dress beautifully accentuated her new curves, as she confidently took the stage. The singer, who is expecting her first child with fiancé Orlando Bloom this summer, took a moment to address the graduating class of 2020. In a heartfelt message, she encouraged them to celebrate their accomplishments amidst the chaos and uncertainty of the world. Katy expressed her belief in their ability to make a positive impact on the future, urging them to stay true to themselves and never let anyone change who they are. With her inspiring words and radiant presence, Katy continues to inspire and uplift her fans.
Party: The talented singer, at the age of 35, expressed her heartfelt belief that all the knowledge gained will be utilized to improve the world. She encouraged not allowing external influences to alter one’s essence.
Dressed in a pristine white ensemble, Katy captivated the audience with her mesmerizing performance of her newest chart-topper. With the imminent arrival of her baby, she radiated sheer brilliance on stage.
Impressive! With complete ease, she harnessed the strength of her voice to make a positive impact. In her video, the songstress expressed her gratitude towards the former President, Barack Obama, for his words of inspiration. He acknowledged the immense achievement of graduating amidst a global pandemic and nationwide protests, acknowledging the extraordinary circumstances. The whirlwind of the past few months, undoubtedly, has been beyond imagination for the graduating class, as it deviated vastly from their envisioned final spring at school. Now, the moment has arrived.
Gratitude was expressed by the singer as she acknowledged the previous President, Barack Obama, in her video, appreciating his inspiring words. Furthermore, she addressed the graduates, emphasizing that the moment had arrived.
Sparkle and shine: With grace and flair, she boogied in front of a mesmerizing curtain embellished with shimmering silver glitter.
“Now, let’s give those tassels a spin and make this occasion somewhat official,” she playfully exclaimed. “Whether you possess a traditional graduation cap complete with a tassel, or you’ve ingeniously fastened an iPhone charger onto a pizza box, this is the moment for the entire world to graduate simultaneously,” she joyfully proclaimed.
Before the grand moment arrived, a montage showcasing numerous graduates shifting their tassels was unveiled. Additionally, she offered a friendly reminder, “Remember, the tassel goes from right to left.”
Presently: She had her blonde hair fashioned into classic waves for the event.
Live Show: Following the highly anticipated climax, she took to the stage to deliver a captivating rendition of her latest track, Daisies, embellishing the performance with the accompaniment of a pristine white microphone, seamlessly blending with her exquisite gown.
Firework: Following her previous performance, she confidently stood atop a grand white graduation cap, bursting into her iconic 2010 hit, Firework, accompanied by a heartwarming montage illustrating graduates joyfully celebrating from the comforts of their own homes.
Undeterred by the spotlight, she proceeded to mesmerize the audience with her latest track, Daisies, utilizing a pristine white microphone that harmoniously complemented her graceful attire.
Concluding the song, Perry took a moment to address the graduating class, declaring, “To the Class of 2020, just like the unique narratives of your lives, this remarkable evening is merely the beginning of a grand journey.”
In a commencement address, ex-President Barack Obama expressed his perspective on the nationwide demonstrations that have erupted in the wake of recent tragic incidents involving the unjust deaths of unarmed black individuals, such as George Floyd. Obama attributed these protests to “long-standing anguish and frustration due to unequal treatment, as well as a lack of accountability in policing methods.”
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Significant: Michelle Obama also made appearances alongside her spouse and independently to address graduating classes.
On a more cheerful note, Taylor Swift has also expressed her opinions on the matter.
“We have an extraordinary celebration lined up for a worldwide graduation, featuring the incredible talents of BTS and CNCO,” she exclaimed. Playfully, she continued, “This event is dedicated to you, so kindly ask your parents to step aside for a moment. It’s your time to revel in the festivities. And now, ladies and gentlemen, give a warm welcome to the one and only Megan Thee Stallion,” she announced enthusiastically.
In the upcoming weeks, Katy anticipates the arrival of her first child. During this time, she has been self-isolating with Orlando Bloom, his nine-year-old son Flynn (whom he shares with ex Miranda Kerr), as well as her two nieces.
Plan Update: “Before the COVID situation, my plan was to continue with my musical journey and release an album in the summertime. However, once I reached the later stages of pregnancy and my water broke, I intended to take a break and focus on transitioning into the beautiful role of a mother.”
Katy is eagerly awaiting the arrival of her first baby in the upcoming weeks. During this time, she has been staying in isolation along with Orlando Bloom, Flynn, who is nine years old and Orlando’s son from his previous marriage with Miranda Kerr, and Katy’s two nieces.