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Katy Perry, whose comeback single Woman’s World is due for launch on July 11, nonetheless appears to have a blissfully joyful relationship with husband Orlando Bloom. Demonstrating that they’re nonetheless very a lot in love, the couple returned this week to the identical Italian seashore the place Orlando famously paddle-boarded bare again in 2016.

However, the 39-year-old – who shares four-year-old daughter Daisy with the Lords of the Rings actor – hasn’t at all times been fortunate in love. One of Katy’s first-ever boyfriends, means again earlier than she grew to become well-known and within the days when she and her pastor dad and mom had been “living off food stamps” and visiting soup kitchens, was Justin York.

A young person on the time, the Firework singer had been desperately looking for her means within the music trade – and he or she’d simply launched a Christian music album, however it flopped, reportedly promoting simply 200 copies. Justin – who went on to be a guitarist in Paramore for 12 years – dated her for a yr, when she was 17.

She additionally dated Matthew Thiessen, the chief of a Christian rock band, adopted by Sons of Anarchy star Johnny Lewis, however neither romance lasted the gap. As her star started to rise, she appeared in Gym Class Heroes’ music video, Cupid Chokehold in 2006 – and ended up falling for one of many band members, Travie McCoy.

However, maybe her first actually high-profile relationship was with British comic Russell Brand – a passionate love affair which led to the pair tying the knot in India atop an elephant. The ceremony, held inside a Rajasthan nature reserve the place tigers had been prowling, featured a child elephant whose look was timed with when Russell arrived.

Russell did not do something by halves, as he reportedly laid on a lavish Bollywood banquet with fireeaters, snake-charmers and a child tiger as a present for his bride.

As Jonathan Ross and David Walliams appeared on, a fortune-telling parrot assured the newlyweds that their marriage can be an extended one.

Unfortunately, the parrot was proved very fallacious, because the pair filed for divorce somewhat over a yr later.

Russell claimed in an announcement that he would “always adore” her, however Katy later instructed they’d break up as a result of he “couldn’t handle” being together with his equal.

“At first when I met him, he wanted an equal, and I think a lot of times strong men do want an equal, but then they get that equal and they’re like, ‘I can’t handle the equalness’,” she informed Vogue.

She additionally instructed that he “didn’t like the atmosphere of me being the boss on tour”.

However, Katy concluded she’d by no means reveal all of “the truth” about her life behind the scenes with the person who as soon as regarded himself as probably the most “promiscuous” in Britain.

Following her break up, she reportedly dated French mannequin Baptiste Giabiconi, actor Jared Leto, and Houston rapper Riff Raff.

She additionally had an 18-month relationship with John Mayer, even collaborating on a tune with him titled Who You Love.

However, she did not discover lasting love till Orlando entered the image means again in January 2016.

In 2019, he proposed to her on a champagne-filled helicopter to rejoice Valentine’s Day – and the remainder is historical past.

Despite beginning their journey in an especially uncommon means – with a blazing argument after he mischievously swiped her burger on the Golden Globes – they’ve since tied the knot and welcomed a daughter.

While Russell could have been allegedly unkeen to embrace his equal, evidently Orlando was up for the problem, and prepared to fulfill his spouse’s “demands”.

Talking on the What Now? with Trevor Noah present, he admitted: “She definitely demands that I evolve, and I feel I do the same for her – and that makes for fireworks, pardon the pun!”