Kesha Rose Sebert (born March 1, 1987), better known by her first name Kesha (pronounced /ˈkɛʃə/ KESH-ə, stylized Ke$ha), is an American pop singer and songwriter and has been an active musician since 2005.
Kesha's breakthrough came in early 2009 after an uncredited appearance on Flo Rida's number one single "Right Round". Her debut single, "Tik Tok," was released in August 2009 to much commercial success. It reached number one in eleven countries and set the weekly records for the most digital downloads of a female artist and of the total Top 40 Mainstream airplay records in the US. The song also became the longest running number-one debut single by a female artist since 1977. Her debut album, Animal, was released in early 2010 and debuted at number one in the US.
This performer turns my stomach and represents everything wrong with pop culture and the music industry, imo. I find her music vapid and totally pointless, as well as occasionally offensive - though to offend you must be in some way relevant or meaningful, and that gives her more credit than deserved actually. So forced, contrived and pathetic. Her music literally hurts my ears and makes me feel dumber for having even been exposed to it -- and that's coming from someone who typically loves pop music, … more
Now if you have heard the songs Blah, Blah, Blah or Tik Tok you may know about the artist i am talking about. This 22 year old Tennessee native is one of the new up and coming singers in main-stream music today. She has done background vocals for Flo-rider's Right round and what sets her apart with her hard image is she is doing it for the music not the money because she was not paid for those same background vocals or paid for them. Kesha just shrugged it off and said she isn't in it for … more