Kesha: 15 Things You Didn’t Know (Part 1)

Kesha is one of the most recognizable performers of her time. The 28-year-old “TiK ToK” singer has been in the industry for over a decade already, and she is still going strong. However, despite the fact that Kesha has spent a considerable amount of time in the spotlight and under the scrutiny of the public eye, there are still some things that many people don’t know. With that in mind, here we present our list of 15 things you probably didn’t know about Kesha. Check out part one below, and stay tuned for part two, coming soon!

Number Fifteen: She Loves to Get Scrapbooks From Fans. Kesha revealed in her memoir that she looks at scrapbooks that her fans send her when she is feeling down. It was those scrapbooks that inspired her picture-book memoir.

Number Fourteen: She Got the Name of Her Album From a Rock. Well, sort of. Kesha was in the Galapagos and sitting on a rock when she was inspired to write the word “Warrior” in her notebook. She ended up naming one of her albums Warrior because of that.

Number Thirteen: She Gave Her Cousin a Tattoo. Kesha gave her cousin named Kalan a prison-style tattoo of a whale. The tattoo can be seen on her foot.

Number Twelve: Her First Live Performance Was at Lollapalooza. Kesha and her band performed live together for the very first time at Lollapalooza.

Number Eleven: Kesha’s Mom Dressed as a Penis for One of Her Shows. It’s true! For a performance in Hungary, Kesha’s mom dressed in a penis costume and came onstage with Kesha to dance during her show.

Number Ten: Alice Cooper Thinks Her Lyrics Are Evil. Though Kesha has said that she looks up to Alice Cooper as an inspiration for the way she performs, Alice Cooper has actually said that her lyrics are “too evil-sounding.” Specifically, he said that about her lyrics for “What Baby Wants.”

Number Nine: She Hallucinated Onstage. When Kesha was performing in Europe, she actually hallucinated on stage because she had gone so long without sleeping. Stay tuned for part two of this list, coming soon!