A Little Girl Becomes Katy Perry For A Day, Thanks to Make-A-Wish

By Shannon Carlin

A little girl named Addy, who was diagnosed with stage IV cancer, had a wish to be a pop star in her own music video. And thanks to the Make-A-Wish Foundation, her dream came true.

But five-year-old didn’t turn into any old pop star. No, no, no. She became Katy Perry for the day, bright purple wig and all.

Related: Style Files: Preview Katy Perry’s Prismatic World Tour Looks

According to Make-A-Wish, when Addy wasn’t too tired from chemotherapy and radiation treatments, she practiced singing and dancing, specifically Perry’s “Roar,” the lyrics of which helped her stand-up to cancer.

So of course, it made sense that Addy would get a chance to show the world her roar with her own version of the video. But instead of traveling to the jungle like Perry did for her video, Addy goes back to school to perform at the talent show.

Read more about Addy’s transformation into Katy Perry on Radio.com


Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

More From WLIF-FM

Get Started Now
Get The App
Best Of BaltimoreGet all the best of Baltimore right here!

Listen Live