19 September 2008, 16:25 | Updated: 30 March 2016, 13:50

Hear what happened when we caught up with Katy Perry for a chat.

In this exclusive interview, she tells us how she feels about being thrust into the spotlight, how she got started in music and what it was like working with hugely successful songwriter, Cathy Dennis.

Plus, she tells us what she thought of Russell Brand's jokes at the MTV Video Music Awards and gives her verdict on some on the spoofs of her songs appearing on YouTube.