How much?! Katy Perry’s budget for flashing ice cubes revealed
Making a video for a global pop hit is an expensive business. There are stylists and hairdressers to pay for a start – and, um, flashing ice cubes don’t come cheap.
Nine jurors now have to decide how much the rap song’s creators, Marcus Gray and two co-authors, are owed for copyright infringement.
Detailing some of the song’s expenses, music executive Steve Drellishak, testifying on behalf of Capitol Records, told the court they included $13,000 (£10,729) for a wardrobe stylist, $3,000 (£2,476) for hair and almost $2,000 (£1,650) for flashing cocktail ice cubes.
Mr Drellishak said the expenses were essential to Perry’s brand, and the singer’s lawyers have said that tens of millions of dollars in total were spent on the hit to publicise it……..read more
Source: Sky News