Shalom Life | April 25, 2014

Katy Perry Impersonates Unfunny Rabbi in ‘Birthday’ Music Video [VIDEO]

The pop star takes on a number of the “World’s Worst Birthday Party Entertainers”

By: Ashley Baylen

Published: April 22nd, 2014 in Culture » Music » News

Katy Perry has been known to mock herself and have boatloads of fun in her music videos, save for the recent turn to the serious in ‘Unconditionally’.

In her upcoming music video for ‘Birthday’, set to officially premiere on Thursday, Perry takes her over-the-top parody style to the extreme with impressions of the “world’s Worst Birthday Party Entertainers”.

In the video, Perry plays a depressed clown, a rabbi that tells excruciating jokes, an elderly dancer, and a spoiled princess.

Perry released a 2-minute long mockumentary-style teaser for the music video featuring a small glimpse of all the characters she’s taken on; Rabbi Yosef Shulem The MC tries to get party-goers laughing with a circumcision joke, Princess Mandee pushes her Twitter page, and Goldie The Dancer loves discussing her “golden nuggets”.

Watch the teaser below.

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