Katy Perry took to social media to share her reaction after a video of the music star having trouble finding her seat was among the viral moments from her coronation. King Charles III and Queen Camilla.
During Saturday’s event at Westminster Abbey in London, Perry was among the famous attendees, along with Judi Dench, Emma Thompson, Maggie Smith and Lionel Richie. Footage of Perry appearing to be searching for her assigned chair prior to the start of the proceedings resulted in American Idol The judge’s name trended on Twitter.
Prove to be a good sport of attention, Perry tweeted later that day, “don’t worry guys, I found my seat.” She and Richie will perform at the coronation concert on Sunday.
The star, who donned a Vivienne Westwood suit and lavender hat for the occasion, also took to Instagram to share her appreciation for being part of the high-profile ceremony. In her post, which includes photos and videos of the day, she explains that she was invited by King Charles III on behalf of the British Asian Trust’s Children’s Defense Fund, an organization Perry said she She supported for three years.
“What an honor to witness history being made today at the coronation of King Charles III!” Perry wrote in the caption. “Thank you @viviennewestwood for making me feel so lovely with lavender.”
Another famous guest was Charles’ son, Prince Harry, the pair of which have been the subject of reported tension for years. The Duke of Sussex had no official role in the Coronation and did not sit with his family. Harry’s wife, Meghan Markle, remains at home in Southern California with their children.