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Page Six on Katy release party

SLOW NEWS DAY: In its typically hard-hitting fashion, Page Six got to the heart of Katy Perry’s “top-secret” release party at Manhattan’s posh new Gansevoort Park Ave. hotel Tuesday night. “Friends, record label honchos and fiancé Russell Brand all turned out,” the copy notes before getting down to the nitty-gritty. “‘Katy and Russell seem to be really in love,’ said one observer. ‘Russell was very animated, hands all over the place, pelvis, everywhere, but he was very polite.’ Also there was an oversized cake covered in gummy bears [sic], lollipops and other sweet things, playing off Perry's candyland-themed video for ‘California Gurls.’” And that is the morning’s top story. (8/26a)