Katy Perry admits her parents voted for Donald Trump at Hillary Clinton election night party

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Hillary Clinton has used music to back her campaign throughout the entire 2016 election, whether it was Spotify playlists or live performances from her famous supporters at rallies. So it's no surprise that music was front and center at Clinton's Election Night party on Tuesday night (Nov. 8), including a speech from longtime supporter and pop superstar Katy Perry, who admitted from the event's stage that the support was not universal in her family.

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Singer Katy Perry, center, holds a sign in support of Hillary Clinton, former U.S. secretary of state and 2016 Democratic presidential candidate, as Clinton speaks at the Jefferson-Jackson Dinner in Des Moines, Iowa, U.S., on Saturday, Oct. 24, 2015. With Vice President Joe Biden officially out of the presidential race, the nation's first nominating contest between front-runner Clinton and Senator Bernie Sanders is gaining steam, according to a new Bloomberg Politics/Des Moines Register Iowa Poll. Photographer: Daniel Acker/Bloomberg via Getty Images
DES MOINES, IA - OCTOBER 24: Singer Katy Perry attends the Jefferson-Jackson Dinner as a guest of Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton on October 24, 2015 in Des Moines, Iowa. The dinner is a major fundraiser for Iowa's Democratic Party. (Photo by Scott Olson/Getty Images)
Singer Katy Perry performs during a rally for Hillary Clinton, former Secretary of State and 2016 Democratic presidential candidate, not pictured, ahead of the Jefferson-Jackson Dinner in Des Moines, Iowa, U.S., on Saturday, Oct. 24, 2015. Clinton's odds of winning the Democratic presidential nomination are now at or near an all-time high, according to prediction markets PredictWise, Pivit, and PredictIt. Photographer: Daniel Acker/Bloomberg via Getty Images
Singer Katy Perry performs during a rally for Hillary Clinton, former Secretary of State and 2016 Democratic presidential candidate, not pictured, ahead of the Jefferson-Jackson Dinner in Des Moines, Iowa, U.S., on Saturday, Oct. 24, 2015. Clinton's odds of winning the Democratic presidential nomination are now at or near an all-time high, according to prediction markets PredictWise, Pivit, and PredictIt. Photographer: Daniel Acker/Bloomberg via Getty Images
Singer Katy Perry performs during a rally for Hillary Clinton, former Secretary of State and 2016 Democratic presidential candidate, not pictured, ahead of the Jefferson-Jackson Dinner in Des Moines, Iowa, U.S., on Saturday, Oct. 24, 2015. Clinton's odds of winning the Democratic presidential nomination are now at or near an all-time high, according to prediction markets PredictWise, Pivit, and PredictIt. Photographer: Daniel Acker/Bloomberg via Getty Images
DES MOINES, IA - OCTOBER 24: Singer Katy Perry listens to the national anthem at the Jefferson-Jackson dinner on October 24, 2015 in Des Moines, Iowa. The dinner is a major fundraiser for Iowa's Democratic Party. (Photo by Scott Olson/Getty Images)
Singer Katy Perry, center, wears a dress bearing the campaign logo of Hillary Clinton, former Secretary of State and 2016 Democratic presidential candidate, during the Jefferson-Jackson Dinner in Des Moines, Iowa, U.S., on Saturday, Oct. 24, 2015. With Vice President Joe Biden officially out of the presidential race, the nation's first nominating contest between front-runner Hillary Clinton and Senator Bernie Sanders is gaining steam, according to a new Bloomberg Politics/Des Moines Register Iowa Poll. Photographer: Daniel Acker/Bloomberg via Getty Images
DES MOINES, IA - OCTOBER 24: Singer Katy Perry (C) attends the Jefferson-Jackson Dinner as a guest of Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton on October 24, 2015 in Des Moines, Iowa. The dinner is a major fundraiser for Iowa's Democratic Party. (Photo by Scott Olson/Getty Images)
DES MOINES, IA - OCTOBER 24: Singer Katy Perry attends the Jefferson-Jackson Dinner as a guest of Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton on October 24, 2015 in Des Moines, Iowa. The dinner is a major fundraiser for Iowa's Democratic Party. (Photo by Scott Olson/Getty Images)
Singer Katy Perry performs during a rally for Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Rodham Clinton before the Iowa Democratic Party's Jefferson-Jackson Dinner, Saturday, Oct. 24, 2015, in Des Moines, Iowa. (AP Photo/Charlie Neibergall)
Singer Katy Perry performs during a rally for Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Rodham Clinton before the Iowa Democratic Party's Jefferson-Jackson Dinner, Saturday, Oct. 24, 2015, in Des Moines, Iowa. (AP Photo/Charlie Neibergall)
Singer Katy Perry, wearing a dress with Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Rodham Clinton's campaign logo, arrives at the Iowa Democratic Party's Jefferson-Jackson Dinner, Saturday, Oct. 24, 2015, in Des Moines, Iowa. (AP Photo/Charlie Neibergall)
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Perry -- who started her career as a Christian singer -- revealed that her Republican and born again Christian parents Keith Hudson and Mary Perry voted for Trump. "But you know what? We will still all be sitting at the same table for Thanksgiving," she said. "And this is the moment we need to remember that we all love our parents, and we all love our children."

While the event was looking less and less likely to turn into a victory party as votes poured in, music played throughout the night. So we rounded up those songs here.

Amid some of the presidential-esque fanfare that played during the rally were popular songs that are both inspirational and danceable, including Perry's music, which was featured twice in the night's playlist. See all the songs that were included in the rally and take a listen to distract yourself from your nerves over the neck and neck results.

"Rise," Katy Perry

"Vivir Mi Vida," Marc Anthony (on her official campaign Spotify playlist)

"Can't Stop The Feeling," Justin Timberlake

"Roar," Katy Perry

"Fight Song," Rachel Platten (Democratic National Convention version)

​"Empire State of Mind," Jay Z & Alicia Keys

"Rise Up," Andra Day (In Hillary's "Love & Kindness" ad)

"Stronger (What Doesn't Kill You)," Kelly Clarkson

"Real Love," Mary J. Blige


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