Michael JACKSON IS THE GREATEST ENTERTAINER OF ALL TIME. Just the fact that the homeless little kids in the streets of Asia know Michael Jackson's music and dance, this makes him the most influential and famous entertainer in the world. I doubt these homeless kids (who have no shelter, internet and television) know who Elvis or The Beatles are. Michael Jackson's fame and influence can never be paralleled.
Madonna is the most certified artist of all time in United Kingdom, with 45 awards from the British Phonographic Industry (BPI) as of April 2013. Madonna remains the highest-grossing solo touring artist of all time, with over $1.4 billion earned from her concert tours throughout her career.
By doing so, the legendary singer has moved up in the all-time rankings, and she’s now in even better company than she was before. With 28 top 10 hits to her credit, Carey is now in fifth place among all musical acts when it comes to the most appearances inside the highest region on the Hot 100.
Bob Dylan looms large in the history of American music. The nation’s most famous folk musician has reinvented himself so often throughout his decades-spanning career that his apparent “phases” are sometimes difficult to keep track of. Despite several barren stretches in that career, the ...
Davis, Jr. was born on December 8, 1925, in the Harlem section of Manhattan in New York City, the son of entertainer and stage performer, Sammy Davis Sr. (1900–1988), an African-American entertainer, and Elvera Sanchez (1905–2000), an Afro-Cuban tap dancer.
Lopez's return to prominence the following year with her single "On the Floor"—among the best-selling singles of all time, and its music video recognized as the "Highest Viewed Female Music Video of All Time" by Guinness World Records in 2012—is regarded as one of the greatest musical comebacks in history.
Williams features in his own karaoke video game, We Sing Robbie Williams which was released on 12 November 2010 by Nordic Games Publishing AB. Los Angeles Vale F.C. In 2005, Williams founded a soccer team called LA Vale FC. Williams formed the club with other celebrity friends after building his own soccer pitch at his home in Los Angeles.
Michael Patrick Smith, CBE (born 19 January 1942) known by the professional stage name of Michael Crawford, is an English actor, comedian, philanthropist, and singer. He has received international critical acclaim and won numerous awards during his career, which has included many film and television performances as well as stagework on both London's West End and on Broadway in New York City.
Aside from information specific to Bette Midler's birthday, Bette Midler is the 1538th most famous American and ranks 23rd in famous people born in Honolulu, Hawaii, U.S. In general, Bette Midler ranks as the 2686th most popular famous person, and the 298th most popular singer of all time.
Mildred Virginia "Millie" Jackson (born July 15, 1944) is an American R&B and soul singer-songwriter. Six of her albums have been certified gold by the RIAA for over 500,000 copies. Her vocal performances are often distinguished by long, humorous, and explicit spoken sections in her music, which she started doing on stage to get the attention of the audience.
Letterman was the focus of The Avengers on "Late Night with David Letterman", issue 239 (January 1984) of the Marvel comic book series The Avengers, in which the title characters (specifically Hawkeye, Wonder Man, Black Widow, Beast and Black Panther) are guests on Late Night.
Hammer's impression on the music industry appeared almost instantaneous, as Digital Underground's rap "The Humpty Dance," which was released when Hammer was still early in his career, included the lyrics "People say ya look like M.C. Hammer on crack, Humpty!", boasting about Hammer's showmanship versus Humpty Hump 's inability to match it in dance.
Questlove placed 8th in the Rolling Stone Readers Pick for Best Drummers of all Time. On June 18, 2013, Questlove released a memoir, Mo' Meta Blues: The World According to Questlove. On October 22, 2013, Harper Design published the Questlove authored book, Soul Train: The Music, Dance, and Style of a Generation.
With 10 years in the bag, Steve and Marjorie have some amazing chemistry. If you don’t know much about Steve Harvey’s wife and brood, catch up on their large and blended family in Marjorie Harvey’s wiki. Third Time’s a Charm. Steve Harvey was married twice before.
In 2010 Peters established the Russell Peters North Peel Scholarship, an award worth up to $21,000 and intended to finance up to three years of college. It will be awarded annually to a student from Judith Nyman Secondary School (formerly North Peel) with a strong academic record and the intention of attending college.
In March 2009, Dunham signed a multi-platform deal with Comedy Central. It included a fourth stand-up special to air in 2010, DVDs, a consumer products partnership, a 60-city tour beginning in September 2010, and an order for a television series called The Jeff Dunham Show that premiered on October 22, 2009. Despite having the most-watched premiere in Comedy Central history, and higher average ...
Many consider Dre’s sophomore project to be among the best sounding records of all time; even today, 2001 still holds up against any contender. It’s interesting to imagine Dr. Dre spending hours behind the boards, tinkering with levels until each element sounds right, but there’s a reason his mixes are elite status.
Here's Johnny!: My Memories of Johnny Carson, The Tonight Show, and 46 Years of Friendship. Thomas Nelson. ISBN 1-4016-0236-3. Smith, Ronald L. (October 1987). Johnny Carson: An Unauthorized Biography. St. Martin's Press. ISBN 0-312-01051-6. Sweeney, Don (2005). Backstage at the Tonight Show, from Johnny Carson to Jay Leno. Taylor Trade Publishing.
Robin Williams' Net Worth. Williams left behind an estate estimated somewhere between $50 and $100 million. The estate is divided among many asset classes, including real estate, art and investments. The estate is comprised of such physical assets as a Napa Valley mansion listed at $29.9 million and a $5 million house in Tiburon, California.
LOS ANGELES (Variety.com) ― Harry Anderson, the amiable actor who presided over the NBC comedy “Night Court” for nine seasons, has died at his home in Asheville, N.C., according to a local media report. He was 65. Anderson was found at his home by police officers early Monday morning ...
In 1964, “The Jackie Gleason Show” moved production from New York to Florida, where “The Great One” could play golf all year round. These variety shows were video taped at the Miami Beach Auditorium, now known as the Jackie Gleason Theatre of the Performing Arts.
Burnett moved to Los Angeles, California, and began an 11-year run as star of The Carol Burnett Show on CBS television from 1967 to 1978. With its vaudeville roots, The Carol Burnett Show was a variety show that combined comedy sketches with song and dance. The comedy sketches included film parodies and character pieces.
Ball appeared on the cover of TV Guide more than any other person; she appeared on 39 covers, including the first cover in 1953 with her baby son, Desi Arnaz, Jr. TV Guide voted Lucille Ball as the 'Greatest TV Star of All Time' and it later commemorated the 50th anniversary of I Love Lucy with eight collector covers celebrating memorable scenes from the show.
Born October 7th, 1968 Key Tracks "Fake Plastic Trees," "Karma Police," "Everything in Its Right Place" Influenced Chris Martin, Jim James, Tom Champlin. By the turn of the century, the broad, emotive sweep of Thom Yorke's voice had made him one of the most influential singers of his generation.
John Elroy Sanford (December 9, 1922 – October 11, 1991), better known by his screen name Redd Foxx, was an American stand-up comedian and actor, best remembered for his explicit comedy records and his starring role on the 1970s sitcom Sanford and Son. Foxx gained notoriety with his raunchy nightclub acts during the 1950s and 1960s.
Sam Phillips said that Elvis wanted to be Dean Martin. Elvis gave Dean the title "The King Of Cool". All facts. Added 7 years ago by guest, 17 points . Rock n Roll baby!!!! ELVIS. Added 7 years ago by guest, 0 points . Amen. Before anyone did anything, ELVIS DID IT ALL!!!!! Added 8 years ago by 08171977, -1 points . He is the best of all time. Also, I have to wonder why nobody has seen the ...
Billy Crystal is one of the most iconic entertainers of all-time; from bringing Saturday Night Live's Fernando to life to playing the titular lead in When Harry Met Sally, from playing Robert DeNiro's therapist in Analyze This and Analyze That to voicing roles in some of the last decade's biggest animated films, Crystal has done it all.