In 2008, Beyoncé married rapper and music mogul Jay-Z in a small, private ceremony in New York City. Among the guests sighted at the wedding were Beyoncé's mother, Tina Knowles; her father and manager, Matthew; her sister, Solange; Destiny's Child members Kelly Rowland and Michelle Williams; and friend Gwyneth Paltrow.
Why is Taylor Swift so popular? Taylor Swift is popular largely because she makes conventional music. Making a conventional sound lowers the risk of alienating listeners. Like Ed Sheeran and others, when listening to her, you can routinely expect an agreeable sound that is designed for top-chart contention.
Introduction and Early Life: Rihanna is a famous international pop singer. Her real name is “Robyn Rihanna Fenty”. Born in Saint Michael, Barbados on February 20, 1988, the artist was discovered by record producer and video director Evan E. Rogers in 2003.
Stefani Joanne Angelina Germanotta (born March 28, 1986), known professionally as Lady Gaga, is an American singer, songwriter, and actress. She is known for her unconventionality and provocative work as well as visual experimentation. Gaga began her musical career performing songs at open mic nights and school plays.
Introduction and Early Life: Elvis Presley was perhaps the most popular singer and the greatest cultural force in the 20th century. Often referred to as “the King of Rock ‘N’ Roll”, he is single-handedly credited with popularizing rock & roll on an international level.
Enrique [Iglesias] is so hot right now”. Nevertheless, Mars used his childhood nickname Bruno and changed his surname to Mars, in an effort to "avoid being stereotyped". Tyler, The Creator. In the song "Yonkers", Tyler, The Creator disparages numerous artists, including Bruno Mars.
The Story of How Adele Became Famous Will Make You Love Her Even More By Kate Beaudoin | June 16, 2015 On June 9, the United Kingdom's Official Charts Company announced a major milestone for their resident soul singer, Adele: Her sophomore album, 21, is the best-selling U.K. record of the decade so far.
Mariah Carey (born March 27, 1969 or 1970) is an American singer and songwriter. Referred to as the "Songbird Supreme" by the Guinness World Records, she is noted for her five-octave vocal range, vocal power, melismatic style, and signature use of the whistle register.
No wonder she is more famous than other singers. She is married to one of the best defenders (center back to be precise) of our times. How can one not know her. She even sang Waka Waka for FIFA World Cup. Do you need more reasons ? Well, on a serious note she is a very good singer and her voice has a certain different charm to it.
Britney Spears secured a recording contract with Jive Records in 1997. She released her debut album …Baby One More Time in 1999. Within the next few years, Spears would establish herself as one of the most famous figures in mainstream popular music and popular culture.
Since 1970, John's band, of which he is the pianist and lead singer, has been known as the Elton John Band. The band has had multiple line-up changes, but Nigel Olsson, Davey Johnstone, and Ray Cooper have been members (albeit non-consecutively) since 1970 (Olsson), 1972 (Johnstone) and 1974 (Cooper).
Kelly Clarkson is an American Idol winner who went on to record several top 10 hits including "Breakaway," "Behind These Hazel Eyes" and "Because of You." Synopsis Born on April 24, 1982, in Fort Worth, Texas, Kelly Clarkson won the first season of American Idol in 2002, winning the million-dollar prize of an RCA record contract.
Freddie Mercury (born Farrokh Bulsara; 5 September 1946 – 24 November 1991) was a British singer, songwriter and record producer, best known as the lead vocalist of the rock band Queen. He was known for his flamboyant stage persona and four-octave vocal range.
Her mother is Tish Cyrus and her father is country singer Billy Ray Cyrus. She became engaged to actor Liam Hemsworth; but the couple briefly split in 2013 before resuming their engagement in 2016. She dated Patrick Schwarzenegger for about a year while she and Hemsworth were apart.
Introduction and Early Life: American singer, actress and model Whitney Houston was one of the greatest and most important female pop stars of all time. Known for her distinctive melodic and virtuosic singing style, she has sold more than 200 million records worldwide.
R.I.P. Prince: 11 Deep Cuts From the Purple One's Vast Catalog It was 1984's Purple Rain-- his first No. 1 album on the Billboard 200 -- released in conjunction with the film of the same name, that cemented him as one of the greatest artists of his generation, earning him two Grammys, and Oscar and a victory over Michael Jackson's Thriller for Favorite Pop/Rock Album at the 1985 American Music Awards.
Honestly, this list is corrupt, I mean Selena Gomez, Miley Cyrus, and Katy Perry have some talent, but nothing like Demi Lovato's range. She hits EVERY song live perfectly. And it has so much emotion and realness to it, unlike any of the female singers on this list.
Introduction and Early Life: John Lennon was arguably the most celebrated – and certainly the most intellectual and polished – songwriter in rock history. The English singer-songwriter, musician and activist rose to unprecedented worldwide popularity as founder member and leader of the rock band, the Beatles.
Recently, Jay-Z was ranked as one of the most successful artists of the millennium and was also placed next to the likes of iconic rappers including 50 Cent, Nelly and Eminem. Most of his works reflect bits and pieces of his troubled, drug-ridden childhood.
Stevie ended her recording label relationship with Atlantic Records after the release of The Enchanted Works of Stevie Nicks in 1998. Stevie later signed with Warner Bros./Reprise Records. Q. Who are Stevie’s backup singers? A. Stevie’s current backup singers are Sharon Celani and Lori Nicks.
Johnny Cash Sings the Songs That Made Him Famous is the second studio album by American singer-songwriter Johnny Cash. It was originally released on 13 November 1958, but later re-issued in 2003, under the label Varèse Sarabande, with four different versions of tracks already present on the original LP as a bonus.