Diana Ross is internationally known. With a career spanning for over 40 years, Ross is by far one of the best female entertainers of all time. Diana Ross began her career as a singer that evolved as an actress. She began as a member of a famous singing group, which grew into world-wide fame, riches, and family. Diana has led a rags-to-riches life that is one to be admired.
Beyoncé Giselle Knowles is a powerful voice not only when she is singing, but also for political matters such as feminism and racial equality. She is also known as an actress and titled as one of the most famous R&B and soul singers of all time, getting her first hit song at only sixteen years old.
Attention material: She is the most popular female artist since 2006 when she started as a country singer; she has won many Grammy Awards, Kids Choice Awards and People’s Choice Awards with her incredible talent. She is generous, creative and successful; this could be no other than our beloved Taylor Swift.
Beyoncé Knowles is an American Singer, Dancer and Actress. She began her career in the R&B Girl group Destiny’s Child as the lead vocalist spanning over 11 years. They released songs such as ‘Say my Name’, ‘Independent woman part 1’ and ‘Lose my Breath’ in 2004 when they returned from their 2-year hiatus; to name just a few of the top 10 hits. Beyoncé went on to become a solo artist and released her debut ‘Dangerously in Love’ in 2003 which stayed at number one for five consecutive weeks. Since then Beyoncé has released five more albums, appeared in the eight movies one of which gave her an Oscar nomination; Dream girls. While being known for her vast accomplishments, Beyoncé has used her craft to highlight the achievements and struggles of the African- American Community.
Very few celebrities have the accomplishments, determination and global status of Beyoncé. She has the ability, resources and the means to appeal to a plethora of audiences. Here talent has had the ability to transcend generations. Although her main
This album was one of the top albums of that year and ranked in the Billboard 200. It signaled her viability as a solo artist. She has “pulled in more than $500 million in gross earnings as a solo artist” (Forbes). The number one hit for this album was “Crazy in Love”, which featured Jay-Z, also known as HOV. This hit remained number one in the United States for eight weeks. It also was named “the only song to top the charts in both the United Kingdom and United States in 2003 (Crazy). The album was a commercial and critical success and earned Beyoncé five Grammy Awards in 2004 including Best Female R&B Vocal Performance, Best Contemporary R&B Album, and Best R&B Song (Beyoncé). Beyoncé was not only making her mark in the United States but also in Europe. She was awarded Brit Award for Best International Female Solo Artist. Her second solo album, “B’Day” was released in 2006 to be concurrent with her twenty-fifth birthday. . This album sold over 541 thousand copies for the first week of being released. It was then certified three times platinum. Beyoncé became the first woman to ever win the International Artist Award at the 335th Annual American Music Awards (Arenofsky). She also sold past 617,000, on her self-titled secret visual album, which was released on December 13, 2013, and took the spot of number one on the Billboard charts (Beyoncé Knowles). Some of Beyoncé’s hit songs such as, “Baby Boy”, “Dangerously In Love”, “Single Ladies”, “Diva”, and “Irreplaceable” make her an unforgettable artist. Throughout her solo career, she was very successful and her music was listened to
Amelia Earhart has resonated in our society, ever since her death, but she was also a very prominent figure during the Great Depression.
Becoming more of the star in Destiny’s Child performances and songs like “Survivor”, she finally broke out to do her own projects. Starting in movies and releasing her first solo album in 2003 titled “ Dangerously In Love” which ended up selling over ten million copies, and featuring the second out of many features that would include her future rap icon husband Jay-Z. Beyonce's success only continued as she went on into today. With her stunning outfits on the red carpets and at her shows, her concerts being world renowned for the consistent breathtaking choreography and breathtaking visuals making her hailed as being one the living greats. Beyonce has even been praised for inviting the music game, for example dropping her self titled album “Beyonce” a full length visual album without a single shred of promotion that became the fastest selling album in itunes history for two
Without a doubt there is one major performer that certainly stands out within our pop culture world. The name of this very famous American icon is, Dolly Parton. Dolly has surpassed any rags to riches story that ever lived. She has touched the lives of so many individuals over many decades through her many talents. Dolly started her career at a very young age and continued fulfilling her life endeavors through country music, pop music, and even acting. This American icon didn’t stop with just her talents, she also gave back to our society through charity, fundraising, and establishing her own theme park. Dolly Parton was brought up in a very poor family, however through much dedication she became the famous icon everyone idolized today.
Did you know that Beyonce is one of the most famous people in the world? She is famous for her singing and entertainment talents. She is also a director, clothing designer, and recently became a mother. One reason she is so famous is because everybody wants to know about her glamorous life. Read this paper and you will find out all about Beyonce. You can find out about her childhood, influences, problems, accomplishments, and achievements.
Lady Gaga entered the music scene in early 2008 and made big in 2009 with her album the The Fame Monster. Although many of the fans believe that Lady Gaga has a lot of talent, much of the success of her music career can be attributed to factors other than the music itself. In today's music environment, promotion of the music is a major factor that must be accompanying talent for an artist to be a success. Marketing has become one of the driving forces that can help an artist get there music in front of audiences and help them promote their music on a national level. Even though Gaga was an initial success and most of her shows were sold out, she still went bankrupt because of the expenses associated with the marketing budget.
Glamorously gaudy, this self-made post-modern diva, Lady Gaga was the first true millennial superstar. She seems to be stitched together from elements of Madonna, David Bowie, and Freddie Mercury. Mastering the constant connection of the internet era like no other, Gaga has generated countless mini-sensations through her style, her videos, and her music; cultivating a devoted audience she dubbed her "Little Monsters." However it’s hard to understand the end when you don’t know the beginning, so that’s where we’ll start.
According to Lady Gaga’s song, “Because baby I was born this way”, I find it astounding how Dalia Mogahed comments differently, referring to her spiritual faith as a Muslim. Mogahed states that being Muslim is a choice. I can agree as a Mexican American how many people think various opinions when they see an individual practice their faith accordingly and grasp their convictions. Despite the differences of religions, all spiritual practices receive negative thoughts and perspectives. A variety of people believe Muslims and so as for any other religion,that they are being enslaved or forced to display their faith. However, I strongly agree with Mogahed, we should join to fight the negative perceptions of faith “because baby I wasn’t born this
Lady Gaga has become the most influential Pop music artist of our time. An artist's job is to take an image, be it through words or sound, lyrics or song; that explains what it's like to be alive at that time. What makes Lady Gaga's art so unique is that it captures the period we're in right now. Lady Gaga has in the last year and a half become a household name. Maybe you have heard one of her catchy tunes on the radio, and have had the lyrics stuck in your head all day. Perhaps you have seen one of her crazy outfits on TV. Whatever the case Lady Gaga has proven whether it be through music, or fashion that
4) Gaga’s launch as an artist up to 2009 was a success. Her talent and unique personality opened doors for her. Since it was hard to get new artist music on radio, Gaga began touring in small venues so as to gain popularity. She gained a huge fan base as well through optimizing social media cites and Gaga’s team organized some interviews with about 50 popular music bloggers. As a result the interviews reached