I picked Aaliyah for this essay, due to the fact that she contributed some things to her genres of music that no one else can or could. Such as bringing back the teen girl's voice back to R&B. She also had a absence between her albums that only deepened her appearance to the world. Lastly her voice is unlike anyone else’s and R&B Golden era will forever have a icon.
Beyonce Knowles is a significant person because she was the lead vocalist of the R&B group Destiny’s Child. Destiny’s Child used to be a group called Girl Tyme. But, in 1993 there was a shake up in the group only leaving four people left. So Destiny’s Child worked together as a group to make a
Beyoncé in my opinion has not only inspired many teens,but also grown women.She inspired people not to give up,for example when I see Beyoncé up on stage,she really motivates me to keep going and that anything is possible if I put my mind to it. Beyoncé has also proven to woman that we are very powerful and we have to stand up for ourselves no matter what she is one of the best singers ever recognized and she is also a fantastic role model for all
Two women from two different backgrounds have so much in common yet they are so different. One grew up in Houston, Texas while the other grew up in Saint Michael, Barbados. Even though these two women have had very different up bringing the one thing they have in common is their great voices. These two women’s background, musical style, and other career ventures make them both two of the best female artist in their field.
Beyonce is one of the best singing female alive, she goes by Queen Bee. She has earned many Grammys, Beyonce has earned sixth number one album on Top Billboard . She’s married to the one the best rapper Jay-z , She has one daughter Blue Ivy and pregnant with twins.
Fantasia Barrino is a well-known singer with lots of talent and growing talent (Fonseca, 2006). She is motivation to the upcoming singers, teen girls, and music lovers.
Whitney Houston is considered as one of the greatest singers of our generation. According to the Guinness Book of World Records, she holds the record of being the most rewarded female artist of all time. I chose her as my topic, because she represents resiliency and tenacity, despite her troubled experiences with drugs and her personal life. Whitney Houston comes from a family with an amazing, musical pedigree; her mother, Cissy Houston, was a successful back-up singer for Aretha Franklin and Elvis Presley. Dionne Warwick is her first cousin and Aretha Franklin is her godmother. In 1983, Houston was signed to Arista Records and music executive, Clive Davis, became her mentor and helped launch her successful career. Whitney Houston was
Beyonce was born on September 4,1981 in Houston, Texas. Her parents are Tina and Matthew Knowles. Beyonce’s full name is Beyonce Giselle Knowles-Carter. She also has 3 siblings Their names are Solnage Knowles, Bianca Lawson, and Nixon Knowles. Her nickname is Queen B. Queen B started singing at a very young age. She also danced. She attended two Elementary School, Parker Elementary and St. Mary’s. Beyonce went to Alief Elks High School in Houston, Texas, but she did not go to any colleges.
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.
Released in 2016 Lemonade is the sixth album recorded by American singer and songwriter Beyoncé Knowles. The famous artist was born in Houston, Texas to parents of African-American and Louisiana Creole descent. This has shaped a lot of her music in today’s industry, especially in this most recent album. Beyoncé is known as one of the most influential voices of popular culture since her rise to fame as a part of former R&B girl-group Destiny’s Child in the 1990s. The album covers countless of today’s world issues, but most importantly racial discrimination against African American women. The artist speaks up about this prejudice and attempts to empower listeners of the same background through her lyrics as well as her music videos.
In the one-hour documentary, Miley: The Movement, pop sensation Miley Cyrus grants viewers extraordinary access into her exuberant and spirited life as she ascends to the top of the iTunes chart with her album Bangerz. As a teenage Disney princess, Miley accumulated millions of devoted fans; now, just a few years later, Miley’s suggestive music videos and public displays have permanently replaced the blond wig of her childhood image with an original and controversial persona while at the same time embracing her passion: music. Whether in the studio alongside Britney Spears, preparing for an unforgettable Video Music Award performance, or on set of her latest music video “Wrecking Ball,” Miley radiates confidence throughout her progressive
Reba Mcentire was born on march 28, 1955 in McAlester, Oklahoma. Reba’s childhood was crazy.Reba Mcentire mom worked a day job,so Reba Mcentire childhood was a little ruff. Reba Mcentire grow up fifty-five miles outside of the Texas border. Reba Mcentire dad was a famous steer roper ,so as a child Reba travels a lot. On these trips Reba found her passion in singing. Reba and her and younger her siblings learn to sing and harmonize with each other ,so they started a band called the singing Mcentires. They performed at rodeos before her younger siblings quit. Reba went on as a soloist a performed several time.
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.
Whitney Houston was born on August 9, 1963, in Newark, New Jersey. Her mother Cissy Houston, cousin Dionne Warwick and godmother Aretha Franklin were all legendary figures in American gospel, soul, and pop music. Her mother was the choir minister at New Hope Baptist Church, and that is where Whitney got her start. At the age of 15 Whitney was performing often with her mother and trying to get a record deal of her own. She was discovered by a photographer who was awed by her natural beauty. She soon became an extremely sought-after teenage model, one of the first African-American women to appear on the cover of Seventeen magazine but music remained her true love.When she was 19, Whitney Houston was discovered in a nightclub by the renowned
Whitney Houston was born on August 9, 1963, in Newark, New Jersey, into a talented singing family. The youngest of three children, her mother, Cissy, was a successful backing singer. Whitney's singing career began in the local gospel choir but she quickly graduated to backing singing with the likes of Lou Rawls and Chaka Khan, when she also worked as a model. At the age of 18, Whitney was signed to record label Arista Records, with whom she produced the album, 'Whitney Houston' with 'Saving All My Love For You' earning her a Grammy Award. Her second album, the uninspiringly titled 'Whitney', was the first album by a woman to enter at number one in the charts. Its first four singles all made #1 in the Billboard chart. 'I Wanna Dance With Somebody