Whitney Elizabeth Houston was one of the most popular singers, producers, actors and models from the 80’s through the 90’s. She is better known by musical albums: “My Love Is Your Love”, “I’m Your Baby Tonight”, “The Bodyguard” and the lead role in the film “The Bodyguard”. She was born on August 9, 1963, in Newark, New Jersey, to Cissy and John Houston. Her mother also was a singer who’s career affected on Whitney’s future. The Houston’s family had moved to East Orange right after the 1967 the Newark riots.
In Biography.com it states,” Diana is an american pop singer,actress,and record producer.”Diana Ross has won a lot of awards. Last year in 2016 she got the presidential medal of freedom,and in 2007 she got an award for all of her hard work. She is famous because she was the lead singer for the supremes, which are the most successful female vocal group in pop music.One of her most famous songs are “ Ain’t no Mountain Higher.” There was a group called the primettes which were a sister group that Diana joined at the age of 15. The group had auditioned for Motown Records and used their song,”There Goes My Baby.”One of her neighbors was an American singer and songwriter named Smokey Robinson.Diana has won an Oscar award for her acting in “Lady Sings The Blues.” She has also gotten a lifetime award by B.E.T. and the Grammy’s.In 1999 she was name United Kingdom’s most successful female artists in its history.She was an influential artist to rising stars like Beyonce,Janet Jackson,Mariah Carey, and Jennifer Lopez.On 1/14/70 Diana gave her last performance with The Supremes in Las Vegas at the Frontier Hotel.Between 1964 through 1967 the girls sang no less than 10 number one hit songs that reached the top 40 in the U.K.
Jackie Evancho is a classical crossover singer. (2) This means that she sings music that is partly pop and partly operatic. (3) She is also a child prodigy, which means that she is extraordinarily talented for her age. (4) When she was 10 years old, Jackie Evancho became the runner-up on America 's Got Talent. (5) Jackie Evancho is also a model for GUESS Kids.
A teenager himself, Elvis’s popularity came from teenage girls- who usually pined over his good looks and attractive voice. His sensual dance moves and music captivated many rowdy teenagers. After his appearance on The Ed Sullivan Show, Presley’s popularity reached a new high. Retail stores began selling Elvis products- Elvis
By the time I had started my freshmen year, I had already acclimated to my new school in East Texas that did not have a theater program. Admittedly, the transition without a theater class proved to be especially difficult for me, but that year I was introduced to my first “official” speech course. It was in that class that I realized while I may have been shy with one-on-one conversations, speaking in front of a group of thirty people was a breeze. Throughout my high school career, especially in during my junior year, how I spoke became more of an asset to me that I could have ever imagined. One especially challenging course for a majority of my class was dual-credit Speech.
Etta James was born Jamesetta Hawkins in Los Angeles and had a very tumultuous childhood as she was brought up by foster parents who ill-treated her. By the age of 5, she was known as a gospel prodigy, gaining fame by singing in her church choir and on the radio. At 12, she moved north to San Francisco, formed a trio and was soon working for band leader Johnny Otis. Four years later, she recorded, Roll with Me Henry, with the Otis band. James’ solo career was a slow starter, and she spent several years cutting low-selling singles for Modern and touring small clubs until 1960, when Leonard Chess signed her to a new record deal.
Chopin spent her childhood in a attic constantly reading new books as well as being told stories about her great-great-grandmother who was a very successful person. Chopin had high hopes as being as or more successful as her great-great-grandmother.After attending an all girls school and moving on to college, she met Oscar Chopin, a french born cotton factor. They married in 1870 and had a total of six children. Her first writings only really started once Oscar died in 1884, her writings consisted of a poem called “If it Might Be” and a piece of music called “Polka for Piano”. Within her twelve years of writing, she produced a play, a few novels, and almost 100 short stories.
In her band named “No Doubt”, she was the lead vocalist. Her solo album named “Love Angel Music Baby” was launched in 2004. The album was greatly successful and more than 7 million copies of this album were sold worldwide. She is happily married to Gavin Rossdale and this couple has 3 kids. With the dynamic career of Stefani, her appearances are also dynamic and continuously changing.
She also has helped shape jazz music. She has won many Grammy Awards, and she got inducted to the Rock and roll Hall of Fame making her one of the best jazz pioneers in the 20th century. Billie Holiday got inspired by her influencers so that when she realized that she wanted to start her own singing career. Billie Holiday began singing in her early years in Baltimore , Maryland where she was brought up until
Ella’s fame and success started when she was discovered in an amateur singing contest. She amazed the judges with her voice and moved on to amazing things. Ella went to become the top female jazz singer for decades and earned the nickname “First Lady of Song”. In the 1950’s – 60’s, Ella became even more popular. She worked with Dizzy Gillespie and his band and vert famous producers.