Sunday, July 13, 2008
Mariah Carey is an American singer, songwriter, record producer, and actress. She made her recording debut in 1990 under the guidance of Columbia Records executive Tommy Mottola, and became the first recording artist to have her first five singles top the U.S. Billboard Hot 100 chart. In 2002, Carey signed with Island Records, and after a relatively unsuccessful period, she returned to pop music in 2005. Carey was named the best-selling female pop artist of the millennium at the 2000 World Music Awards. She has had the most number-one singles for a solo artist in the United States (eighteen; second artist overall behind The Beatles), where, according to the Recording Industry Association of America, she is the third best-selling female recording artist in the U.S. In addition to her commercial accomplishments, Carey has earned five Grammy Awards, and is well-known for her vocal range, power, melismatic style, and use of the whistle register.
Name: Mariah Carey
Birth Name: Mariah Angela Carey
Height: 5' 9''
Birth Date: March 27, 1970
Birth Place: Huntington, New York, USA
Profession: Actress, Producer, Composer, Director
Education: Oldfield Middle School
Greenlawn's Harborfields High School (graduated in 1987)
MARIA CAREY - WITHOUT YOU
MARIAH CAREY - I'll Be Lovin' U Long Time
Labels: America: Mariah Carey
Tuesday, July 8, 2008
Nicole Mary Kidman is an Academy Award-winning Australian actress. In 2006, she was the highest-paid actress in the motion picture industry. After making various appearances in film and television, Kidman received her breakthrough role in the 1989 thriller Dead Calm. Her performances in several films, such as To Die For (1995), Moulin Rouge! (2001), and The Hours (2002), have won her much critical acclaim. In 2003, Kidman received her Star on the Walk of Fame in Hollywood, California. Kidman is also a UNIFEM and UNICEF Goodwill Ambassador, and a singer. She is also well-known for her former marriage to the actor Tom Cruise and as her current marriage to the noted country musician Keith Urban. Because she was born to Australian parents in Honolulu, Hawaii, Kidman has dual citizenship of Australia and the United States of America. In 2006, Kidman was made a Companion of the Order of Australia, Australia's highest civilian honor.
Name: Nicole Kidman
Birth Name: Nicole Mary Kidman
Date of birth: June 20, 1967
Place of birth: Honolulu, Hawaii, USA
Height: 5' 10½
Weight: 120 lbs
Profession: actress, producer
Education: St Martin's Youth Theater in Melbourne, Australia
Australian Theater for Young People in Sydney, Australia
Philip Street Theater in Australia (majored in Voice, Production and Theater History)
Labels: Australia: Nicole Kidman
Friday, July 4, 2008
Katherine Ann Moss, also known as Kate Moss, is an English model. She is known for her waifish figure, uncommon modeling height, and many advertising campaigns. She is also notorious for her high-profile relationships and party lifestyle. Moss has appeared on over 300 magazine covers. Moss was discovered at the age of 14 by Sarah Doukas (the founder of Storm Model Management)in 1988, at JFK Airport in New York City, after a holiday in the Bahamas. Moss was voted 8th in Celebrity Sleuths 25 Sexiest Women of 2004, 8th in Maxims 50 Sexiest Women of 1999 and 22nd in FHM 100 Sexiest Women of 1995. Men's magazine Arena named her as their Sexiest Woman in their 150th issue. In March 2007, Moss won the Sexiest Woman NME Award. She made her first appearance in the British women's Sunday Times Rich List in 2007, where she was estimated to be worth £45 million. She ranked as the 99th richest woman in Britain. In July 2007, earning an estimated total of $9 million in the past 12 months, Forbes magazine named her second on the list of the World's 15 top-earning supermodels.
Name: Kate Moss
Birth name: Katherine Moss
Date of birth: January 16, 1974
Place of birth: Addiscomb, Croydon, Surrey, England, U.K.
Height: 5' 6"
Weight: 49 kg
Hair color: naturally brown, currently blonde
Eye color :hazel
Dress size: UK 6
Shoe size: UK 6.5
Profession: actress, model
Labels: England: Kate Moss
Saturday, June 28, 2008
Yasmin Brunet is a Brazilian supermodel who appeared in the 2008 Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Issue. She owns a home in Ipanema and has a tattoo on her left foot. She is the daughter of Luiza Brunet who has twice appeared on the cover of Playboy magazine (Brazilian issue). She has modelled for Calzedonia, Disritmia, Escada and appeared on the cover of Elle (Brazilian).
Name: Yasmin Brunet
Date of birth: June 6, 1988
Place of birth: Gávea, Rio de Janeiro Flag of Brazil Brazil
Height: 5 ft 8 in (1.73 m)
Hair color: Naturally Brown
Eye color: Brown
Labels: Brazil: Yasmin Brunet
Thursday, June 26, 2008
Alicia J. Augello-Cook, better known by her stage name Alicia Keys, is an American R&B and neo soul singer-songwriter, pianist and actress, who has sold over 30 million albums worldwide as of 2008, and has won numerous awards, including eleven Grammy Awards, seventeen Billboard Music Awards, three American Music Awards. At the 2008 BET awards Keys was the recipient of the Best female R&B artist of the year. Her debut album, "Songs in A Minor" was a worldwide success and received five Grammy Awards in a single night in 2002, a record for female artists, which she shares with Lauryn Hill (1999), Norah Jones (2003), Beyonce (2004), and Amy Winehouse (2008). Keys made her big-screen debut in early 2007 in the crime film Smokin' Aces, co-starring as an assassin named Georgia Sykes. Keys received much praise from her co-stars in the film. Alicia Keys recently signed a deal as spokesperson with Glacéau's Vitamin Water that is worth more than $25 million.
Name: Alicia Keys
Birth Name: Alicia Augello Cook
Height: 5' 8"
Weight: 110 lbs
Date of birth: January 25, 1981
Place of birth: Manhattan, New York, USA
Profession: musician, song writer
Education: The Professional Performance Arts School in Manhattan, New York (majored in Choir; graduated in 1997), Columbia University in New York (did not attend so she could pursue singing professionally)
Natural hair color: black
Eyes color: brown
Ethnicity: Italian, Afro-American
Alicia Keys - No One
Alicia Keys - Girlfriend
Labels: America: Alicia Keys
Friday, June 20, 2008
Paris Whitney Hilton is an American celebutante, singer, actress, model, and businesswoman. She is best-known through the television series The Simple Life. She has appeared in several minor film roles, most notably in the horror film House of Wax in 2005. In 2004 she published a tongue-in-cheek autobiography. In 2006, she released her debut album Paris. Hilton's career pursuits include singing, modeling, acting, writing, and television. As a result of several legal incidents, Hilton served a widely publicized sentence in an L.A. County jail facility in 2007. According to Forbes Magazine, she earned approximately $2 million in 2003–2004, $6.5 million in 2004–2005, and $7 million in 2005–2006. In a poll conducted by the Associated Press and AOL, Hilton was voted the second "Worst Celebrity Role Model of 2006", behind Britney Spears. Critics suggest that Hilton epitomizes the title of famous for being famous; echoing that sentiment, the Associated Press conducted what they called an experiment in February 2007, trying not to report on Hilton for a whole week.
Name: Paris Hilton
Birth Name: Paris Whitney Hilton
Height: 5' 8"
Weight: 52 kg
Date of birth: February 17, 1981
Place of birth: New York City, New York, USA
Profession: Actor, Writer, Musician, Model, Businesswoman
Education: The Dwight School in New York City
Buckley School in Sherman Oaks, California
Earned GED in 1999
Nothing In This World
Labels: America: Paris Hilton