American rapper and entrepreneur, Shawn Corey Carter, better known by his stage name Jay-Z, is one of the biggest names in ˜Rap' and in the genre of hip-hop. He is not only one of the most successful rappers but also a successful entrepreneur, who owns an entertainment company named ˜Roc Nation'. His albums have approximately sold over 50 million copies globally and he has received a number of awards. Many of his albums have time and again charted popular countdowns including the famous ˜Billboard 200'. His large catalog of music speaks volumes about his hard-work and ruthless, aspiring quality. As an entrepreneur, he owns the 40/40 Club, Def Jam Records, Roc Nation Sports, Roc-A-Fella and he is also a qualified NBA sports representative. 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. Despite coming from a very run-of-the-mill background, Jay-Z is a millionaire artist today and continues to mesmerize fans with his enchanting records. Work aside, he has been extremely reserved about his private life and also managed to keep his relationship with singer/actress Beyonce Knowles under wraps. He is currently married to her and the couple has a daughter.
K-pop vocalist who rose to fame as a member of the boy band Bangtan Boys (BTS). They won a 2013 MelOn Music Award and 2014 and 2015 Golden Disk Awards, among others. In 2017, they became the first Kpop group to win a Billboard award.
Mia Fizz is a young YouTube star who belongs to the YouTube family, ˜The Fizz'. Mia is the elder sister of <a title='Sienna' href='/famous/sienna-vegankidtv.htm'>Sienna</a> Fizz and together, they own a separate YouTube channel named as ˜Fizz Sisters'. Their parents too, are YouTube stars. Mia usually uploads food and lifestyle related videos. Most of her videos are about vegan recipes as the entire Fizz family is fond of vegan diet. Mia has a separate channel of her own in which she uploads some really interesting videos. Of late, she has been uploading videos on menstrual cycles and relationships. Her channel has managed to rack up more than 190,000 subscribers so far.
While the popular social media channels are full of young artists in the fields of singing and dancing, people with talent in other areas too make their careers by creating an image on these sites. One such artist who has successfully built a niche for himself with sheer hard work and determination is Cash Nasty. He used to work as an assistant manager at Wal-Mart. He started his career at a young age immediately after completing his schooling. However, Cash Nasty wanted to have a career in acting and media. He always wanted to make a career making other people laugh and celebrate. Hence he decided to initiate his presence on social media sites for the purpose of achieving his objectives. Thus he opened his profile pages both on YouTube and Twitch.
Tyra Banks is an American former supermodel, actor, author, producer, entrepreneur, and television personality. She is best known for creating, producing and presenting the long-running reality television series 'America's Next Top Model'. She also created and hosted the twice Emmy winning daytime talk-show, 'The Tyra Banks Show', for five years. Banks, who gained recognition as a supermodel, originally wanted to be a writer or producer working in the film industry. Being teased by her older brother as well as her peers for her disproportionate body shape and dark skin color, she hardly ever imagined modeling as a career option until she was encouraged by a classmate and became aware of her potential. Despite initial discouragement from professionals, she eventually bagged a high profile modeling assignment after a French scout spotted her. She went on to model for every leading clothing line and was featured on the covers of prestigious magazines like 'GQ' and 'Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Issue' as the first black woman. Over the years, she has dabbled at everything from writing, singing, acting, to teaching. However, it is her genuine personality, rather than her outward beauty, that helped her make into 'TIME' magazine's list of most influential people.
Ellie Hiyar is an internet sensation who became popular for her relationship with actor <a title='Jack Grazer' href='/famous/jack-grazer.htm'>Jack Grazer</a>. They both have uploaded many videos about their relationship on various social media platforms. Thanks to her popularity, she quickly managed to accumulate a huge number of followers on her Instagram account. Though Ellie created her YouTube channel only recently, she has already amassed 10,000 subscribers in a short period of time. Ellie also created a separate Instagram account to post her photos that are inspired by many Hollywood classics. Apart from posting videos along with her boyfriend, Ellie also makes videos on makeup and skincare. She is well on her way to becoming a fashion icon.
Stephen James Hendry is a British model and ex-footballer. He started playing football for youth clubs at a young age and eventually played in the 'Coca Cola Football League I'. He also played for ˜AFC Wimbledon' and ˜Nea Salamis Famagusta' before playing internationally for Scotland in the Under 18 team. He smoothly transitioned from soccer to modeling after being scouted by Elite Model Management in Barcelona. Stephen James Hendry has worked for top brands and fashion designers including Calvin Klein, Diesel, Philipp Plein, Takeshy Kurosawa, XTI, GQ, Men's Health Magazine and many others. Apart from Elite Model Management, Hendry is also associated with Storm Modeling Agency, I Love Models and Wilhelmina Models. He is also quite popular on Instagram with over 2.2 million followers on his channel ˜whoiselijah'. He uses the channel to promote latest fashion trends, a healthy lifestyle and his passion for boxing and football. James is also incredibly famous for his tattoos all over his body, which include portraits of icons and even Queen Elizabeth II.
Singer, influencer and YouTube creator who has gone viral with her covers of <a title='Ariana Grande' href='/famous/ariana-grande.htm'>Ariana Grande</a> songs. Her Instagram account has 120,000 followers and she has earned 8 million views on YouTube.
Josh Killacky is a professional dancer, choreographer, actor, and director who shot to fame after dancing in viral YouTube videos like ˜What Do You Mean / Epic HoverBoard Dance Cover @justinbieber', ˜Jade Chynoweth & Josh Killacky Killing Janelle Ginestra's Choreography!!!', and ˜Missy Elliott - WTF (Where They From) @_TriciaMiranda Choreography'. He started dancing at an early age and then took ballet, jazz, modern dance, and hip-hop lessons to further his talents. He is associated with the dance group BotBroz, in which he is a lead dancer and choreographer alongside David Moore. They are the only non-vocal artists to have ever performed on ˜Good Morning America'. The young performing artist has danced his way through some of the biggest TV shows including, ˜Nickelodeon Kids Sports', ˜Nickelodeon Kids Choice and Halo Awards', ˜Dance Moms', ˜X Factor', ˜MTV “ Todrick Hall Documentary', ˜BET Awards', and ˜Dancing with the Stars'. Josh often collaborates with fellow dance sensations Jade Chynoweth, Twitch, Tricia Miranda, Janelle Ginestra and others. He has also acted in the movie ˜One Shot'. More recently, Killacky has acted in and directed his short Anti-bullying film ˜When is too Late' and choreographed for the movie ˜Howard High'.
Rebecca Parham is an American YouTuber who predominantly posts a wide range of comedic animations and cartoons on her channel ˜Let Me Explain Studios'. She is also the founder, CEO and creative director of the animation studio with the same name. Known for her expressive characters, Parham has gained popularity by doing animated story telling through the techniques she learnt in her graduation school. It was only after the collaboration titled ˜How to Creep Out Your Favorite YouTubers at Conventions' with her YouTuber friends in 2017, that her YouTube following started to shoot up. A member of the animated story telling community, Rebecca Parham's career had a gradual start but her enthusiasm and dedication has helped her make a mark in the juggernaut that is YouTube.
Brett Barrett, popularly known as TDBarrett, is a Canadian YouTube gamer who gained fame after starting to post gameplay and commentary videos on his YouTube channel ˜TDBarrett'. He is most famous for playing the ˜Madden' series of American football video games and ˜NBA 2K' series of basketball simulation games. He has been posting videos since 2015 and his channel has gained more than 435k subscribers. He is one of the few YouTube gamers who had the stats of getting more than 280k views each day in 2017, making his channel one of the most popular gaming channels. ˜Can LeBron James Catch A Hail Mary Before Odell Beckham Jr Can Hit A Half Court Shot?', ˜Could The Last 10 MVPS Together Go 164-0? NBA 2K17 Challenge', ˜Can One 7 Foot 7 Steph Curry Defeat The Whole Cleveland Cavaliers Team? NBA 2K17 Challenge', and ˜Can Steph Curry Hit A Full court Shot Before Shaq Can Hit A Three Pointer? NBA 2K17' are some of the most popular videos on his channel.
Orlando Brown is an African-American actor, rapper, voice actor, and singer who rose to stardom after acting in the role of Eddie Thomas on the popular Disney Channel show ˜That's So Raven'. He is popular for his performances as 3J in ˜Family Matters', Tiger in ˜Major Payne', and Frankie in the movie ˜Eddie's Million Dollar Cook-Off'. Orlando is also famous for portraying Damey Wayne on the TV show ˜Waynehead' and Max on ˜Two of a Kind'. Some of his other famous works include ˜Fillmore!', ˜The End', ˜Perfect Game', and ˜Bloody Hands'. Additionally, he has released two albums named ˜Trade It All' and ˜Fuck My Name'. Some of his more popular singles include, ˜Picassos' Nightmare', ˜Mad at Ya', and ˜Will It Go Round in Circles'. The actor is also known for his violent social media outbursts and vlogs under the influence of drugs. Once a promising actor, Orlando has in recent years failed to get a lot of work. However, he is still active on Instagram and Twitter and enjoys a considerable fan following.