Numerous ˜Grammy Award' winner, singer-songwriter and country-pop star Taylor Swift is living every teenager's dream. Born in a small town, she changed the way the current generation perceived country music. Being compared to the likes of legendary country artists such as Dolly Parton and Willie Nelson, Swift was only sixteen when she released her debut album. She is not only a great vocalist, but the 27 year old can also skilfully play instruments such as the guitar, piano and ukulele. She is the only female artist to have won two ˜Album of the Year' awards at the Grammy's. Her chart-busters like ˜Love Story' and ˜You Belong with Me' brought her global recognition. With the release of every album, she breaks her own record. She is an inspiration to several aspiring artists. Not only is she listed in the platinum-selling albums of all time, she also embodies compassion as she has extended unending support to several charitable organisations. She aims for the stars and reaches greater heights without any hesitation.
Whenever we talk about Minecraft game, we're instantly reminded of the clever, resourceful, video-game addict, Joseph Garrett. The teen prodigy rose to fame for his animated YouTube character Mr. Stampy that presented tips and tricks for Minecraft. He compiled his experiences in the form of a YouTube channel. With over 5 billion views and over 7.8 million subscribers, it turned out to be the most viewed non-celebrity channel in 2014. Garrett began his career with light ˜Let's Play' videos, which he filmed for his own amusement. Seeing its rising popularity among kids, he made them ˜child-friendly' and started producing more videos under the banner. Garrett found his audience in kids (mainly 6 to 14 years old) therefore, he chose an orange-and-white kitty named Stampy to comment on popular games, mainly Minecraft. He uses real-life characters like iBallisticSquid (played by his friend David Spencer), Netty (played by his sister) and Sqaishey Quack (played by his girlfriend Bethany Bates), which makes his videos more entertaining and life-like.
Eric Marlon Bishop, better known by his screen name Jamie Foxx, is a multifaceted entertainer”he is an actor, comedian, musician and radio host all rolled into one. He was a very talented youngster at school and participated in a variety of activities. His musical abilities were evident from childhood and he began playing the piano when he was just five. He was also a top ranking student and skilled at playing sports like basketball and football. As a teenager he also sang for a music band and was often appreciated for his ability to make his classmates laugh. He began his career as a stand-up comedian before moving on to acting. He was chosen to play a football player in the film ˜Any Given Sunday' because of his sporting background. More film roles followed and he reached the peak of his acting career with the biopic ˜Ray' for which he won an Academy Award and also a BAFTA Award. In addition to being a successful actor, he is also a Grammy Award winning musician who has released four albums, out of which two were accredited platinum status. This talented entertainer had also had his share of controversies due his brushes with the law and for his insensitive comments about other performers.
Maisy Jude Marion Stella is a Canadian actor, and singer, better known as the half of the sister music duo ˜Lennon and Maisy.' She rose to prominence with her role as ˜Daphne Conrad' in the ˜ABC's' musical drama series, ˜Nashville,' which was later moved to ˜CMT.' She has earned attention with her singing and acting abilities. Born in Ontario, Canada, she grew up in a musical family, as she is the younger daughter of the music duo ˜The Stellas.' Though she has never received any training, Maisy sings in two part harmony with her sister and also plays various musical instruments. Always interested in acting, she auditioned for the series ˜Nashville' and both the sisters were selected for the show. They needed publicity to obtain their work visas, so they uploaded a cover of ˜Call Your Girlfriend,' and overnight garnered fame and following. After that there was no looking back; the sisters have since released a number of covers, many of which have made to the charts. Maisy and her sister have also published a children's book, ˜In The Waves,' based on their original song of same title. She has performed at various shows and festivals and has also appeared on media shows.
Dick Van Dyke, born as Richard Wayne Van Dyke is an American actor, singer, dancer, comedian, and producer. The elder brother of the late entertainer Jerry Van Dyke and father of actor Barry Van Dyke, he has worked for about seven decades in the entertainment industry. He first got fame from his radio and stage career and then went on to play his breakthrough role of Rob Petrie in CBS's ˜The Dick Van Dyke Show,' a sitcom that ran from 1961 to 1966. Besides TV, Dyke also made prominent appearances in musical films and movies, such as ˜Bye Bye Birdie', ˜Curious George', ˜Mary Poppins', ˜Night at the Museum: Secret of the Tomb' and ˜Curious George', to name a few. He also served in the United States Air Force during the World War II. Born to Loren Wayne "Cookie" Van Dyke, a salesman, and Hazel Victoria, a stenographer, the future actor grew up in Danville, Illinois, alongside his brother Jerry. He went on to attend Danville High School where his schoolmates were Bobby Short and Donald O'Connor, both of whom would go on to become successful entertainers. Dyke became a computer animation enthusiast in 1991. His passion was seen in ˜The Dick Van Dyke Show Revisited' and ˜Diagnosis: Murder' where he used his own 3D-rendered effects. He has also displayed his computerized imagery work at SIGGRAPH. A father of four, the American actor has been married twice. The veteran actor is the recipient of numerous awards including the SAG Life Achievement Award.
Singer-songwriter and pianist who fronts the American rock band Evanescence, the group known for their breakout single "Bring Me To Life." She was also featured on the Seether hit "Broken." Alongside her in Evanescence are rhythm guitarist <a title='Troy McLawhorn' href='/famous/troy-mclawhorn.htm'>Troy McLawhorn</a>, drummer <a title='Will Hunt' href='/famous/will-hunt.htm'>Will Hunt</a>, lead guitarist <a title='Terry Balsamo' href='/famous/terrybalsamo.htm'>Terry Balsamo</a> and bassist <a title='Tim McCord' href='/famous/tim-mccord.htm'>Tim McCord</a>.
Sarah Ingham is an English vlogger who gained popularity as the matriarch of the YouTube channel ˜The Ingham Family.' She posts personal vlogs about her family that includes her husband and three children. She also runs a solo channel titled ˜Sarah Says' and is a part of her family's secondary channel called ˜IFAM Extras' as well. Extremely creative and fun-loving, Ingham is one of the most inspiring female figures on social media. As a mother of three small children, she is quite mature and responsible. She takes care of her family and also manages her social media career effortlessly. Besides YouTube, she is also active on other social media platforms and shares her family's escapades on Instagram, Twitter, and Snapchat as well. Talking about Ingham's personality, she is a gentle, caring, and family-oriented woman. As a busy wife and mother, she serves as an inspiration to numerous young women who are dealing with family responsibilities.
Andree Bonifacio is a young Filipino-Canadian dancer, singer, and actress. She established herself as a talented dancer, quite early in her life. Bonifacio began her dancing career by forming a dance group, ˜Lucky Aces,' with her dance partner, Lucky Ancheta. They created dance videos, which became instant hits on YouTube. Later, the duo was invited to participate in the popular talk show, ˜The Ellen DeGeneres Show.' They were part of a show conducted by American pop star Ariana Grande, in Vancouver. The dancing duo shot to fame when they became the first winners of the Filipino reality dance competition, ˜Dance Kids.' Bonifacio appeared in the singing and impersonation competition, ˜Your Face Sounds Familiar Kids.' She is an actress too, and has made appearances in several Filipino TV series, such as ˜Wansapanataym: Amazing Ving,' and ˜Playhouse.' Bonifacio operates a YouTube channel, ˜Andree Bonifacio.' She is currently concentrating on building her career as a YouTuber by uploading her dance videos every Wednesday.
Original housewife on The Real Housewives of Atlanta who also appeared as Coach Roz on Glee and had a role on the NBC series The New Normal.
One of five boys selected to be a member of the boy band CNCO that was formed through the reality competition series La Banda.
YouTube gamer who goes by the name RageElixir. He's known for his Minecraft: Pocket Edition videos, which he uploads almost daily.
Widely known for comprising one half of the Panton's Squad YouTube channel. He has earned widespread popularity there for his couples' vlogging, including pranks and challenges, alongside his wife <a title='Malinda Panton' href='/famous/malinda-panton.htm'>Malinda Panton</a>.