The Weeknd is the stage name of Canadian singer, songwriter, and record producer Abel Makkonen Tesfaye. He got recognition after posting many of his songs on YouTube under the username 'The Weeknd'. Inspired by legendary Michael Jackson to become a singer, he was later influenced by R&B stars like Aaliyah, Missy Elliott, Timbaland and The Neptunes. He started his career with mixtapes that he released from his own website for free. His three mixtapes, 'House of Balloons', 'Thursday', and 'Echoes of Silence', helped him create a loyal fan base. All of his studio albums were received with positive reviews. Suffering from shyness and insecurity as a child, Tesfaye made conscious efforts to shun publicity during his early career. He avoided giving interviews and didn't even use his own image in his mixtape covers. He interacted with his fans on Twitter. However, he gained confidence as his songs started to top charts worldwide. He has so far worked with stars like Kanye West, BeyoncÃ©, Ed Sheeran, Kendrick Lamar and Drake. Tesfaye, who wants to be remembered for being unique and different, started with his Jean-Michel Basquiat-inspired hairstyle, which is his most recognizable feature.
Alex Aiono is an American singer who is known for his singles ˜Alphabet Soup' and ˜Doesn't Get Better'. He is a well-known actor and YouTuber as well. The multi-talented personality is also known for his talent of playing multiple instruments like piano, guitar, drum, and bass. The youngster creates his own music/mixes and uploads them on his YouTube channel and other social networking sites like My Space. Today, his YouTube channel has got more than 4 million subscribers. Also, the channel had successfully managed to rack up more than 540 million views by 2016. Besides this, Aiono has a huge fan following on Twitter, Facebook, and Instagram as well. Coming to his passion for songwriting, the stunning singer wrote his first song at the age of four! During his early days, he used to perform on streets and later on, with his passion and hard work, got the opportunity to work with Grammy nominated producers and writers like John Legend, Babyface and Billy Mann.
Chloe East is an American movie actress, model, and dancer. Acting is her first love, followed by dancing. She started dancing since she was two years old, and began modeling at the age of nine. Modeling was never her main focus; in fact, she got her first modeling job because of a dance competition. She faced the camera for the big screen as a teenager, and worked hard until she made a niche for herself in the film industry. There are many things she loves about acting, but her favourite is to do research on the characters, writers, and directors. She acquired her first stage role of Gloria in Fredrick Knott's play ˜Wait Until Dark'. Next, she made her TV debut in the popular HBO Series ˜True Blood', where she portrayed Sheriff Andy's daughter. She would love to act in a Quentin Tarantino film, and shoot a 35mm film. Being an accomplished dancer, she bagged the first position at Starbound Nationals Talent Dance Competition in 2014. She also gained fame at the Revolution Dance Talent competition as a contemporary soloist. She has done a number of commercial ads as well. She launched her YouTube channel”Chloe East”on July 6, 2010, which has gathered 266k subscribers, and 12 million views as of June 2017. She loves cooking, vlogging, acting, editing and directing, and that's what all she uploads on her channel. With over 300k followers, she is also popular on Instagram.
Born Amanda Ava Koci, she is a pop singer who broke through with her third single "Sweet But Psycho." The song topped the Sweden Sverigetopplistan chart. She was also featured in <a title='David Guetta' href='/famous/david-guetta.htm'>David Guetta</a>'s 2018 album titled 7.
Elizabeth Olsen is an American actress best known for her role in the critically acclaimed film ˜Martha Marcy May Marlene' for which she earned much appreciation. She is also known for her role in films like ˜Silent House' and ˜Godzilla'. She is the younger sister of actresses <a title='Mary-Kate' href='/famous/mary-kate-olsen-tvactress.htm'>Mary-Kate</a> and <a title='Ashley Olsen' href='/famous/ashley-olsen-tvactress.htm'>Ashley Olsen</a>, and was introduced to the show business at an early age. She began acting when she very young, with appearances in her sisters' films. Sensing her talent, her parents also had her enrolled for ballet and singing lessons. Growing up, there was no doubt in her mind that she was destined to be a performer. After completing high school, she enrolled at New York University's Tisch School of the Arts to hone her skills and spent a semester studying at the Moscow Art Theatre School in Russia. An ambitious young woman, she had appeared in several movies even before she graduated from Tisch. Pretty, confident and talented, she successfully made the transition from being a child star to an adult actress. Her career received a big boost when she appeared in the film ˜Martha Marcy May Marlene' and touched even greater heights when she was cast as Sarah in the horror movie remake ˜Silent House'. She continues to mature as a performer and is exploring versatile and challenging roles.
Amanda Louise Holden is a British actress, singer, and TV presenter. She is best recognized as a judge on the reality competition show, ˜Britain's Got Talent'. On television, she has also appeared in several American and British programs, such as ˜Wild at Heart', ' Kiss Me Kate', 'The Grimleys,' 'Hearts and Bones', ' Ready When You Are, Mr McGill', 'Big Top', ˜Smack the Pony', ˜Celeb' and ˜EastEnders', to name a few. As a television presenter, she has presented/co-presented various shows like 'A Night of Heroes: The Sun Military Awards', 'The Door', 'Dispatches: Exposing Hospital Heartache', 'Give a Pet a Home' and 'I've Got Something To Tell You'. The British actress has also acted on stage, most notably in the plays 'Thoroughly Modern Millie' and 'Shrek the Musical'. She has also done a few films including ˜Intimate Relations' and ˜Virtual Sexuality'. Talking about Holden's accolades, she was awarded with ˜WhatsOnStage.com Theatregoers' Choice Award' under the category ˜Best Actress in a Musical' for her performance in ˜Shrek the Musical.'
Grace Mulgrew is an Australian YouTuber, best known for her Barbie doll related videos. Grace owns two YouTube channels namely ˜Grace's World' and ˜Grace's Room.' While she exclusively posts videos related to Barbie dolls and reviews on newly launched products on ˜Grace's World, she posts vlogs on her second channel. Grace is one of the topmost social media celebrities in Australia. She stepped into the world of internet at a young age, and now her channels have millions of subscribers. Grace has made use of her passion for Barbie dolls to make videos, tutorials and even miniseries. Her vlog channel, ˜Grace's Room,' provides an insight into Grace's life as she posts a variety of videos related to her daily life. In addition to that, Grace also posts DIY videos, travel vlogs, challenges and tour videos on the channel.
Andy Robert Fowler is a British singer-songwriter and guitarist formerly affiliated with the popular boy band Overload Generation. Since March 2015, he has been a member of another band named RoadTrip. Fowler has been deeply interested in music since an early age. He started his career as a solo artist and later became a guitar player for Harvey Cantwell. After Overload Generation was formed, he joined the group as its fifth member. In time, they garnered a loyal following in the Manchester music scene. In 2015, the group participated in ˜The X Factor UK' and reached the 15th spot before being eliminated. However, soon after the competition ended, the group disbanded and Fowler concentrated on a solo career for a brief period before becoming a member of RoadTrip.
Ashlund Jade is a multifaceted social media personality, known for her singing, dancing, acting and modelling skills. Ashlund owns a self-titled YouTube channel, where she posts cover versions of popular tracks. Before achieving fame, Ashlund worked for a couple of corporate companies. She is now associated with ˜DreamWorks Pictures,' and releases her cover version videos under the famous production label. Ashlund was one of the participants in the reality show ˜The Pop Game' in 2017. Ashlund Jade has modeled for a few high-end brands and has also starred in a couple of miniseries and TV movies.
Born Tracy Marrow, he is an iconic rapper and founder of the heavy metal band Body Count, which released the controversial track "Cop Killer" in 1992. Despite the anti-police message of his most infamous song, he went on to portray a police officer on the long-running NBC drama Law & Order: Special Victims Unit.
Denzel Curry is an American rapper and songwriter from Carol City, Florida who gained popularity after the release of his first two mixtapes, 'King Remembered' and 'King of the Mischievous South', Vol. 1'. Early on in his career, he got in touch with another fellow Carol City rapper SpaceGhostPurrp, who took him into his collaborative hip hop group ˜Raider Klan' and helped him develop as an artist. After the group disbanded, Denzel Curry released his debut studio album ˜Nostalgic 64' to critical acclaim and started to feature on other artists' work, such as those of Deniro Farrar and Dillon Cooper. The single 'Ultimate' from his debut EP '32 Zel/Planet Shrooms' became extremely popular and was certified Gold by RIAA. His second studio album 'Imperial' was also able to match the success of its earlier album. Recently, he released his second EP, '13', and is working on the follow-up third album, 'Ta13oo'. Over the course of seven-year career so far, he has released a number of other mixtapes as well, including 'Strictly 4 My R.V.I.D.X.R.Z.' and 'Mental Vendetta' with Lofty305. He has worked with artists such as Mike Dece, Twelve'len, Big Rube, Nell, J.K. the Reaper, Lil Ugly Mane, Mike G, Robb Bank$, Stephen A. Clark, Yung Simmie, Leonardo Safari, Rick Ross, Joey Badass and Fortebowie.
Born Rayshawn Lamar Bennett, he is a recording artist who has put out mixtapes by the names of Wish Me Well and Wish Me Well 2.