Jojo Siwa, also known as Joelle Joanie Siwa, is an American YouTube celebrity, dancer, actress, and singer. She was the youngest contestant to participate in the second series of 'Abby's Ultimate Dance Competition' and she gained popularity when she appeared in the fifth-sixth season of ˜Dance Moms' reality show. She has also enacted in skits for Nickelodeon's Not-So-Valentine Special as guest artist. Further. her first song Boomerang went viral on YouTube and also won her the prestigious RIAA: Gold certifications. Her songs are very motivating and vocal against online bullying. She has a strong social media influence because of her active presence on Television and websites. She is also a successful entrepreneur as her merchandise and accessories sell at retail stores and on the internet. She has signed a book deal with iReach/ Amulet Books and her book is titled JoJo's Guide to Sweet Life." Her book talks about her positive attitude towards life and how she battled all social media negativity and it is to be published in October 2017.
Marshmello is the pseudonym of an American dance music producer and DJ whose real identity is a subject of speculation. He wears a bucket shaped Marshmallow helmet on his head to hide his face. He first burst into the electronic music scene in 2015. In 2017, sufficient indications appeared on social media that identify him as American DJ Chris Comstock but officially, Marshmello has neither confirmed nor denied that he his Comstock. In November 2017, Forbes magazine published an article in which they claimed Chris Comstock to be Marshmello based on an old interview with another DJ, royalty earnings records and the common manager for Marshmello and Chris Comstock but there was no official confirmation of the same from the management and the lawyer of Marshmello. Despite speculation about his identity, Marshmello remains one of the most popular as well as acclaimed DJs in the world today. According to some, his anonymous identity adds an element of mystery to his persona that helps him gain popularity. He has been prolific and has built an extensive body of work in a short period of time.
American model and blogger who has gained fame for modeling for brands such as Exit Peru, Neiman Marcus, Caycee Black, and more. She became a model on NBC's Deal or No Deal.
Sam Smith is an English songwriter and singer. He became famous when his single ˜Latch' accompanied by the duo, Guy and Howard Lawrence on electronic musical instruments hit the eleventh spot on the ˜UK Singles Chart'. His fame as a singer grew with his subsequent single ˜La La La' with music from ˜Naughty Boy' the next year. He was nominated for the ˜Sound of 2014' conducted by BBC and the ˜Brit Critic's Choice Award' and won both the competitions. His debut album with a large number of singles became a great hit both in the UK and the US. He also became famous for being nominated for six ˜Grammy Awards' and for winning four of them. His singing style encompasses several genres such as pop, soul, R&B and others. He is also a famous social media celebrity and has huge fan following on various social networking sites such as Twitter, Facebook and Instagram.
Mario Mims is an American hip-hop artist known popularly by his pseudonym Yo Gotti. He is one of the many hard-core rappers to come from the Southern hip-hop school of the 1990s. Yo Gotti's rapping style has been influenced by both the non-Southern and Southern hip-hop schools of music but he prefers and is partial to the Gangsta style. He is admired and recognized for his expertise in rapping throughout the world and at present he is the Memphis Town's underground rap leader and brightest hip-hop star. He was born in a family of hustlers and thus, he started to follow-in their footsteps. However, he decided to change his ways to being a rapper as he understood that ˜Either you hustle till you go to jail or you transition out'. Being inspired by rap icons like Three Six Mafia, 8 Ball & MJG, Kingpin Skinny Pimp, Al Kapone, Gangsta Blackhe and Lil Yo, he chose the musical path and released many popular albums like ˜From da Dope Game 2 da Rap Game', ˜Self Explanatory', ˜Life', ˜I Am' etc. The lyrics of his songs often describe the dangers of life in the hoods and also are sexually explicit.
Wrestling icon who stood 7'5" and weighed in at 525 lbs, and was inducted into the WWF Hall of Fame. He was a WWF Champion and a WWF World Tag Team Champion, and due to his stature, people regarded him as The Eighth Wonder of the World.
Food blogger best known for his mukbang videos which involved him eating large amounts of vegan-friendly food items in front of 750,000 subscribers. His first videos to surpass 1 million views were "Korean Fire Noodle Challenge" and "Fire Takis Noodle Challenge."
Often considered as one of the most significant leaders of African-American Muslim citizens, Malcolm X did his part to inspire many blacks across the United States, to strive for personal freedom. His inspiration came when, in his childhood, his father was seemingly killed by whites, and Malcolm was left an orphan. Also, as a kid, his teachers showed no confidence in him despite his exceptional academic performance. His dream of becoming a lawyer was shattered when it was suggested that carpentry would be a better profession for a black. Initially inspired by his stepsister Ella, he found himself employment, but soon took to unfair means of earning money. During his term at the prison, he was introduced to the tenets preached by the religious organization, 'Nation of Islam'. He was highly motivated by the teachings of Elijah Muhammad, proceeding to spread the same message to others. He soon became famous, but was also often the subject of scrutiny for controversial comments. It was only after leaving the 'Nation of Islam' that he worked hard to attain unity, and gained popularity. He also earned his share of enemies, who eventually assassinated him during one of his public addresses. Even today, this activist is held in high regard by some of the most distinguished human rights leaders
Mali-koa Hood is an Australian singer-songwriter who is one half of the DJ-ing duo Double Trouble, the other being Kylie Griffiths. She is also a prominent fashion blogger and stylist. Raised in a multi-cultural family, Hood had been interested in music and fashion since she was a child. She began her journey as a singer in the local church choir and eventually made her way to the first season of ˜The Voice Australia.' While she was eventually eliminated from the show, it garnered her enough exposure that she could pursue music professionally. She was affiliated with a Sydney-based record label Surveillance Party for a while. In 2013, she collaborated with Neo Pitso in his song ˜Outlier' and has since become one of the most promising artists in her native country and the UK, where she later relocated. Hood and Griffiths have been friends for a long time and in 2014, decided to form a DJ group together, naming it Double Trouble. Hood is a prominent social media personality, with 544 thousand and 274 thousand followers on Instagram and Twitter respectively. Besides posting her music, she also uses her YouTube channel for vlogging and offering fashion tips.
Will Simmons is an American dancer and actor. He came into prominence in 2017, when he was made one of the Mouseketeers on Disney's ˜Mickey Mouse Clubhouse.' Simmons started as a dancer by posting his dance videos on social media. He created his YouTube channel in 2012, and started showcasing his dancing skills, which earned him goo number of views. He also created accounts across various social media platforms, such as Twitter, Facebook, and Instagram. Will Simmons became an internet celebrity in no time and even before anyone could notice, he was collaborating with the likes of Justin Bieber, <a title='Sean Lew' href='/famous/sean-lew.htm'>Sean Lew</a>, and <a title='Willdabeast Adams' href='/famous/will-adams.htm'>Willdabeast Adams</a>. He was also featured in the popular YouTube series ˜Teens React' and joined the latest generation of Mouseketeers on ˜Mickey Mouse Clubhouse.'
Jaidyn Lynzee is an American YouTuber who is best known for her collaboration with the YouTube channels ˜SevenPerfectAngels' and ˜SevenSuperGirls', among others. These channels made her immensely popular among teenagers as the content resonates with many young girls. Apart from regularly appearing in the vlogs for these channels, she is also an Instagram celebrity who has over 88k followers. She also runs a self-titled YouTube channel which has amassed over 16k subscribers and over 400k views. In the ˜SevenSuperGirls' channel, her videos are allocated to Friday. Before these collaborations, she was a part of ˜SevenGymnasticsGirls' and SevenTwinklingTweens. The SevenSuperGirls channel has over 8 million subscribers and garners millions of views. She started her YouTube career from a very young age and constantly uploads vlogs with her younger sisters, who are also a part of the YouTube bandwagon and have joined her in many series and Q & As. She currently lives with her parents and sisters in Minnesota.
Kimberleigh Zolciak-Biermann better known as Kim Zolciak is a popular American television artist. She rose to fame with her appearance in the reality show ˜The Real Housewives of Atlanta' spanning five seasons. She was launched in her own show titled ˜Don't Be Tardy for the Wedding'. She released several singles on the show which became huge hits and were placed on music charts, such as ˜Tardy for the Party' and ˜Love Me First'. Kim also has an eye for fashion and latest trends. As a mother of six, she knows exactly how to grab the attention of the paparazzi with her slick and elegant trends. Amongst the numerous accessories that she loves flaunting, the most controversial has been the blonde wigs that she sports. She began her career as a practicing nurse, but after a few years she turned towards the entertainment industry with skills of a country artist and soon became a television star. In 2015, she joined the dance reality show ˜Dancing with the Stars' as a contestant. She has gone on to live her dream by launching her own beauty brand called ˜Kashmere'. In fact, she personally helped formulate the beauty products along with cosmetic chemist, Susan Goldberry for her brand's ˜Kashmere Kollections' range.