Rihanna Fenty was born on February 20, 1988 in the Caribbean island, in Saint Michael, Barbados, to Monica and Ronald Fenty. She began singing at around the age of seven and was discovered by producer Evan Rogers (known for work with Christina Aguilera, *NSYNC, Jessica Simpson, and others) when he and his wife were visiting the island. Her amazing talent impressed Def Jam Records CEO Jay-Z for the label to sign her to a 6 album contract at the young age of 16. She then moved to the United States at the age of 16 and thus started her music career.
Tuesday, January 25, 2011
Monday, January 17, 2011
The top artist for February 16, 2010 was Jason Derulo, with his self-titled song “In My Head”. His birth name is Jason Joel Desrouleaux sux, but he uses a stage name, which he is better recognized by. He is a singer, writer, dancer, and he is also an actor.
Derulo was born in Florida to his parents, he is Haitian. He started his career when he was five. At the age of 12 he met his future manager, who was at the time a law student who was helping him with his basketball techniques. He studied opera, ballet, and theater; he went to school at the Dillard Center for arts in Florida at Fort Lauderdale where he grew up. He graduated from the American Musical and Dramatic Academy in New York.
Monday, January 10, 2011
This blog will be about the artists that make the top 10 charts in the genre of pop. The good artists that have inspired a lot of people to listen to music because music has become a voice when those who don’t want to talk are able to show their own emotions through music.