"After a lifetime of being at war with my gender I’ve decided to embrace myself for who I am, inside and out."
Yuna didn’t succumb to the pressure to fit into the stereotypical box of a successful artist, specifically when it comes to wearing her hijab.
Janet Jackson posted on social media a photo of herself backstage at the MGM Grand, captioning it "new year, new look."
*Warning: Some readers may find some of the images in this article NSFW. You’ve got to give it to Madonna; she doesn’t give a hoot what people think of her style.The award-winning artist has been longstanding red carpet rebel, working one headline-hitting outfit after another. Vogue once called the singer, who turns 60 on 16 August, an “indisputable American icon” – and that’s undeniably true.Over her 30-plus year career, her wardrobe’s become as iconic as her chart-topping hits. Madonna’s look has always been an integral part of her career and has constantly evolved.With each new record/album/tour came a new look and a new Madonna. She’s not only the Queen of Pop – but the Queen of Reinvention.The singer launched her career in the early 80s as the ultimate ‘material girl’ with statement hair accessories, loud colours and even louder make-up. As the decade passed, Madonna became more rebellious. Edgy tulle skirts were paired with crucifixes and layered necklaces reminiscent of a 1930s pin-up.Up next was Madonna’s most sexy era. She teamed up with French fashion designer Jean Paul Gaultier and took to the stage in version one of the bullet bra; one of her most controversial looks to date.By comparison, the naughties were fairly tame for the superstar.A focus on her film career (Madonna scored starring roles in ‘Evita’, ‘Swept Away’, and a cameo in ‘Die Another Day’) and new husband director Guy Ritchie in her life, she toned down her fashion and arrived at red carpet events in fairly sedate looks.But that didn’t mean Madonna was ready to retire her corsets.Aged 50, the singer was still wearing a leotard – a clear sign that she was never going to conform to society’s constraints. In 2016, aged 57, she arrived at the Met Gala wearing a lace look that bared both her breasts and behind.While half the world condemned the singer, the other half applauded her figurative finger-flip to ageism.What’s next for the boundary-pushing icon? Your guess is as good as ours. For now, we’ll content ourselves with looking back at Madonna’s most controversial outfits to date.Follow us on Instagram and Facebook for non-stop inspiration delivered fresh to your feed, every day. For Twitter updates, follow @YahooStyleUK.Madonna’s age-shamed yet again: Is it time to give the singer a break?Madonna hits back at her critics in powerful speech about ageism, sexism and misogyny
"Today I proudly, happily and healthily stand here as someone who will continue to always lead by example as I tirelessly advocate for betterment of those in need."
Leigh-Anne Pinnock puts a spin on Rita Ora’s MTV EMA look. Little Mix‘s Leigh-Anne Pinnock took quite the fashion risk at the 2018 Brit Awards Wednesday night, quite reminiscent of Rita Ora‘s shocking style moment at the 2017 MTV Europe Music Awards. Now, Pinnock seems to be giving the ensemble a go, with a similar style of dressing gown dressed up with some different details.
Joy Villa made news with the political-statement dress she wore to the 59th Annual Grammy Awards in February, and now she's back with a boldly patriotic look.
Alessia Cara, a 20-year-old singer from Canada, recently got real about her embarrassing struggle with hair loss, which started in late elementary school.
Love or loathe her, there’s no denying that Celine Dion has played a major role in the putting Canadian music on the map. In her 48 years on this earth she’s won multiple Grammy awards, two Oscars, topped the Billboard charts more times than we can count, had a running show in Las Vegas and also managed to find time to be a mom to her three kids. And now, she’s starting her own lifestyle brand. The line will include a variety of things including beauty products, clothing, travel products, activewear, and even home furnishings, and will reportedly be modeled after Dion’s values: “family, music, entertainment and style.”So, in honour of her new line, we take a look back at her style evolution – from a innocent 20-something to the beautiful woman she is now.Click through the gallery above to give some well-deserved respect to the national icon that is Celine Dion.
MAX performing on stage. (Photo: Getty Images) MAX (aka Max Schneider) just wrapped his tour, had a big year, opening for acts like Fall Out Boy, Wiz Khalifa, and Hoodie Allen, but the 23-year-old singer actually got his start as a teenage understudy on Broadway. With a passion for performing since he was just four years old, MAX has gone from the stage to the small screen (Disney’s Shake It Up and Nickelodeon’s How to Rock), and back to the stage as a singer. He’s making waves with his hit single, “Gibberish,” and has an EP and full-length album on the way.
The California native, who performed at this year’s Billboard Music Awards, the MTV VMAs, and most recently the iHeart Radio Festival in September, got her start performing on shows like America’s Most Talented Kids (she won in 2004 at age 11) and on American Idol (she was eliminated before the Hollywood round on Season 9). “I knew that I loved performing, but getting on stage was really hard for me.” By putting herself into these uncomfortable situations, she learned how to perform and feel like herself while on stage. Kelly wisely turned to YouTube as a way of reaching the masses and quickly created a community of online fans.
Singer-songwriter Phoebe Ryan, who just signed with Columbia Records. Ryan, with her mermaid green hair and smoky eye makeup, went viral in March 2015 for her cover-slash-mash-up of R. Kelly’s “Ignition (Remix)” and Miguel’s “Do You…” — an ambitious R&B cocktail that intoxicated the Internet and music industry, getting her signed to Columbia Records in June 2015. Ryan graduated from New York University’s Clive Institute of Recorded Music with a BFA in 2013, but even before she received her formal degree, she was gearing up for center stage with big makeup and a bigger voice.
“We’ve chosen the track listing, we’ve done multiple album photo shoots, chosen the cover, chosen the credits, everything.” Blackground failed to distribute her album, but JoJo could not move onto another company due to being bound to the label for seven albums total. In the summer of 2013, JoJo filed a lawsuit to be released from her former label, citing laws in both New York and California that specify that minors who sign contracts cannot be bound to these contracts after seven years, so that by law, her deal should have expired in 2011. The Los Angeles Times reported in January 2014 that she was free from her contract and had signed with Atlantic Records.
“I arrived in Hollywood without having my nose fixed, my teeth capped, or my name changed. That is very gratifying to me,” Streisand stated about her unique looks. Here, she rocks a smoky cat eye and shows off her strong profile in a photo from 1967.Source: Yahoo Magazines PYC