Adele was born as Adele Laurie Blue Adkins on 5th May 1988 in Tottenham, London in the UK. She is an excellent singer and a song writer. Her parents are Mark Evans and Penny Adkins. Her father is a Welsh, and her mother is an English lady. She started to sing at an early age of four. Adele recorded her first album “Hometown Glory” in 2004. It was her composition. In 2006, she graduated from BRIT School for Performing Arts & Technology. Adele is proud of her school, which developed her music skills. Her debut album, “19” was released in 2008 and it was a commercial hit. She also got the appreciation from the critics for her debut album. It got the Platinum certificate in the UK for seven times and also got the double time Platinum certification in the US. made her career reach new heights. She won her first Grammy Award at the 51st Annual Grammy Awards in 2009 for the Best New Artist and the Best Female Pop Vocal performance. She has received six Grammy Awards till date.

Apart from the Grammys, she has won Brit Awards twice. Her second album, “21” created various records and is mentioned in the Guinness Book of World Records. The album has created a history, as it placed her in the Billboard Hot 100 for three consecutive times, which is a record by a woman singer. In 2012, she got the Song Writer of the year Award at Ivor Novello Awards. She also won the Song of the Year Award for “Rolling in the Deep” at BMI Awards in London. In 2013, she received the Academy Award for Best Original Song for the “ Skyfall Click to look into! >> Read More... Skyfall ” theme in “James Bond”. After 1981, no James Bond theme had won the award. Adele broke the record and celebrated the success. She also received the honour to be the Member of the Most Excellent Order of the British Empire (MBE) and received the award from the Prince Charles. The Award ceremony was held at the Buckingham Palace on December 19, 2013. Her third studio album, “25” was released in 2015 and it created a new record in the UK and the US. Over one million copies of the lead singles, “ Hello Click to look into! >> Read More... Hello ” was sold in the US, within one week of the release of the singles. She has become one of the World’s Best Selling Artists, through her latest album. The album has earned her more than $100 million.

Kanye West English Actor

Kanye West

Kanye West is a Hollywood singer, hip hop recording artist, fashion designer, record producer and an entrepreneur. He was born on June 8, 1977, in Atlanta, Georgia in the US, as Kanye Omari West. He was born to Ray West and Donda C West. His father was the Black Panther, and his mother was an English professor at Clark Atlanta University. He is one among the top musicians in the US. He was brought up in Chicago. He attended the art school. In the early 2000s, he became the producer for the Roc-A- Fella Records. He produced the singles by the artists Alicia Keys and Jay-Z. He made his debut as a rapper through “The College Dropout” in 2004. It was a commercial hit. “Late Registration” in 2005, “Graduation” in 2007, “808s & Heartbreak” in 2008 gave him a good name among the music lovers. In 2013, he released his album, “Yeezus,” which was critically praised. His latest album, “The Life of Pablo” is released in 2016. Kanye is popular for his controversial speeches and comments. During 2005, he publicly commented about the President George W Bush, “He doesn’t care about Black people” shook the politics. He recently created a controversy through his lyrics in his album about the singer, Taylor Swift. He is one among the top-earning celebrities in the US. He has won the Grammy Awards 21 times. His relationship with Alexis Phifer ended with engagement, which lasted for 18 months. In 2008, he dated Amber Rose, and it also ended in 2010. Later, he was in a relationship with Kim Kardashian and married her in 2014 May 24. This couple has two children, North Nori West, their daughter, aged 4 and the son Saint West, aged two months. Kanye West started to believe the spiritualism after his album, “The College Dropout.” “Jesus Walks” from the album, made him follow the religion truly. When he was asked about his spirituality, he replied, "I will say that I'm spiritual. I have accepted Jesus as my Savior. And I will say that I fall short every day." He has performed in the Hollywood movies, such as “Fade to Black,” “State Property 2,” “We Were Once a Fairytale,” “Cruel Summer” and Anchorman 2: The Legend Continues.” He has also appeared in few TV Shows and is participating in the show, “Keeping Up With The Kardashians” from 2012.     Another Version Kanye Omari West is an American songwriter, hip hop recording artist, fashion designer, entrepreneur and record producer. He is one of the top singers in the music industry. His work is appreciated by the audience and critics as well his fellow singer from the industry.  He was born in Georgia. His parents got separated when he was three years old. He was looked up by his mother who was an English professor, in Chicago. He used to spend his summers with his father who was an award-winning photographer. He did his graduation from Polaris High School and later went to art school at Chicago State University.  He spent many of his years as a rapper with local artists. In 2001 he moved to New York to begin is full-time music career. He was hired by rapper Jay-Z to produce songs for his album The Blueprint. The album was a huge hit, and more than 420,000 copies were sold in the first week of its release. He has even produced albums for famous singers, including Beyonce and rapper Ludacris. In 2002, he signed a deal with Roc-A-Fella Records, under the label of  Jay-Z and started recording them in the studio.  Once on his way home after a session in Los Angeles, his car met with an accident fracturing his jaw. After his recovery, he completed the recording of his first album The College Dropout. The album was released in 2004, and 2.6 million copies were sold of the album. West won the Grammy for Best Rap Album. He was a feat in the album Late Registration in 2005 and Graduation in 2007. He won three Grammys in the category of Best Rap Song for his songs "Jesus Walks,"Good Life" and "Diamonds from Sierra Leone." He won the Best Rap Solo Performance award for "Gold Digger," in 2005. He won the Grammy for the song "You Don't Know My Name," which was sung by Alicia Keys. He won Grammy for Best Rap Performance in 2007 on his collaboration with Common on "Southside." In 2007, he lost his mother due to complications from cosmetic surgery. In his first concert, he dedicated a performance "Hey Mama"  in the remembrance of his mother. After the bad phase of life, he came up with two albums 808s & Heartbreak. Both the albums were a huge hit, and he won two  Grammy in that year for his work. He has worked with Jay-Z, T.I and Lil Wayne.  In 2009, he came up with two albums Good Morning Good Night: Dawn and Good Morning Good Night: Dusk. In the same year, he debuted as a designer of shoes for the brand Louis Vuitton. He funds the Kanye West Foundation, which was founded by his mother. The foundation works for the reduction of high school dropouts.  In 2002, he was linked up with designer Alexis Phifer. He proposed to her In 2006, and they got engaged in but after 18 months they both separated. In 2012, he started dating Kim Kardashian, who is a reality television star. In 2013, Kim gave birth to their first daughter in Los Angeles. They couple named their daughter North. In the same year, West proposed Kim at the AT&T baseball stadium which is in San Francisco. They got married in 2014 having a big celebrity style wedding. In 2015, Kim gave birth to their second child, a son in December.

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Amy Winehouse

Amy Winehouse was a British songwriter and singer known to deliver performances in deep vocals. She was born in a Jewish family in north London at Chase Farm Hospital. Her father Mitchell Winehouse was a taxi and driver and a window-pane installer and her mother Janis Winehouse was a pharmacist. She had an elder brother named Alex. She lived with her family in Southgate suburban area of London. Amy went to Osidge Primary School. Amy’s parents got separated when she was just nine years old. She lived with her mother at on weekends she used to spend her time with her father and his girlfriend in a village in Essex. Amy’s family had a music touch as her maternal uncles were jazz musicians and her paternal grandmother was a singer. Amy’s mother and father recognized her interest in jazz music so, on her grandmother’s suggestion, Amy’s parents sent her to Susi Earnshaw Theatre School in Barnet where she received her vocal education and tap dance. After attending this school for four years, she became the founder of a rap group named Sweet 'n' Sour with her childhood friend Juliette Ashby, who was also a singer. Amy received her full-time training in music from Sylvia Young Theatre School. There were some allegations on Amy of getting her nose pierced and not applying herself for which she was expelled from the school at the age of 14 years. After that, she attended various schools that include the Mount School, the BRIT School for Performing Arts and Technology, Osidge JMI School and Ashmole School. Amy began to write music at the age of 15 years and then started working to earn a living. She worked as an entertainment journalist and sang with the Bolsha Band. During her early career, she recorded songs with EMI and got spotted by Simon Fuller's 19 Management and was their big secret. As Amy was a genuine young talent, many big organizers wanted to sign her up. Her debut album came in the year 2003 titled Frank. This album became popular and got a wide appreciation of the audience. It got nominated for various awards and also won many of them. Her international success came up in 2006-07 when she got involved in touring. She earned wide popularity in this time for her second hit album Back to Black. Her legacy continued with the release of the album’s subsequent songs and it hit the UK Top Charts. She also won Best British Female Solo Artist Award, five Grammy Awards in various categories. This album of her became the world's seventh-biggest-selling album of the year 2008. In her final years, she went on to deliver live performances on stage in various functions, fests, events, etc. and was on her career top level. On the contrary, she had a problem with alcohol and drug intake which ultimately turned out to be the cause of her death. She died on 23 July 2011 in London after which her albums again became hit on the top music charts and her album Back to Black became the best-selling album in the UK in the twenty-first century. Her greatness is reflected in her achievements and the memories that are still there intact. Amy’s wax sculpture was put up in the year 2008 at the Madame Tussauds Museum and after her death, her statue was unveiled at Stables Market in Camden Town, which was made by sculptor Scott Eaten. She still lies somewhere in the heart of her fans, and many biographical sketches have been made in her remembrance. A documentary film on her life was also made in the year 2015 which was directed by Asif Kapadia.

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Amy Winehouse English Actress