Rihanna was born as Robyn Rihanna Fenty but is world-famous as Rihanna. She was born in Saint Michael, Barbados to Monica, a retired accountant, and Ronal Fenty, a warehouse supervisor. Her mother had a Black Guyanese background while her father had Black Barbadian and Irish decent. She has two brothers. From his father’s previous relationships with two different women, she has two half-sisters and a half-brother. She currently lives in Manhattan, NYC. She grew up in Bridgetown where she helped her father sell clothes in a street-stall. She had a difficult childhood owing to the fact that his father was addicted to cocaine and alcohol. His addiction also affected her parents’ marriage and hence made her childhood a bad phase. She got very severe headaches as a child, and its reason was even doubted as a tumour by some doctors due to the pain’s intensity. Her parents got divorced around the time she turned fourteen which showed major improvements in her health.

When Rihanna was just seven years old, she began to get involved in singing which ignited her passion for singing. She grew up listening reggae music. She completed her primary education at Charles F. Broome Memorial Primary School and then joined the Combermere High School. Her classmates in high school were Chris Jordan and Kraig Brathwaite. She was also in a sub-military program with Shontelle as an army cadet. In 2004, she won the school beauty pageant along with titles like the ‘’Best Gown’’ and ‘’Most Photogenic’’.

Although she had no issues graduating from high school, she still chose to pursue her music instead and dropped out of school. In 2003, she was the only one to get noticed by record producer Evan Rogers among her little musical trio. He was impressed by her in the very first meeting and after having a meeting with her mother, he invited them to the United States so that he could record her demo tapes to send to record labels. This had happened during her high school period before she dropped out so it took them around a year to record the tapes. The songs on the demo tape were Pon de Replay and The Last Time, which were later included in her demo album called Music of the Sun.

She was signed Syndicated Rhythm Productions in 2004 which was Rogers’ and Carl Sturken’s production company. They helped her get a manager and a lawyer to handle her affairs in the industry as they distributed her tapes to various labels. She was hired by Def Jam Recordings where the famous rapper Jay-Z and the music mogul Antonio L.A. Reid were in charge of the artists and they did not let her leave the studio until all the contract formalities were completed. Then, they began working on her debut album with various producers. Her single ‘’Pon de Replay’’ was released before her debut album in May 2005 and was an immense success being placed at number two on the Billboard Hot 100 (U.S.) as well as the UK Singles Chart.

Three months later, her debut album called Music of the Sun was released which made it to number ten on Billboard 200. On the completion of 500,000 shipments of her album, she was given a gold certificate by RIAA which is the Recording Industry Association of America. Worldwide, it sold over two million units. After month after, she began working on her second album which was released in 2006. It was called A Girl Like Me, which was among top ten in 13 countries. It sold over 1,000,000 copies and hence received a platinum certificate by the RIAA. She then began her tour Rihanna: Live in Concert Tour. In 2006, she also made her acting debut in Bring It On: All or Nothing which was a DVD film. Her third album was released in 2007 and was called Good Girl Gone Bad. It was number two in US and Australia and topped the charts in many countries.

This album received the most positive reviews as well. She started another tour in September 2007 after its success. She was also nominated for many Grammy Awards in 2008 and won the ‘’Best Rap/Sung Collaboration’’ Award for her song Umbrella with Jay-Z. She released an updated version of her third album with three new songs added in 2008 which topped the charts worldwide, making it two-times platinum certified album and her most successful album to date. After that, Rihanna has released five more albums and is famous worldwide. She has participated in various benefits like for the Children’s Hospital in 2012. She has donated big bucks to charities and good causes.

She is the founder of Clara Lionel Foundation which supports various medicinal and educational programs. She also founded Believe Foundation to help and support ill children. Her most speculated relationship was with singer Chris Brown who was charged with domestic violence when he hit Rihanna, giving her visible injuries. Since the incident, she has dated baseball player Matt Kemp (2009-2010) and Drake (briefly). She also accepted to have resolved things with Chris in 2013 but broke up again a few months later. She also dated rapper Travis Scott for a brief period afterwards. She is a firm believer in God and reads the Bible.

Liam Payne English Actor

Liam Payne

Liam Payne is an English songwriter and singer. His interest in singing landed up in him participating in the television talent competition show The X Factor twice one in 2008 and in 2010. He was put up with a group of four other contestants, which later formed the famous One Direction band which is globally known and recognized. He was born in England. His parents were Geoff, who worked for an aerospace manufacturing company named Goodrich and Karen, who was a nurse. He has two sisters, Ruth, and Nicole. He went to St. Peter's Collegiate School. During his school days, he was interested in athletics and music. He went to Wolverhampton & Bilston Athletics Club where he received the training as a runner. He was a part of the local theater Pink Productions in where he used to sing and act in the plays. He did his graduation in music technology from the City College. He a auditioned for the television talent competition show The X Factor in 2008 and made up to the top 24 of the competition. But his luck did not work out, and he was eliminated from the show. He practiced for two years and improved his voice quality and rehearsed a lot on his voice. He again auditioned for the competition in 2010. His performance in the series was very well appreciated by the judges. His solo performance in songs like Stop Crying Your Heart Out and Cry Me a River were one of the most notable and appreciated one. But again, he was eliminated as a solo artist before he could enter the finals. The show judges Simon Cowell and Nicole Scherzinger formed a group of him with his fellow competitors Zayn Malik, Harry Styles, Louis Tomlinson and Niall Horan as a team named One Direction. The team became the third runner-up on the show and signed a contract with Cowell's music label. One Direction has given five albums. They gave their first albums, ‘Up All Night’ in 2011 second in 2012 ‘Take Me Home,’ in 2013 ‘Midnight Memories’ in 2014 the album ‘Four’ and their fifth album came in 2015 named ‘Made in the A.M.’ Their songs ‘Story of My Life,’ Live While We're Young, What Makes You Beautiful, were their major hits which have topped the Chartbusters. The band has received many awards. They have received six Brit Awards, eleven MTV Europe Music Awards, seven American Music Awards and four MTV Video Music Awards. They have been nominated nineteen times for the Teen Choice Awards. In 2010, he was in a relationship with Danielle Peazer a famous online personality. They both separated in 2013. He later dated singer Leona Lewis. In 2012, He was given the title of Sexiest Man of the Year by Attitude Magazine. Another Version Of This Bio: Liam James Payne is a famous songwriter and singer in the English Language. He was born on 29 August 1993. His sung his debut song for The X Factor, a 2008 television series in British. He sang a song with title Fly Me to the Moon, a song written by Frank Sinatra. In 2010, he went for audition again and put himself with a group of four other members in the same contest, and they finally formed a boy band that was based in London composing Louis Tomlinson, Niall Horan, Louis Tomlinson and Zayn Malik. They soon became “One direction” and gave four amazing albums like Midnight Memories (2013), Up All Night (2011), Four (2014) and Take Me Home (2012). Their got amazing response at and got the awards at MTV Video Music Awards, American Music Awards, MTV Europe Music Awards and Teen Choice Awards. This boy band comes up with their debut song What Makes You Beautiful, an Irish – English Song from the album namely Up All Night (2011). This song was produced by Rami Yacoub, and authored by Savan Kotecha and released under the name of Syco Redords in 2011. It was one of the best-selling albums and sold 5 million copies worldwide. Liam also played a role in a Television series iCarly, which was a sitcom in American television ran from September 2007 to November 2012. It was the creation of Dan Schneider. He also acted in a concert film One Direction: This Is Us, which is an American-British 3D film that will show the many videos and audio clips of One Direction. Right now, the band is taking a break, and they will come back to entertain in June 2017. Liam also worked as an independent song maker Under Payno and Big Payno brand names by creating remixes for some of the songs. Payne born in West Midlands in England. In his early childhood at an age of four, doctors noticed that Payne had a kidney dysfunctional, and it was scarred. To get relief from the pain at that age, he needs to take 32 injections per day on his arm. At school age, he is very much interested in sports like Cross-country running. He also trained in Boxing at the age of 12. Payne wrote a song of Cole with a title "I Won't Break," on her album Only Human. He also wrote another song for an Irish band Hometown with the title "The Night We Met." On September an official announcement in the press was there that Payne and girl group would collaborate with Little Mix singer Jade Thirlwall on his next album. He also had a deal with Jennifer Lopez, famous pop singer, for her upcoming album.

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Taylor Swift

Taylor Swift is the big name in the music industry; everyone knows about her talent. On December 13, 1989, in Reading, Pennsylvania Taylor Swift was born. Her family named her after a singer named James Taylor. Scott Kingsley, Swift father of Taylor Swift is a financial advisor. And her mother Andrea Gardner Swift is a homemaker, previously she use to work as a mutual fund marketing executive. She has a brother named Austin. Swift started loving music from the age of nine and started attending musical theater and also started performing in four Berks Youth Theatre Academy productions. Swift got inspiration to choose music as her career after watching a documentary about faith hill. And she travelled to Nashville, Tennessee for pursuing her music career at an age of 14. In 2003, she along with her family started working for New York-based music manager Dan Dymtrow. She signed an artist development deal with RCA Records. She was damn interested in country music so, her first album Taylor Swift was full of country music. It was released on 13 October 2006. Her album got good reviews from the critic as well as from the audiences. She was praised for her voice and her words were been praised. When her first album got released she was just 16 year old. In 2007 and 2008 her four new singles came; and among them ‘Our Song’ and ‘Shouldn’t have said no’ became country chartbusters. And her another single ‘Tear drop on my Guitar’ climbed up to number 13 on Billboard 100. The got its 39,000 copies sold just in one week after release. In 2007 she released her next album ‘Sounds of the Season: The Taylor Swift Holiday Collection’. And her third album ‘Beautiful Eye’ got released in July 2008. For this she won the Academy of Country Music Awards Top New Female Vocalist award and Favorite Country Female Artist honor from the American music award. She also gained nomination in 2008 Grammy award in Best new artist category. Her next album Fearless got released on November 11, 2008. Taylor Swift alone wrote 7 songs for this album. The lead song Love Story of the album became highly popular among the youth and also became the second best-selling country song of all time. Other singles also released from 2008 to 2009 and You Belong to me became chartbuster, it reached up to spot second on Billboard 100. Swift won four Grammy awards in 2010 including Album of the Year, Best Country Album for the album Fearless. And she won Best Country Song, and Best Female Country Vocal Performance for the song ‘White horse’. She became youngest artist to win best Album of the Year award. On October 10, 2010 she released her new album ‘Speak Now’ and this time she wrote all the 14 songs on her album. She also co-produced the album along with Chapman. Speak now was an enormous commercial success for Taylor Swift. Her song mean won the Best Country Song and Best Country Solo Performance at the 54th Grammy Awards. She also recorded the two songs for the "Safe & Sound” soundtrack album of The Hunger Games. The song won the award for the at the 2013 Grammy Awards for Best Song Written for Visual Media and also got nomination at the 70th Golden Globe Award for the Best Original Song. Her next album Red, which was her fourth studio album released on October 22, 2012. She again wrote the songs for her album but this time only nine out of 16 songs. This was a huge commercial hit and its lead song "We Are Never Ever Getting Back Together” became her first song to top on Billboard 100. And the remaining singles like "We Are Never Ever Getting Back Together" and "I Knew You Were Trouble" became highly successful. She co-wrote "Sweeter Than Fiction" with Jack Antonoff for the One Chance movie soundtrack, and received a Best Original Song nomination at the 71st Golden Globe Awards. Red was nominated in four categories in 2013 Grammy but unfortunately could not win any. But her "I Knew You Were Trouble" manages to win Best Female Video at the 2013 MTV Video Music Awards. In 2014 she released her most successful album till now “1989”, it became the highest selling album of the 2014. This time she wrote only one song for her album. Most of the songs from the album became chartbuster; song ‘Shake it Off’ became number on Billboards 100. ‘Blank Space’ and ‘Bad Blood’ became highly successful in U.S. Swift was named Billboard's Woman Of Year in 2014, becoming the first artist to be awarded this title twice. She has been constantly criticized for her image of frequently dating. Till date she has won 10 Grammy Awards. Another Version of the bio... Taylor Alison Swift's birth was on 13th December 1989 in Reading, Pennsylvania in the US. She is an actress, philanthropist, singer and a songwriter. She excels in vocals, guitar, banjo, and piano.  Her parents are Scott Kingsley Swift and Andrea Gardner Swift. Her father is a financial advisor, and her mother is a homemaker. Austin is Swift’s younger brother. To pursue her music career, Taylor moved to Tennessee at her 14 years. She marked her debut as a country singer in 2006. “Our Song” is the solo album, which gave her the honor of the single-handedly written album by the youngest lyricist and she sang the song, which entered the Hot Country Songs Chart and ranked Number One. She has worked with the experienced lyricists Troy Verges, Brett James, The Warren Brothers, Brett Beavers and Mac McAnally. She has a good relationship with Liz Rose. During 2005, Scott Borchetta of Dream Work Records got impressed on her works. Scott formed a record label, named Big Machine Records and approached Taylor to sing under his label. She signed to sing in the label, and her dad has a 3% stake in the company. She has also played the covers for the songs by “Rihanna,” “Beyonce” and John Waite. She released her holiday albums “Sounds of the Season: The Taylor Swift Holiday Collection” and “Beautiful Eyes,” in 2007 and 2008 respectively. Those albums grabbed the attention of the music lovers and made her career chart to move upwards. Her fifth album, “1989,” which released in 2014 stunned the music world. She wrote a song in that album and rest of the 12 songs were written by Shellback, Ryan Tedder, Imogen Heap, Ali Payami, Martin, and Antonoff. She got the title Billboard’s Woman of the year in 2014. She has also been given the Grammy Awards, which was presented in February 2016. She has bagged ten Grammies, till now. Taylor has won 19 American Music Awards, 8 Academy of Country Music Awards, 11 Country Music Association Awards, 22 Billboard Music Awards and one Emmy and one Brit. She has performed in Hollywood movies such as “Jonas Brothers: The 3D Concert Experience,” “Hannah Montana: The Movie,” “Valentine's Day,” “The Lorax” and “The Giver.” She has also appeared in the TV series such as “CSI: Crime Scene Investigation,” “Saturday Night Live” and “New Girl.”

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