Eminem. Marshall Bruce Mathers
III was born in St. Joseph, Missouri on October 17 1972 to
his mother Debbie Briggs-Mathers and his father Marshall Bruce
Mathers II. Debbie was only 15 when Marshall was born. Not
long after Marshall was born, his father packed his bags and
left the family, never to be seen again. More...
50 Cent, born Curtis Jackson
26 years ago, is the real deal, the genuine article. He's
a man of the streets, intimately familiar with its codes and
its violence, but still, 50, an incredibly intelligent and
deliberate man, holds himself with a regal air as if above
the pettiness which surrounds him. More...
Mariah Carey was born in
Long Island, New York. She was named after the song “They
Call Me Wind Mariah.” Born in 1970, Mariah always knew
that, without a doubt, she would be a singing star. More...
Shakira Mebarak (full name:
Shakira Isabel Mebarak Ripoll) was born February 9, 1977,
in Barranquilla, Colombia, into a poor family. Her mother
was a native Colombian and her father was of Lebanese descent,
and so as a child Shakira soaked up music from both cultures.
Rome Travel Guide - The Capitoline
Hill, now the seat of the city's municipal authorities, was
the centre of government of ancient Rome, and is the geographical
centre of the modern city. It is especially beautiful at night,
when it is usually deserted. More...
Hilary Duff Biography - Life
is sweet – and getting even sweeter – for the
pop world's favorite girl-next-door. Sure, Hilary Duff starred
in a monstrously huge TV show More...
Generation X Definition -
Is the generation following the post–World War II baby
boom, especially people born in the United States and Canada
from the early 1960s to the late 1970s. More...
Study Strategies. Improving
Concentration - Reduce external distractions: 1. Find a good
place to work -- usually the library. While the library may
seem almost too quiet at first, condition yourself to the
quiet by starting with short periods of study there. More...
Linkin Park. Biography -
The Band. "The biggest misconception about us is that
we're just a rock band," describes Linkin Park's guitarist
Brad Delson. "We think our music is a cross-section of
many genres; a hybrid of what the six of us have grown up
Root Vegetables - Root vegetables traditionally form the staple
of our winter crops, used in everything from the Sunday roast
to soups. Stuffed with vitamins and minerals, they'll even
help you shake off the winter blues.
UK band Coldplay shot to prominence on the back of excitable
comparisons to Jeff Buckley and Radiohead, for many commentators
the twin figureheads of tortured white rock music in the late
90s. The members of the band met in the residence halls of
University College London in September 1996. More...
Twin brothers Benji and Joel (born 3/11/79) grew up in a lower
middle-class family in the town of Waldorf, Maryland—“the
middle-of-nowhere suburbs," says Benji. "Ours was
definitely a dysfunctional family situation,” he admits,
“but luckily me and Joel always had each other. More...