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This What The Biggest Pop Divas In The World Looked Like 10 Years Ago

How many of these divas were listed as your favorite artist on your Myspace profile?!

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1. Lady Gaga then:

Performing during the day at Lollapalooza.
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Performing during the day at Lollapalooza.

Now:

Headlining the Super Bowl Halftime Show.
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Headlining the Super Bowl Halftime Show.

2. Adele then:

An up-and-coming Myspace artist.
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An up-and-coming Myspace artist.

Now:

Um, you basically have to sell one of your kidneys to get a ticket to one of her sold out shows.
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Um, you basically have to sell one of your kidneys to get a ticket to one of her sold out shows.

3. Rihanna then:

Had just dropped her bop-filled, iconic album Good Girl Gone Bad.
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Had just dropped her bop-filled, iconic album Good Girl Gone Bad.

Now:

Queen of giving zero fucks, a mogul in the making, and still putting out bops.
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Queen of giving zero fucks, a mogul in the making, and still putting out bops.

4. Gwen Stefani then:

She looks exactly the same as she always had.
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She looks exactly the same as she always had.

Now:

She looks exactly the same as she always had (except now she is with Blake Shelton).
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She looks exactly the same as she always had (except now she is with Blake Shelton).

5. Janet Jackson then:

Had just released her album 20 Y.O., and was starring in Tyler Perry's Why Did I Get Married?
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Had just released her album 20 Y.O., and was starring in Tyler Perry's Why Did I Get Married?

Now:

Reminding everyone that she is a living legend with her State Of The World Tour.
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Reminding everyone that she is a living legend with her State Of The World Tour.

6. Madonna then:

Was British.
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Was British.

Now:

Has moved to Portugal and is now a working on becoming a skincare mogul.
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Has moved to Portugal and is now a working on becoming a skincare mogul.

7. Jennifer Lopez then:

A multi-hyphenate star: Singer, actress, dancer, and designer.
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A multi-hyphenate star: Singer, actress, dancer, and designer.

Now:

A multi-hyphenate star: Singer, actress, dancer, designer, and TV producer.
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A multi-hyphenate star: Singer, actress, dancer, designer, and TV producer.

8. Katy Perry then:

Interesting hat choices.
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Interesting hat choices.

Now:

Interesting career choices.
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Interesting career choices.

9. Fergie then:

Was riding high on her solo debut album, The Dutchess.
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Was riding high on her solo debut album, The Dutchess.

Now:

Finally released her follow-up solo album, Double Dutchess, and is either part or not part of the Black Eyed Peas.
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Finally released her follow-up solo album, Double Dutchess, and is either part or not part of the Black Eyed Peas.

10. Kelly Clarkson then:

The most successful American Idol.
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The most successful American Idol.

Now:

Still the most successful American Idol.
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Still the most successful American Idol.

11. Mariah Carey then:

Didn't know who Jennifer Lopez is.
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Didn't know who Jennifer Lopez is.

12. Now:

Undisputed Queen of Christmas, who still doesn't know who Jennifer Lopez is.
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Undisputed Queen of Christmas, who still doesn't know who Jennifer Lopez is.

13. Selena Gomez then:

Was the new queen of the Disney Channel, thanks to the Wizards of Waverly Place.
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Was the new queen of the Disney Channel, thanks to the Wizards of Waverly Place.

Now:

The Queen of Instagram (literally the most-followed person on Insta), a fashion icon, and also one of the biggest pop stars around.
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The Queen of Instagram (literally the most-followed person on Insta), a fashion icon, and also one of the biggest pop stars around.

14. Christina Aguilera then:

Was on tour promoting her latest album, Back to Basics.
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Was on tour promoting her latest album, Back to Basics.

Now:

NEEDS. TO. RELEASE. THAT. NEW. ALBUM. It's like, not funny anymore.
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NEEDS. TO. RELEASE. THAT. NEW. ALBUM. It's like, not funny anymore.

15. Beyoncé then:

Was busy doing The Beyoncé Experience tour, promoting Dreamgirls, and appearing on the cover of the Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Issue.
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Was busy doing The Beyoncé Experience tour, promoting Dreamgirls, and appearing on the cover of the Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Issue.

Now:

Well, aside from becoming a true ICON over the last decade, she also has a new role as a mother of three (Blu Ivy, and twins Rumi and Sir Carter).
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Well, aside from becoming a true ICON over the last decade, she also has a new role as a mother of three (Blu Ivy, and twins Rumi and Sir Carter).

16. Miley Cyrus then:

You literally thought her name was Hannah Montana.
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You literally thought her name was Hannah Montana.

Now:

Proving you can have the best of both worlds: be a famous pop star and also live a private life.
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Proving you can have the best of both worlds: be a famous pop star and also live a private life.

17. Taylor Swift then:

A sweet country singer.
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A sweet country singer.

Now:

Embracing her snake persona, and reminding the world NOT TO FUCK WITH TAYLOR.
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Embracing her snake persona, and reminding the world NOT TO FUCK WITH TAYLOR.

18. Britney Spears then:

Had perhaps one of the most public breakdowns by a celebrity ever.
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Had perhaps one of the most public breakdowns by a celebrity ever.

Now:

A living legend, who happens to be the queen of Instagram posts, sayer of "cool," and owner of mad vanilla candles. A best-selling artist, a painter, intimates entrepreneur, (private) runway model, and president of Las Vegas. Britney Jean Spears has surpassed all odds to continue to be a global superstar. In two words: iconic qween.
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A living legend, who happens to be the queen of Instagram posts, sayer of "cool," and owner of mad vanilla candles. A best-selling artist, a painter, intimates entrepreneur, (private) runway model, and president of Las Vegas. Britney Jean Spears has surpassed all odds to continue to be a global superstar. In two words: iconic qween.

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