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    Posted on Oct 22, 2017

    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:

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    Performing during the day at Lollapalooza.

    Now:

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    Headlining the Super Bowl Halftime Show.

    2. Adele then:

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    An up-and-coming Myspace artist.

    Now:

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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:

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

    Now:

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

    4. Gwen Stefani then:

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    She looks exactly the same as she always had.

    Now:

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

    5. Janet Jackson then:

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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:

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

    6. Madonna then:

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    Was British.

    Now:

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

    7. Jennifer Lopez then:

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

    Now:

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

    8. Katy Perry then:

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    Interesting hat choices.

    Now:

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    Interesting career choices.

    9. Fergie then:

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

    Now:

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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:

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    The most successful American Idol.

    Now:

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    Still the most successful American Idol.

    11. Mariah Carey then:

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    Didn't know who Jennifer Lopez is.

    12. Now:

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

    13. Selena Gomez then:

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

    Now:

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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:

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

    Now:

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

    15. Beyoncé then:

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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:

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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:

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    You literally thought her name was Hannah Montana.

    Now:

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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:

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    A sweet country singer.

    Now:

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

    18. Britney Spears then:

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

    Now:

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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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