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25 Times Diana Ross Was A Supreme Diva

Miss Ross will forever be the boss.

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1. This fly — absolutely stunning — woman is Diana Ross.

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2. As most people know, she started out in a little group called The Supremes back in the '60s.

And they were all so gorgeous. Look at Diana's fierce eyebrows, Florence's perfect hair, and Mary's flawless smile. Queens.
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And they were all so gorgeous. Look at Diana's fierce eyebrows, Florence's perfect hair, and Mary's flawless smile. Queens.

3. The Supremes were a force to be reckoned with in the music industry...

Cindy Birdsong (far right), replaced Florence Ballard, who was in the original Supreme lineup.
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Cindy Birdsong (far right), replaced Florence Ballard, who was in the original Supreme lineup.

4. ...and racked up hit after hit, largely due to Diana's sweet and magnificent soprano voice.

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5. Just listen to the hit "Back In My Arms Again," one of the group's countless hits, with lead vocals from Ross.

You will fall in love.

6. in 1970, Diana left the group and embarked on a solo career.

Look at her, decked out in fur. She's basically been fabulous since the day she was born.
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Look at her, decked out in fur. She's basically been fabulous since the day she was born.

7. And so, Diana rose from the flames like a phoenix to become the legend she was meant to be.

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8. Later that year, Diana released a marvelous self-titled solo album, with hits like "Ain't No Mountain High Enough" and "You're All I Need To Get By."

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9. She also gave the world so many great solo gems, like "Upside Down" ...

10. ...and the unofficial gay anthem, "I'm Coming Out."

11. Ms. Ross has also blessed the world with many legendary GIFs, like this one from her film, Mahogany.

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12. The film pretty much cemented her diva status, as she played an aspiring fashion designer in this classic rags to riches story.

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13. Let them know, Miss Ross! 👏

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14. And then, there's Lady Sings The Blues, a movie she snagged an Academy Award nomination for.

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Diana is pretty much your fave's fave.

15. She was also Dorothy in The Wiz, a film based on The Wizard of Oz.

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And she played her character with dazzling charm.

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16. If singing and acting hadn't worked out, Diana totally could've been a professional model. Look at her poise.

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17. Look at her carefree demeanor.

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18. If you looked up the definition of exuberance in the dictionary, you'd see Diana's face right there.

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19. One time, Diana Ross managed to be even more supreme-y when she stood next to Tom Selleck, a stud from yesteryear.

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20. Then, there was that time she was standing next to Michael Caine, effortlessly looking like a million bucks.

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21. Her career is so incredible that she's performed with some of the greatest artists to ever exist...

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22. ...and she once made boob history when she was in the presence of Lil Kim at the VMAs.

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23. And just like a true diva, Diana stole the moment by cupping Lil Kim's boob.

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24. Diana Ross is so beautiful that it was a no-brainer that her children would be just as gorgeous.

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25. And she still looks just as great today as she did when she first started performing.

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Here's to Diana Ross, a true star through and through. ⭐️

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