Rewind·Posted on Jan 14, 2016What Your Favorite Pop Divas Looked Like In 2006 Vs. NowSo many hits and so many flops. What a time to be alive.by by Matt StoperaBuzzFeed Staff, by Brian GalindoBuzzFeed StaffFacebookPinterestTwitterMailLink 1. Taylor Swift then: Peter Kramer / Getty Images She played at river festivals and lived on a Christmas tree farm. Now: Jason Merritt / Getty Images Ruined the word "squad." 2. Madonna then: Jo Hale / Getty Images In the middle of her best era, Confessions. Now: Angela Weiss / Getty Images Needs to stop collaborating with Nicki Minaj. 3. Alicia Keys then: Scott Gries / Getty Images Piano player. Now: Scott Gries / Getty Images I think she still plays the piano. 4. Miley Cyrus then: Stephen Shugerman / Getty Images Shopped at Deb. Now Jason Merritt / Getty Images Who even knows anymore. 5. Britney Spears then: Kevin Winter / Getty Images Prego AF. Now: Kevork Djansezian / Getty Images A trendsetting living legend who happens to be a mom now. The queen of Instagram, sayer of "cool," and owner of mad vanilla candles. A best-selling artist, intimates entrepreneur, and the president of Las Vegas. Britney Jean Spears has surpassed all odds to become a global superstar. In a word: iconic. 6. Christina Aguilera then: Peter Kramer / Getty Images Nice gowns. Now: Jerod Harris / Getty Images She's on The Voice. 7. Jennifer Lopez then: Michael Buckner / Getty Images Same. Now: Jason Merritt / Getty Images Literally the same. 8. Mariah Carey then: Stephen Shugerman / Getty Images Orange. Now: Joshua Blanchard / Getty Images Less orange. 9. Gwen Stefani then: Evan Agostini / Getty Images She looks exactly the same as she always had. Now: Robin Marchant / Getty Images She looks exactly the same as she always had. 10. Janet Jackson then: David Livingston / Getty Images Underrated queen of pop. Now: Michael Tran / FilmMagic Still underrated. 11. Rihanna then: Ethan Miller / Getty Images She was just starting out! So much promise! Now: Alberto E. Rodriguez / Getty Images Retired. 12. Katy Perry then: Matthew Simmons / Getty Images Off to church! Now: Jason Merritt / Getty Images Bringing bump-its back! 13. Fergie then: Frederick M. Brown / Getty Images Former member of supergroup Wild Orchid. Now: Bennett Raglin / Getty Images Slightly blurry. 14. Lady Gaga then: Probably a disposable camera / Via althistory.wikia.com She's Italian, guys. Now: Mark Davis / Getty Images She loves jazz, guys. 15. Kelly Clarkson then: Jo Hale / Getty Images The most successful American Idol. Now: Jo Hale / Getty Images Still the most successful American Idol. 16. Selena Gomez then: Nickelodeon She was on some Nickelodeon show. Now: Dimitrios Kambouris / Getty Images She sings about metaphorical gin & juice. 17. Demi Lovato then: Fox She was on Prison Break lol. Now: Frazer Harrison / Getty Images Sister to Poot. 18. Hilary Duff then: Mat Szwajkos / Getty Images She dated that guy from Good Charlotte. Now: Jason Merritt / Getty Images Sparks 😩 19. Beyoncé then: Timothy A. Clary / AFP / Getty Images Part of a girl group. Now: Jason Merritt / Getty Images Part of the Illuminati.