Posts tagged "celeb names"

The 9 Most Misspelled Celebrity Names

You know those words that seem impossible to spell right on the first try, but are nonetheless part of everyday language? “Apparent.” “Vacuum.” Even “misspell” is a tough one.

What if your name was as easy to misspell as, well, “misspell”? For some unlucky celebrities (and lucky people who write about them), typo…

By: Next Movie / November 29, 2012

14 Famous Ladies Who Changed Their Names After Getting Married

I’ve always been shocked by the statistic that 93 percent of American women take their husband’s last name. But there’s one group that’s overly represented in the seven percent who don’t—celebrities. It makes sense because, once you get to the point where you’re famous, your name is a brand. It’s the way people have, and…

By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / August 3, 2012

11 Stars Who Made Strange Name Changes In The Middle Of Their Careers

Mos Def says that he is most definitely done with his name. While performing with Talib Kweli this weekend, he revealed that he giving up his moniker and changing it to Yasiin. “I’m retiring the Mos Def name after 2011. I’m actually doing it,” he said. “Mos Def is a name that I built and…

By: Kate Torgovnick/Kate-Book.com / September 9, 2011