Houston hip hop artist Riff Raff (real name Horst Christian Simco) shot to fame after his brief appearance on the second season of MTV’s “From G’s to Gents” catapulted him into the limelight and opened up doors for him to release his breakthrough album “Neon Icon” … which included the […]

Wyoming born wrestler Rulon Gardner inspired the world in 2000 when he traveled to Sydney, Australia to represent Team USA as a heavy-weight Greco-Roman wrestler to compete (and defeat) the unstoppable Russian Aleksandr Karelin in the finals and to take home the gold medal in one of the greatest moments […]

New York native Andy Milonakis blasted onto the scene in 2005 with wacky antics, a bizarre hip hop career and viral video moments — all while confusing audiences with his prepubescent appearance even though he was nearly 30 years old — that culminated with his MTV sketch comedy program “The […]

Jacksonville, Florida artist Fred Durst was only 30 years old when he shot to fame as the frontman of the band Limp Bizkit … and landed at the top of the Billboard Hot 100 charts after they released their 1999 sophomore studio album Significant Other that included the singles “Nookie” […]

Italian model and actress Elisabetta Canalis was only 30 years old when she became a household name in the U.S. after she was whisked around the world in a 2-year relationship with America’s favorite A-lister George Clooney. Shortly after Canalis and GC split in 2011 Elisabetta took the stage of […]

Seattle-based rapper Sir Mix-A-Lot (real name Anthony Ray) shot to worldwide fame after he released his third album “Mack Daddy” back in 1992 … which included the bass-bumping, booty-shaking and posterior-praising single “Baby Got Back.” “Baby Got Back” was such a huge success that held the number one spot on […]

Atlanta artist Fonzworth Bentley (real name Derek Watkins) gained fame in the early 2000s as Diddy‘s assistant and stylish sidekick — with his eye-catching signature accessories like umbrellas, suspenders, bowties and even a violin — on reality shows like MTV’s “Making The Band 2” and as the host of “From […]

New York City native Big Daddy Kane (real name Antonio Hardy) was only 20 years old when he cemented himself into the East Coast music scene as a hip hop icon after he released his 1988 debut album “Long Live the Kane,” which included the stand-out…

Nashville country icons Kix Brooks (left) and Ronnie Dunn (right) — better known as Brooks & Dunn — swept through the south and across the country in 1991 with their debut album Brand New Man … which included some serious stand-out singles including “Neon Moon,” “Brand New Man” … and […]

Ohio artist Jeff Timmons was only 25 years old when he gained fame as one of the founding members of the classic boyband 98 Degrees .. who shot to international fame after they released their second album “98 Degrees and Rising” in 1998 … which included the Billboard hits “Because […]

English actor Amanda Pays is best know for her role as the sexy scientist and girlfriend Tina McGee — who cranks out cool inventions to help The Flash in his missions to keep the streets safe — in the fast-moving ’90s television show “The Flash.” Pays was cast alongside Norfolk […]