Paula Abdul is a dancer, choreographer and singer syriano American-Canadian origin, born on 19 June 1962 in Los Angeles, California (United States).
She began her career as a pom pom girl and choreographing videos for popular artists and, later, she turned to pop music. Having taught dance and worked her little voice, she had to pull out all the stops to get out his debut album Forever Your Girl, in 1988. This album has sold 8.5 million copies worldwide thanks to its popularity as a choreographer and advertisements.
Born of a Syrian father and Brazilian mother and Quebec, she began taking dance lessons at the age of 7 years. At age 10, she won a scholarship enabling him to study tap dance and jazz dance. She was the captain of his team cheerleaders (pompom girls), and after graduating, she enrolled in college at California State Northridge and was able to join the team of cheerleaders of the Los Angeles Lakers. Then she became the leader in chief where she was spotted by Jackie Jackson (whom she later fell in love) that he was asked to create a video of the song of the Jacksons Torture. Other artists who made Paula Abdul videos are the Pointer Sisters, ZZ Top and Duran Duran. She was a dancer to choreographer and two clips to a clip of Janet Jackson on the album Control in 1986, I know What Have You Done For Me Lately, Nasty, When I Think Of You. She also worked on the television show The Tracey Ullman Show as well as a few films.
At the end of 80 years, Abdul has signed with Virgin Records which allowed the release of the single Knocked Out. She then dominated the charts with albums in pop music with four No. 1 songs: Straight Up, Forever Your Girl, Cold Hearted and Opposites Attract in 1989.
In 1991 she launched her second album: Spellbound. More than 8 million copies sold worldwide. The album is memorable for the number 1 success Rush Rush and The Promise of a new day.
In 1992, she married Emilio Estevez. They separated in 1994.
It was filmed in the clip Liberian girl Michael Jackson. Through the album Head Over Heels, published in 1994, she tried a new style and sings a duet with Ofra Haza. The album is a global failure.
Since 2002, Paula Abdul is one of three judges of the television show American Idol.
In the summer of 2007, the television show Hey Paula is presented on the American airwaves. She recently launched her collection of jewelry.
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