Actresses are not only known for their acting skills but also for their singing abilities. Many actresses have pursued music careers, and some of them have been very successful in this field. In this post, we will feature some of the most notable actresses who have made a name for themselves in the music industry.
First on our list is Jennifer Lopez, also known as J-Lo. She started her career as a dancer before pursuing acting and later music. Her debut album “On the 6” was released in 1999 and featured hit songs such as “If You Had My Love” and “Waiting for Tonight”. Lopez has since released several other albums that have been well received by audiences worldwide.
Another actress turned singer is Miley Cyrus. She rose to fame playing Hannah Montana on Disney Channel before transitioning into a music career. Her first single “See You Again” was released in 2007, followed by several other hits such as “Party in the USA”, “Wrecking Ball”, and “Malibu”. Cyrus’s unique voice and catchy tunes have earned her numerous awards and a dedicated fan base.
Selena Gomez is another actress who has successfully transitioned into the music industry. She began her career on Disney Channel’s Wizards of Waverly Place before releasing her debut album “Kiss & Tell” in 2009 with her band Selena Gomez & The Scene. Since then, she has released several solo albums featuring hit songs like “Come & Get It”, “Bad Liar”, and “Lose You to Love Me”.
Zendaya is an actress best known for her roles on Disney Channel shows like Shake It Up! And K.C Undercover but she’s equally talented when it comes to singing too! The young starlet released two self-titled EPs back-to-back Zendaya (2013)and Somethin’ New (2014). Although she hasn’t yet put out a full album, she’s been busy with other projects like her lead role in the HBO series Euphoria.
A notable mention is also given to Lady Gaga who started as an actress before pursuing music. She landed a role on The Sopranos and appeared in several other TV shows before focusing on music. Her debut album “The Fame” was released in 2008 and featured hit songs such as “Just Dance” and “Poker Face”. Since then, Lady Gaga has become one of the most successful musicians of our time with numerous chart-topping hits like “Born This Way” “Bad Romance” and more.
Hailee Steinfeld is another actress who has made waves in both acting and singing. She began her career as an actress appearing in films such as True Grit, Pitch Perfect 2 &3 but later transitioned into music. Her debut single “Love Myself” was released in 2015 followed by several other singles including “Starving”, which became a massive hit featuring Zedd & Grey.
Another name that cannot go unnoticed is Demi Lovato who rose to fame through Disney Channel’s Camp Rock movie franchise before transitioning into pop stardom with catchy tunes like “Sorry Not Sorry,” “Heart Attack”, etc.. Lovato has been vocal about her struggles with mental health, body image issues, addiction, and more – using her platform to inspire others while making great music at the same time!
Lastly but not least we have Jamie Lynn Spears – Britney Spears’ younger sister played Zoey Brooks on Nick’s Zoey 101 for three seasons until it ended due to Jamie’s teenage pregnancy which forced its cancellation. Later she pursued country music releasing several singles including ‘How Could I Want More,’ ‘Sleepover’, etc..
In conclusion, these actresses turned singers are talented individuals who have managed to make their mark in both the entertainment industry fields of acting and singing. Their unique talents and inspirational stories have captured the hearts of fans all over the world, making them some of the most beloved stars in today’s music scene.