- Name: Paula Abdul
- Born: 06/19/1962 (58 years old)
- Occupation: Singer, songwriter, dancer, choreographer, actress, television personality, television producer, music video director
- Website: paulaabdul.com
Paula Julie Abdul (born June 19, 1962) is an American singer, songwriter, dancer, choreographer, actress, and television personality. She began her career as a cheerleader for the Los Angeles Lakers at the age of 18 and later became the head choreographer for the Laker Girls, where she was discovered by The Jacksons. After choreographing music videos for Janet Jackson, Abdul became a choreographer at the height of the music video era and soon thereafter she was signed to Virgin Records. Her debut studio album Forever Your Girl (1988) became one of the most successful debut albums at that time, selling 7 million copies in the United States and setting a record for the most number-one singles from a debut album on the Billboard Hot 100 chart: “Straight Up”, “Forever Your Girl”, “Cold Hearted”, and “Opposites Attract”. Her six number one singles on the Billboard Hot 100 tie her with Diana Ross for seventh among the female solo performers who have topped the chart.
Birth Name: Paula Julie Abdul
School: California State University, Northridge
Alias: Paula Julie Abdul
Genre: R&B, pop, dance
Birth Place: San Fernando, California, U.S.
Paula Abdul quotes :
Constructive criticism is about finding something good and positive to soften the blow to the real critique of what really went on.Paula Abdul
Everyone is your best friend when you are successful. Make sure that the people that you surround yourself with are also the people that you are not afraid of failing with.Paula Abdul
The cool part of being an entertainer is getting the opportunity to get your feet wet in all areas.Paula Abdul