Paula Abdul

Paula Julie Abdul is an American singer, 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 became one of the most successful debut albums at that time, selling seven 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 second album Spellbound scored her two more Billboard Hot 100 chart toppers: "Rush Rush" and "The Promise of a New Day".

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Christina Hendricks and Paula Abdul stun at the Fashion Trust Awards in LA

Paula Abdul Revealed Getting Plastic Surgery Before Photoshop Accusations: See Transformation Pictures

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OMG Paula Abdul Made Herself Look Like A TEENAGER With Too Much Photoshop!

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Paula Abdul, Lea Michele, and More Celebrate Thanksgiving

Paula Abdul Slays In Sequin Jumpsuit During Her First-Ever Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Performance

Paula Abdul Opens Up About Special Relationship With Kelly Clarkson

Sarah Hyland and Paula Abdul rehearse for 96th Annual Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade in NYC

Paula Abdul braves the cold in edgy black trench coat in NYC

Janet Jackson & Her Former Choreographer Paula Abdul Reunite In Qatar: Photos

Janet Jackson turns heads in blazer dress and greets Paula Abdul at fashion event in Qatar

Courtney Stodden puts on a busty display while Paula Abdul showcases her dancer's in Hollywood

American Idol reunion! Kelly Clarkson poses with Simon Cowell, Paula Abdul and Randy Jackson

Gabrielle Union sand Paula Abdul put their best fashion foot forward at Daytime Beauty Awards

33-Year-Old 'Prey' Star Straight Up Denies He's Dating Paula Abdul, 60, After Eyewitness Claim They Were 'All Over Each Other'

Paula Abdul and Amber Midthunder looks chic as they lead stars attending the premiere of Prey in LA

Paula Abdul Serves as Icon Grand Marshall at L.A. Pride Parade