Whattaya Know: Actors-Turnt-Singers Who Don’t Suck

- By Bossip Staff
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Actors Turned Singers Who Are Good

It’s hard enough for people to be great at one thing like singing or acting. But being good at two things? That’s damn near impossible. These actors actually translated into good musicians. Go figure.


Janet Jackson – She actually started as Penny on Good Times before she was making music so she counts, technically.

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Jamie Foxx – He’s an actor/comedia/musician and he’s great at all of them. He’s just not fair.

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Tristan “Mack” Wilds – Most of us know him as Mike from the Wire but he made a great album last year, too.


Justin Timberlake – He came up from the Mickey Mouse Club to greatness.

Rihanna reunited with her on-again, off-again boyfriend Drake at Club Soixante Dix Neuf in Paris. Drake and Future the Prince headlined at the nightclub on it's one year celebration. The Canadian rapper kept the crowd moving as he took over DJ duties. After his set, Drake sipped on a cold beverage and showed off some dance moves. Once the party was over, Rihanna locked arms with a bodyguard and headed for the club's exit.

Drake – Wheelchair Jimmy out here making moves.

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Donald Glover – Childish Gambino has been dropping heat since he started a few years ago so much that he might not be acting anymore.

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    Jennifer Lopez in Miami filming her music video Adrenalina alongside Ricky Martin. And with no time to spare, Jennifer Lopez was on to her next shoot for the new World Cup song, We Are One (Ola Ola), in Fort Lauderdale. Using vibrant colors, the set was meant to mimic the scene of a Brazilian Carnival,

    Jennifer Lopez – She’s decent as a musician we guess. Whatever, we enjoy posting pics of her.


    Zooey Deschanel – You’re sleeping on her singing ability.

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    Tyrese – These sort of happened at the same time…but we’ll call him a model turned singer/actor. How’s that?

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