Models with successful music careers

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  1. pklima

    pklima Commercial User

    May 2, 2003
    Kraków, Polska
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    The Miss Indonesia on bass thread reminds me...

    Vanessa Williams was Miss America and was also a successful singer. Ayse Hatun Önal was Miss Turkey. Army Of Lovers supposedly recruited all their female singers from a modeling agency. Anybody else?
     
  2. Wasn't Debbie Harry of Blondie a model first, then singer?
     
  3. kobass

    kobass Supporting Member

    Nov 3, 2003
    Outside Boston
    Grace Jones.
     
  4. pklima

    pklima Commercial User

    May 2, 2003
    Kraków, Polska
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    I had no idea about those two - I guess it was before my time. But I imagine there have to be many more.
     
  5. Richland123

    Richland123

    Apr 17, 2009
    Samantha Fox
     
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  6. JimK

    JimK

    Dec 12, 1999
    She was stripped of that title.
    Pun intended.
    She is a great singer & entertainer.
     
  7. Templar

    Templar Supporting Member

    Dunno if Ellie Rowsell ever modeled before fronting her indie-pop band Wolf Alice, but she probably could if she wanted to.

    Saw Wolf Alice on Jool's the other night...hot stuff.

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  8. pklima

    pklima Commercial User

    May 2, 2003
    Kraków, Polska
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    Can't find anything in the bio, but I wonder how many members of Prince's bands over the years have been models. I see that Vanity was.
     
  9. /\/\3phist0

    /\/\3phist0 ( ͡° ͜ʖ ͡°) mmm Woody! Supporting Member

    Milla Jovovich
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    Sings with Puscifer.


    Here she is at 19

     
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  10. Jhengsman

    Jhengsman

    Oct 17, 2007
    Los Angeles, CA
    When Taylor Swift did the Victoria's Secret Show she suddenly didn't look tall and geeky but in the same class as their full time models. Many local singers I know have done their share of modeling being the goal was the entertainment business, be it acting, singing or just having still pictures taken of them
     
  11. DiabolusInMusic

    DiabolusInMusic Functionless Art is Merely Tolerated Vandalism

    Ru Paul, who else?
     
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  12. hdracer

    hdracer

    Feb 15, 2009
    Elk River, MN.
    Tia Carrere
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  13. /\/\3phist0

    /\/\3phist0 ( ͡° ͜ʖ ͡°) mmm Woody! Supporting Member

    Taylor Momsen (the Pretty Reckless)
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    Oh and she started out as Cindy Lou hoo
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  14. Scarey Larry

    Scarey Larry Supporting Member

    Grace Slick.
     
  15. Richland123

    Richland123

    Apr 17, 2009
    Wendy O. Williams of The Plasmatics
     
  16. pklima

    pklima Commercial User

    May 2, 2003
    Kraków, Polska
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    Oh yeah, Taylor Momsen. I've covered a few Pretty Reckless songs a few years ago, I knew she was an actress but not a model.
     
  17. reddesert

    reddesert

    Mar 19, 2015
    Mark Wahlberg

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