Fort Worth, TX

Musicians, actors and TV personalities from Fort Worth, Texas

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Fort Worth is the fifth-largest city in the U.S. state of Texas. It is also the 13th-largest city in the United States. Fort Worth is the county seat of Tarrant County, covering nearly 350 square miles.

Fort Worth is the second-largest city in the Dallas–Fort Worth–Arlington metropolitan area.

Kelly Clarkson

Kelly Brianne Clarkson was born on April 24, 1982. She is an American singer, songwriter, actress, author, and television personality.

She became famous after winning the first season of American Idol in 2002. She earned a record deal with RCA.

Kelly Clarkson's debut single was "A Moment Like This". The single was in the US Billboard Hot 100 and became the country's best-selling 2002 single.

In 2003, she launched an album, Thankful, that debuted atop the Billboard 200.

Other singles are "Breakaway", "Since U Been Gone", "Behind These Hazel Eyes", and "Because of You". Breakaway sold over 12 million copies worldwide and won two Grammy Awards.
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Leighton Meester

Leighton Marissa Meester was born on April 9, 1986. She is an American actress, singer, songwriter, and model.

Leighton Meester is best known for her starring role as Blair Waldorf in Gossip Girl (2007–2012).

Leighton Meester also starred in the films: Killer Movie (2008), Country Strong (2010), The Roommate (2011), Monte Carlo (2011), The Oranges (2011), and The Judge (2014). In 2014, Leighton Meester made her Broadway debut in Of Mice and Men (2014).

Leighton Meester was featured in the top ten Billboard Hot 100 single Cobra Starship's "Good Girls Go Bad".

In 2010, Leighton Meester released her solo singles under Universal Republic label "Somebody to Love" 2009 and "Your Love's a Drug". Leighton Meester's debut album is Heartstrings, in 2014. Leighton Meester has modeled for Jimmy Choo, Herbal Essences, and Vera Wang brands.
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Kirstin Maldonado

Kirstin Taylor "Kirstie" Maldonado was born May 16, 1992. She is an American singer, songwriter, actress, and member of the acapella group Pentatonix.

Kirstin Maldonado has released seven studio albums, won three Grammy Awards, and sold over six million albums.

In 2017, Kirstin Maldonado debuted her solo, with the song "Break a Little" under the moniker Kirstin. Kirstin Maldonado made her Broadway debut in 2018, portraying Lauren in Kinky Boots.
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Richard Rawlings

Richard Rawlings was born on March 30, 1969. He is an American entrepreneur and media personality.

Richard Rawlings is the star of the reality television show Fast N' Loud on Discovery Channel.

Richard Rawlings is a proprietor of the Gas Monkey Garage as well as both the Gas Monkey Bar N' Grill and Gas Monkey Live music venues in Dallas, Texas.

In 2014, Richard Rawlings was featured in national television commercials promoting Dodge vehicles and financing.

In 2016, Richard Rawlings, started a new restaurant venture, Richard Rawlings' Garage. The first restaurant opened in Harker Heights, Texas. The restaurant was permanently closed in March 2019.

In 2019, Richard Rawlings licensed the Gas Monkey brand to a line of energy drinks.
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Taylor Hawkins

Oliver Taylor Hawkins was born on February 17, 1972. He is an American musician, best known as the drummer for the rock band Foo Fighters.

Before joining the band in 1997, Taylor Hawkins was the touring drummer for Alanis Morissette as well as the drummer in a progressive experimental band Sylvia.

In 2004, Taylor Hawkins formed his own side project, Taylor Hawkins and the Coattail Riders. He played drums and sings.

In 2005, Taylor Hawkins was voted "Best Rock Drummer" by the United Kingdom drumming magazine Rhythm.

Loudwire magazine named his album, Get the Money, one of the 50 best rock efforts of 2019.
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