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Lady Gaga’s manager Svengali Troy Carter insists that the singer’s phenomenal success is the result of pure hard work. Carter says his eccentric client has set an example of how hard work and hits can turn an expectant into a somebody, and he fears too many current acts break into the big time too quickly […] Continue reading Lady Gaga’s ‘success is because of her hard work, not luck’

Music mogul Simon Cowell has seen his fortune rise by more than 40 million pounds (46.3 million euros, 61.5 million dollars), leapfrogging the Beckhams, according to new estimates Friday. Cowell, whose earnings were boosted by the surprise worldwide success of Scottish singer Susan Boyle after she appeared on his TV show “Britain’s Got Talent”, is now reckoned … Continue reading Susan Boyle success helps Cowell amass a fortune

Popular singer Shakira claims her drive for success comes from seeing poverty during her childhood.
“My dad went bankrupt when I was eight-years-old. I remember the day I realised that pretty much all of the comfort of our lives had gone. We had had very decent lives — two cars, my dad had a successful business, […] Continue reading Fear of poverty motivated Shakira to taste success