Happy Birthday Adrienne Bailon and Monica!
While they stand being three years apart, Monica (34) and Adrienne Bailon (31) share the same birthday (October 24th). Both veterans in the music game, we dug deep to find a few things the songstresses may have in common besides gorgeous looks. As we celebrate the born day of both stars, flip the page to see the seven other things they have in common.
They are both children of divorced parents. Monica’s parents divorced when she was seven after three years of being separated and Adrienne’s parents divorced when she was very young.
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Both grew up heavy into church. Being a church girl and her choir performing at Madison Square Gardens is what helped Adrienne get discovered. Monica was the youngest person on her church’s traveling choir, she was 10.
Both became famous when they were very young. Monica was discovered by Austin Dallas when she was 12 and Adrienne owes her beginning to Ricky Martin and later a producer who helped her get her big break with 3Lw
Adrienne had acted in plenty of TV and movie roles but she’s most known for her role in the Cheetah Girls and Monica has done a small roles on TV and in big screen productions.
Monica’s powerhouse voice helped her get a Grammy for “The Boy is Mine” as well as give her career longevity. Adrienne’s known for her voice from 3LW and The Cheetah Girls movie was a musical.
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Monica had a short series with BET called Monica: Still Standing and was the second highest rating in the network’s history for reality show debuts. Adrienne and her best friend Julissa Bermuda starred in their own reality series Empire Girls: Julissa and Adrienne. Bailon also made appearances on Keeping Up With The Kardashian, when she dated Rob.
Monica and Adrienne both went under the needle to profess their love for their man (at the time). Mo has her husband Shannon Brown’s name tatted on her wrist and Bailon recently had ex-boyfriend Rob’s name removed from her butt.
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