Paula Abdul

Paula Abdul
Paula Julie Abdul

(1962-06-19) June 19, 1962 (age 57)
San Fernando, California, United States
Net worthUS$30 million[1]
'Musical career
OriginSan Fernando, California
Years active1986-present
LabelsVirgin Records (1987-1999)
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Paula Julie Abdul[2] (Script error: No such module "Respell".; born June 19, 1962)[3] is an American singer and dancer. She had a string of hit songs and choreographed (planned) many dances for herself and others, including singer-songwriter Janet Jackson. Musically, she is known for her late-1980s number-one singles "Straight Up" and "Cold Hearted", along with the 1990s number-one hit "Opposites Attract". She won a Grammy Award for "Best Music Video – Short Form" for "Opposites Attract". She was a judge on the television show American Idol for its first eight seasons. She has a mezzo-soprano vocal range.


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