16 Child Stars Who Became Singing Sensations

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It’s no secret that in order to make it in Hollywood, it helps to be a well-rounded entertainer. When someone can act, sing, dance, even produce or write, it’s likely that it won’t be long until they find their big break somewhere within the industry. That happens to be the case with some of the top singers in the music industry today – you would be surprised to see how many of your favorite singing sensations actually began as child actors!

From starring in TV shows and movies as tiny tots to making their way to the top of the music charts, singers like Drake, Jennifer Lopez, and Fergie were all child actors before they became music entertainers (and let’s not forget all of those Disney Channel stars that had their own TV shows before breaking into the business!). Keep on reading to see 16 child actors who became singing sensations.