With all the hoopla surrounding Rihanna's fiery new haircolor, you'd think it was the first time a celebrity had ever gone red! Not so. Some of music's most bold-faced names have sported scarlet strands. From Mary J. Blige to Chilli, we take a look back at our favorite red-headed starlets. Janet Jackson will be performing at the ESSENCE Music Festival, will you be there?

Tia Williams
Jun, 10, 2010

janet-jackson-red-hair-425.jpg With all the hoopla surrounding Rihanna's fiery new haircolor, you'd think it was the first time a celebrity had ever gone red! Not so. Some of music's most bold-faced names have sported scarlet strands. From Mary J. Blige to Chilli, we take a look back at our favorite red-headed starlets. Janet Jackson will be performing at the ESSENCE Music Festival, will you be there?