Etta James set a zillion trends with her Jayne Mansfield-inspired, platinum curls.
The Motown songstress always looked chic in her huge, honey blonde bouffant.
Marvin Gaye’s favorite collaborator was cute-as-a-button in her back-combed and teased amber tresses. ‘Aint No Mountain High Enough,’ indeed!
For a brief, shining moment in the late-Seventies, Aretha dyed her hair a luminous strawberry blonde shade. Love the topknot!
For “part two” of her storied career, Tina Turner sported this super-iconic, totally teased, frosted blonde wig.
The “Saturday Love” singer channeled 1930’s-era sirens with her rippling, sun-kissed waves.
In the mid-Nineties, Mary J. Blige gave blonde hair a tough, street chic makeover. We’re excited to see her blonde ‘do tonight on Empire.
1998 Mariah Carey
In her heyday, Lil Kim always made an entrance in a brightly colored wig — but her favorite was this shocking, white-blonde hue. Legendary!
Despite the skin-tight ensembles and short platinum curls, Eve was one of the Nineties’ hardest emcees.
The lead singer of TLC, T-Boz’s asymmetric golden ’do is almost as legendary as her gravelly voice.
Before RiRi was the world’s most famous redhead, she was an edgy blonde with the most-copied haircut of the moment.
In her short career, Keri Hilson has had black hair, brown tresses, streaked strands — and now she’s a platinum blonde, and we live for it!
Nicki Minaj commands attention wherever she goes in her dayglo yellow, Rapunzel wigs.
Beyonce adds depth to her sun-kissed strands with luminous, buttery-blonde highlights. Gorgeous!
Diva on the loose! The youngest Braxton sister has always been one to stand out from the crowd and her long blonde hair certainly helps her pop.
K. Michelle went through quite a transformation of the tresses in 2013. She went from long candy apple red curls to a sleek blonde pixie that we’re loving.
R&B songstress Ciara rocking the perfect baby bump-blonde bob combo.
Keke Palmer is owning her grown and sexy with a sleek bronze ‘do.
Yasss honey for the honey blonde waves! Mary J. Blige is turning up the heat on Empire with a return to her blonde days.