It all started with Etta James, the bawdy, brassy, ultra-blonde torch singer who showed 1950s-era Black women that Marilyn wasn’t the only one who could rock a platinum ‘do.

These days, our sexiest A-listers are following in her footsteps, sporting ultra-blonde wigs, extensions and dye jobs.

From Mary J. Blige’s golden yellow strands to Eva Marcille’s white-blonde pixie, these superstars are looking pretty in platinum…