Dancing Stars: Celebrities That Used To Be Exotic Dancers

Dancing Stars: Celebrities That Used To Be Exotic Dancers

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Nene Leakes

Nene Leakes

Nene Leakes

Linnethia Monique "NeNe" Leakes is an american actress, fashion designer TV presenter and author. She is famously known for her role in the “real housewives of Atlanta” as Roz Washington. She participated in Donald Trump's “The Celebrity Apprentice” and “ABC Dancing with the Stars”. She was also one of the panelists for ABC’s “To tell the Truth”. She founded “NeNe Leakes” entertainment. It is a TV production company. The company produced Leakes' spin-off series I Dream of NeNe: “The Wedding” along with True Entertainment. The series documented the preparations for her second wedding, which premiered on September 17, 2013. In July 2014, she launched the “Nene Leakes Collection” for the Home Shopping Network (HSN). In April 2016, she started her comedy tour “So nasty, so rude”. In her 2009 Memoir, she admitted to being a stripper.

She was a single mother who was struggling to pay rent and support her son. She took a job as a stripper under the name "Silk" and she said that she felt "powerful" as a dancer. "With every piece of clothing I took off, the more I got my life back," she wrote. "I worked this body like a well-oiled machine, and every movement got me closer to my goal of financial independence for me and my child." Right now,has two sons, Bryson and Brentt.

She has a granddaughter, Bri'Asia Bryant. She and her husband Gregg Leakes separated in 2010, then she filed for divorce in April 2010. The divorce was finalized September, 2011, after the fourth season of “The Real Housewives” had finished shooting. She later reunited with Gregg Leakes and they announced in January 2013, that they were engaged. The wedding preparations was filmed and hence, the “I Dream of NeNe: The Wedding” series. NeNe and Gregg remarried on June 22, 2013, at the InterContinental Buckhead Hotel in Atlanta.

Nene Leakes And Greg Leakes

Nene Leakes And Greg Leakes

Cardi B

It seems like rapping and throwing shoes are not the only thing Cardi B is good at. Her real name is Belcalis Marlenis Almánzar. She is an American rapper, Tv personality, singer and songwriter. She first attracted attention when she talked about her career as a stripper on social media. She became an internet celebrity when some videos went viral on vine and Instagram.

Recently, during an interview on "The Ellen DeGeneres Show" in April 2018, she explained that the job helped in paying the bills and invest in her goal of becoming an artist. In an interview with Cosmopolitan, Cardi B said that she continues to be vocal about stripping because she feels that people who work as strippers are not respected.

Cardi B

Cardi B

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