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Debbie Gibson

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Deborah Gibson is a creative force in the entertainment industry who does it all! She has single handedly transcended music and entertainment trends and fads. Deborah stands poised at the top, embarking on the second phase of her hugely successful pop career.Deborah Gibson exploded on the pop music scene at the tender age of 16. She quickly became the youngest person ever to write, produce and perform a #1 single ("Foolish Beat"), a record which she still proudly holds to this day. Deborah has sold over 16 million albums worldwide to date. Her extraordinary career has garnered her #1 Billboard hits, Platinum albums, ASCAP Songwriter of the Year honors, sold-out audiences around the world and rave reviews for her starring roles on Broadway.Growing up in Long Island, Deborah began performing with her sisters in Community Theatre at the age of five. At age five, she wrote her first composition. By age eight, she was performing as part of the children's chorus at the Metropolitan Opera House in NYC with artists such as Plácido Domingo. By the time she was twelve years old, she was already a professional Broadway actress pursuing a recording career. The dream was realized by sixteen, when Deborah was signed to Atlantic Records. Her first single "Only In My Dreams" went right to the top of the charts around the world.Following were several more top five hits and the #1 single "Foolish Beat". Her debut album "Out of the Blue" sold over five million copies. With this, Deborah established herself as a household name and immediately confirmed that position with her triple platinum follow up #1 album "Electric Youth" and the #1 single "Lost In Your Eyes". Deborah's recording legacy includes 1990's Gold album "Anything Is Possible", 1993's "Body Mind Soul", 1995's "Think With Your Heart", 1997's "Deborah" and 2001's "M.Y.O.B.".In 1992, Deborah returned to her theatrical roots by taking a star turn in the Broadway production of Les Miserables as "Eponine". She broke box office records in the London West End production of "Grease" as "Sandy", then took the stage in the U.S. Broadway Tours of "Grease" and Funny Girl playing "Rizzo" and "Fanny Brice" respectively. Deborah returned to Broadway as "Belle" in Disney's "Beauty and the Beast", followed by her critically acclaimed performance as Gypsy Rose Lee to Betty Buckley's "Mama Rose" in Gypsy at the Paper Mill Playhouse. In February 2000, Deborah starred as "The Narrator" in the national tour of Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat. Then, in December 2001, Deborah starred, in a 3 month engagement, as "Cinderella" in the national production of Rodgers and Hammerstein's Cinderella to Eartha Kitt's "Fairy Godmother". In October, 2002, Deborah graced the stage as "Velma Kelly" in Boston's North Shore Theatre's production of "Chicago", a role she will do again at the Lyric Theatre in Oklahoma City, July, 2003. Deborah returned to Broadway in February 2003, for a 4 month stint as the "saucy, sexy Sally Bowles" at Studio 54 in "Cabaret". In May, 2004, Deborah joined Reprise starring as "Marta" in "Company" and then in August, 2004, as "Maggie" in "Brigadoon" with rave reviews.Adding to her accomplishments, Deborah is also composer and lyricist on her own Broadway musical, Skirts.Deborah Gibson considers herself to be the traditional "All Around Entertainer", and continues to be a driving force in the entertainment industry.  See full bio on IMDb »

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Debbie Gibson -- I'm Still a Belly Good Singer!

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I'm Still a Belly Good Singer

Looking like a long lost "Real Housewife of Orange County," former teen pop princess Debbie Gibson proved she can still stomach the competition by flashing her golden tan flat midriff in Hollywood… READ MORE >

Tiffany & Debbie Gibson -- Electric Youth!

Tiffany & Debbie Gibson
Electric Youth!

After performing together at the Cleveland stop of their tour on Wednesday, former teen pop queens Tiffany, 39, and Debbie Gibson, 40, posed together like it was still 1988.Can't wait for Britney… READ MORE >

- 1843 days ago
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Katy Perry has giant coattails -- because Debbie Gibson, Hanson, and freakin' Corey Feldman all managed to ride them into her new music video. All aboard the nostalgia train!!! Check out TMZ on TV… READ MORE >

- 1894 days ago
Tiffany vs. Debbie Gibson: Who'd You Rather?

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Who'd You Rather?

Teen pop stars of yore, Tiffany, 39, and Debbie Gibson, 40, showed off their electric youth at the premiere of their new cable TV movie "Mega Python vs. Gatoroid" in NYC on Monday.Question is ... READ MORE >

- 2042 days ago
Blossom vs. Debbie Gibson: Who'd You Rather?

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Who'd You Rather?

Former "Blossom" child star Mayim Bialik, 34, and former teen pop singer Debbie Gibson, 39, showed off their adult selves at the same event in L.A. this weekend.Question is ...  READ MORE >

- 2302 days ago
Ke$ha -- Electric Youth!

Ke$ha
Electric Youth!

Here's Baby Gaga aka Ke$ha, that chick that mouths the words to the song "Tik Tok," in NYC on Wednesday (left) -- and '80s teen pop sensation Debbie Gibson back in the day (right).Neither one is… READ MORE >

- 2417 days ago
Tiffany & Debbie: Electric Youth

Tiffany & Debbie:
Electric Youth

After 20 years, former teen pop stars Tiffany and Debbie Gibson have barely changed.While sporting less rhinestones, a brunette Tiff, 37, and Deb, 38, reunited at a mall an event for Gibson's… READ MORE >

- 2659 days ago
Are We At an '80s Mall Tour?

Are We
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It's no wonder our photog asked Debbie Gibson and Tiffany the exact same question last night -- back in 1987, they were practically the same person.Since their 80s heydays, both women have… READ MORE >

- 2843 days ago
Debbie G. -- Foolish Beat

Debbie G.
Foolish Beat

So either Debbie Gibson had something better to do this morning or she's OK with her creepy stalker guy with the crazy name coming after her again -- she was a no-show at court and that means the… READ MORE >

- 3014 days ago
Gibson's Crazy Fan Not Only in Her Dreams

Gibson's Crazy Fan
Not Only in Her Dreams

Deborah Gibson's crazaziest fan is also a speed freak on the road!TMZ spoke to Gibson, who filed a restraining order against Bassas Jorge Puigdollers today. She said the guy not only drove to her… READ MORE >

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