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Ariana Grande Changes Her Hair Color, Proving That Going Blonde Is An Unwritten Rule In The Pop World

Whipping their blonde hair back and forth.

Ariana Grande’s cover art for her upcoming single, “Focus,” has a bright surprise–her hair!

Early Wednesday morning, Ari shocked her fans when she took to her Instagram to post a snapshot of her new do.


Looking at this picture made us think about all of the other pop stars that went blonde at some point in their careers. It’s like an unwritten rule that if you want to make it in this business, you need some highlights in your life. Here’s a look at all the other pop divas that have gone this route, and seemingly prospered because of it.

  1. Madonna

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    Her blonde ambition was real.

  2. Cher

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    Wow! She looks like a completely different person.

  3. Nicki Minaj

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    The Head Barb In Charge can do no wrong.

  4. Miley Cyrus

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    Her Hannah Montana days are long gone.

  5. Avril Lavigne

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    Still beautiful sans red hair.

  6. Ciara

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    Cici is without a doubt…everything.

  7. Britney Spears

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    American’s (occasionally troubled) pop sweetheart has always rocked blonde strands.

  8. Christina Aguilera

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    Is it just us, or does her hair gets brighter and brighter every few years?

  9. Beyonce

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    Queen Bey’s beauty is unmatched.

  10. Lady Gaga

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    The Mother Monster’s strands are always on fleek.

  11. P!nk

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    Though we miss the pink hair, she still rocks blonde like a pro.

Are we missing anyone? Let us know in the comments section below.

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