Side-by-side photos of 10 celebrity houses before and after their fame (10 pics)


When we admire celebrities, their successful careers, wealth, and perfect life, we forget that they are also ordinary people who had difficult beginnings and fought to create what they have. Many of them struggled a lot before they became what they are today, and have not always lived in beautiful houses surrounded by luxury. To show you this we have collected a few photos of celebrities houses before they became rich.

We present to you a few photos of houses of celebrities then and now.

1. Eminem

He had a difficult childhood spent living in a working-class, predominantly black, Detroit neighborhood, and the house he lived in is now in a state of disrepair even if it was a cover of his 2000 and 2013 Marshall Mathers LP studio albums. He now lives in a 15,129-square-foot villa in Rochester Hills, Detroit. He bought this property in 2003 for 4.75 million dollars. This villa has 6 bedrooms, 9.5 bathrooms, 21 rooms, also contain a tennis court, a lake, a pool, a launch dock, as well as a garage for 5 cars.

2. Rihanna

The great singer and actress grew up in a small bungalow in Saint Michael, Barbados, where she lived with 2 brothers Rorrey and Rajad, and her parents. She now owns a 6.8 million dollars mansion that is located in Los Angeles, and spread over 7,130 square feet, with 8 bathrooms and 6 bedrooms. Rihanna now lives in London, and her mansion is rented out for $35,000 a month.

3. Selena Gomez

Selena Gomez is a young singer, actress, and producer. She was born in Grand Prairie, Texas, and began her career by appearing on the children’s television series Barney & Friends when she was just 10 years old. Before her successful career, she lived in a modest single-story house in the Texas neighborhood. She now lives in her 4.9 million dollar mansion previously owned by American singer and songwriter Tom Petty. In addition to all the luxury things in the mansion, there are 6 bedrooms and 10 bathrooms, a wine cellar, a massage room, and a stylish sunken living room, as well as a recording studio and a vocal booth.