10 Famous Stars That Competed On ‘Star Search’ And Lost

In the early 80s, Star Search was an American talent competition show that featured various aspects of the entertainment industry. The series helped pave the way for popular shows such as American Idol, The Voice and America’s Got Talent. Many of today’s famous singers, actors and comedians once competed on Star Search in their younger years, and ultimately lost the competition. These stars didn’t let a loss keep them from chasing their dreams as it motivated them to become the successful entertainers they are today. Let’s take a look at some famous stars who once competed on Star Search and lost.

Justin Timberlake

At the age of 10, Justin Timberlake competed on the show and lost. He eventually became a member of the Mickey Mouse club, as well as the group, N*SYNC and is now one of the most popular artists in the industry.

Destiny’s Child

Before becoming one of the best selling female groups of all time, Destiny’s Child competed as Girls Tyme. When the group lost, Beyoncé said it motivated her to become better at her craft. It definitely worked in her favor.