Whether it’s a concert worthy spectacle or an exclusive ceremony, celebrity unions are one of a kind events. Fame and fortune provide all the tools for lovebirds to wed like a Disney movie. Check out these real life fairytale weddings.
Taboo (Black Eyed Peas)
When Boyz II Men performs, On Bended Knee at your wedding, you’re living the dream. Such was the case for Taboo and his fashion publicist wife, Jamie Dizon.
Alicia Keys and Swizz Beatz
Many take issue with the relationship between Alicia Keys and Swizz Beats but their suspicious hook-up doesn’t take away from the fact that they had a dream wedding. They tied the knot on an island in the Mediterranean. In attendance were U2’s Bono and super designer Christian Louboutin.
T.I. and Tiny
Performances by El Debarge and Jamie Foxx sparkled at the wedding of R&B princess, Tiny and king of the south, T.I. The couple arrived in a horse-drawn carriage.
Monica and Shannon Brown
Monica glistened as a queen in her wedding dress, trailed by a 50 pound train. Like Disneyland royalty, she was adorned in $1 Million in precious stones, while a 40-person choir provided music.
Mariah Carey and Nick Cannon
Nick and Mariah delivered their wedding vows for the first time in 2008 on a 7-mile island in the Bahamas. Each year, they find a new way to charm the pants off one another. Most recently, the superstar couple renewed their vows overlooking the Eiffel Tower in Paris.
Nas and Kelis
Nas and Kelis brought their love of nature and bling to life with a wedding venue laced with crystals, trees and plants. Too bad it didn’t last.
Treach and Pepa
Treach of Naughty by Nature and Pepa (Sandra Denton) of Salt-n-Pepa married in 1999, becoming one of hip hop’s first power couples. The star studded wedding included guests like Queen Latifah and Foxy Brown. To top the fantasy off, Reverend Run married them.
Bobby Brown and Whitney Houston
These two had a promising start, extravagant as it was. 800 guests attended their star studded wedding and Whitney stood as a queen in her $40,000 dress. It’s a shame Whitney didn’t turn it into a concert.
Keri Hilson, Omarion and Missy are just a few of the stars attending Timbaland’s wedding to Monique Idlett. All eyes were on her 12-carat canary diamond ring.
Kris and Kim
E! broadcast “Kim’s Fairytale Wedding,” a media spectacle with more production value than the Grammy’s. $10 Million assured that every detail fit the fairytale trope precisely.
Star Jones and Al Reynolds
Star admitted to having a “Cindarella Complex” when it came to her 2004 wedding to Reynolds. She wore a 27-foot crystal tiara topped veil, rented a suite at the Waldorf and had a spotlight follow her approach to the altar.
There are two types of people in the world, those who have been in the presence of Michael Jackson and those who have not. And then there’s showbiz royalty like Liza Minelli, who get married with MJ (and Elizabeth Taylor) present.
Lauren Bush and David Lauren
It might seem surreal if George Bush showed up at your wedding, but it’s commonplace for his granddaughter, Lauren. As is having a Yugoslavian Prince on the guest list. The wedding took place on the Ralph Lauren ranch, officially making it “Laurenfest.”