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By Christopher E. Bell

the preferred definition characterizes superstar as a made of manufacture instead of advantage. If status is taken to symbolize the popularity of feat, then smooth star, against this, needs to be in keeping with anything except success, for superstar and popularity will not be an analogous thing.
This publication explores the method wherein big name is created, utilizing the 1st seven seasons of Fox Television’s American Idol as a framework for research of the way big name is outlined, generated, nurtured, and intensified.

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