Ariana Grande: her most impressive celebrity impersonations

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Did you know that Ariana Grande had an incredible gift? The singer has the ability to reproduce the voices of the most famous celebrities. Discover his imitations of Céline Dion, Shakira, Britney Spears and Rihanna.

Ariana Grande is preparing to make her comeback this Friday, January 12, 2024. The superstar will finally unveil her brand new hit entitled “Yes, and?”. While waiting to discover the artist’s new title, let’s dive back into his most beautiful imitations of singers known around the world. Stunning and often very funny covers. Look.

Ariana Grande imitates Celine Dion

Impossible to have missed the videos of Ariana Grande as Celine Dion. This is his best-known and most successful imitation. American animators love it. Like Jimmy Fallon who very regularly asks Ariana to perform the Canadian artist’s songs on his show “The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon”. Gestures, facial expressions, intonation of voice… It’s all there.

Ariana Grande also appeared on James Corden’s show, “Carpool Karaoke” and took part in the Celine Dion imitation game at 4 minutes and 37 seconds.

Ariana Grande imitates Shakira

Attention very funny sequence! Ariana Grande uses her deep voice wonderfully to copy Shakira. She covers the iconic “Whenever Wherever” during a sketch for American television. The “No Tears Left To Cry” singer even starts wanting to dance like the Colombian.

Ariana Grande imitates Britney Spears

If you close your eyes while listening to this cover, you can definitely think it’s Britney Spears. During her appearance on “Saturday Night Live”, Ariana Grande also imitated Britney Spears. And she didn’t cover just any hit, since she covered the one that made the famous pop star known, “Baby One More Time”. And if the imitation impressed viewers, the main interested party, Britney Spears, admitted to having “already heard better” : “It’s funny. It is very funny. Wow. She is talented, she is very talented. I love his voice, it’s very smooth. His voice”, she specifies on the microphone of Kiss Fm.

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Ariana Grande imitates Rihanna

Still as part of the “Saturday Night Live” sketch, in which Ariana Grande plays the role of an intern at the company Tidal, the superstar also did not hesitate to make fun of her friend Rihanna by performing “Work” in a very funny way. At the end of the sequence, she even asks: “It went ? Because I don’t understand what she’s saying at all.”, to which his playing partner responds: “Hey, no one knows“.


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