She has walked on countless runways and made tabloid covers for her string of rock-star boyfriends.
The first words about the film that came to rock-star economist Nouriel Roubini's mind when I asked him were: "visually stunning."
The screams from the women in the crowd were reminiscent of “Beatles mania” and officially rocketed Obama to rock-star status.
So far, so disreputable, especially if you bought into Assange's rock-star status.
In the pantheon of self-destructive, shambolic, rock-star dandies, Johnny Thunders is the ne plus ultra.
Some of the rock-star artists who experienced meteoric rises, helped by manipulations on the auction block, are now in freefall.
That may merely reflect his celebrity; I saw him get a rock-star reception at CPAC.
No stranger to risk, having risen to rock-star fame along a most unlikely trajectory, Palin will weigh her options.
They are a pair designed for maximum contrast: Lynch with his Jimmy Neutron updo, Brand with his rock-star ringlets.