9. Carly Simon
She’s got a gritty voice, great fashion sense and a mysterious past lover, but Carly Simon‘s tortured singer-songwriter cred is seriously in question once you start looking into her family history. She may have an amazing voice and a soulful sound, but Simon was never a starving artist by any stretch of the imagination. SEE ALSO: 10 Female celebrities who slept their way to the top (With Pictures)
Carly Simon was raised on classical music, Dodgers games and big time money. Carly’s dad is the founder of Simon & Schuster, still one of the biggest publishing houses in the world. As a kid, Carly went on vacation in Martha’s Vineyard (where Presidents take their kids for summer holidays), and attended Sarah Lawrence before dropping out to become a professional singer.