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Susan Boyle

Claim to fame: "Britain's Got Talent"" Point of meltdown: After finishing second in the highly anticipated finale, Boyle was taken to a nearby hospital to have her mental capacities checked. The British tabloids alleged erratic, even abusive behavior leading up to the performance. Apparently, Boyle stayed in an upscale clinic mostly associated with celebrities. Now, back on her feet, she plans to release her debut album in November 2009. -- Mia Jones, chubbyjones.comAFP / Getty Images