Celetributes

Perceived connections to icons as a result of hyper-immersive media
Implications - Celebrity news resonates with fans more than ever due to the increasing informality and accessibility of social media. As these platforms grant the illusion of access into private lives, some people literally feel they know celebrities to the point that when they pass away, they feel compelled to honor them through tribute-themed innovations.
SCORE: 5.8
Hot Top 6 Examples: 261,488 Total Clicks Jul 09 - Sep 09
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Michael Jackson Converse - Alcat2021's Sneakers Also Include Beatles, Twilight, Johnny Depp
SCORE: 6.8
Viral 108,421 Clicks Pub: Jul 21, 09
Michael Jackson Converse
Alcat2021's Sneakers Also Include Beatles, Twilight, Johnny Depp
Now you can kick it like Michael Jackson in these customized shoes! The Michael Jackson Converse sneakers shown in the gallery were hand-painted by alcat2021, no doubt one of millions of fans creatively… [More]
Dead Celebrity Tats - From a Patrick Swayze Tattoo to Badass Bob Barker Ink
SCORE: 6.2
V. Hot 89,268 Clicks Pub: Sep 15, 09
Dead Celebrity Tats
From a Patrick Swayze Tattoo to Badass Bob Barker Ink
Celebrity deaths are hard on all us; sometimes the only way to memorialize our most favorite of the famously passed on is to get their image permanently inked on our body—like a Patrick Swayze tattoo or… [More]
Tribute Fashions - Luxirare Memorializes Michael Jackson with Chic Belted Jacket
SCORE: 5.1
V. Hot 30,052 Clicks Pub: Aug 3, 09
Tribute Fashion
Luxirare Memorializes Michael Jackson with Chic Belted Jacket
As a tribute to Michael Jackson, designer Luxirare has created this absolutely fabulous belted jacket and pair of leggings. Bearing resemblance to some of the gloved-one’s favorite costumes, this version… [More]
Michael Jackson Jewelry - The King of Pop Appears on Necklaces
SCORE: 6.3
Hot 14,683 Clicks Pub: Jul 11, 09
Michael Jackson Jewelry
The King of Pop Appears on Necklaces
With the recent passing of Michael Jackson, it seems as though the King of Pop has been popping up everywhere. His face and legacy has been incorporated into many objects, and now can be seen on these… [More]
Tribute Editorials - Harper's Bazaar Pays Homage to Michael Jackson in September 2009
SCORE: 5.2
Hot 13,678 Clicks Pub: Aug 11, 09
Tribute Editorials
Harper's Bazaar Pays Homage to Michael Jackson in September 2009
The upcoming September 2009 issue of Harper’s Bazaar pays tribute to Michael Jackson, with a spirited tongue-in-cheek editorial. British top model Agyness Deyn poses as Michael Jackson for famed photographer… [More]
Massive Tribute Flash Mobs - 12,000 Fans in Mexico City Celebrate Michael Jackson's Birthday
SCORE: 5.3
Warm 5,386 Clicks Pub: Aug 31, 09
Massive Tribute Flash Mobs
12,000 Fans in Mexico City Celebrate Michael Jackson's Birthday
August 29th would have marked Michael Jackson’s 51st birthday and fans all over the world paid homage to the King of Pop in celebration. Mexico City held a massive flash mob that attracted more than… [More]