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7 Dallas Celebrities Who Never Really Left Their Hometown

Sometimes people just can't get enough of Texas.

The great state of Texas is home to some of our favorite TV stars, music artists and movie actors. Many of whom still love their home state just as much as we do. This list of celebrities from Dallas is composed of those who couldn't stay away from their native Texas city, for so long they either bought a house here or they still visit quite frequently.

Troy Aikman

Instagram: @troyaikman

Why You Should Know Them: The legendary Cowboys quarterback decided to pay homage to his career and stay in the city where he trained the most, good ol' Dallas, Texas.


Post Malone

Instagram: @postmalone

Why You Should Know Them: Born and raised in a suburb near Dallas called Grapevine, our favorite rapper, Post Malone still comes to visit Dallas any chance he can get. With his new album release, Posty did ensure to make an appearance in Dallas for his tour.

He also just stopped by the area last month to give out his limited edition Crocs to Texan fans!


Demi Lovato

Instagram: @ddlovato

Why You Should Know Them: The Camp Rock star and the ultimate symbol of our childhoods from Barney, Demi Lovato was born and raised in Dallas and never really wanted to leave. Miss Lovato owns an entire home in the great state of Texas.


Kelly Clarkson

Instagram: @kellyclarkson

Why You Should Know Them: The first-ever American Idol winner, Kelly Clarkson, was born and raised in the DFW area. She owned multiple houses surrounding area but has completely uprooted and moved to Tennessee.

Don't worry though! She comes to visit Dallas frequently and as recently as earlier this year for a massive performance after not touring for 3 years!


Luke Wilson

Instagram: @mrlukewilson

Why You Should Know Them: Luke Wilson was born in Dallas and went to school with both of his brothers, Owen Wilson and Andrew Wilson. Since then, Luke has starred in several Texas movies, including a new one that will be filmed in the DFW area called Mighty Orphans.


Erykah Badu

Instagram: @erykahbadu

Why You Should Know Them: The woman, the myth, the legend herself, Erykah Badu, the famous soul singer, is a Dallas native and currently owns a beautiful evergreen home near the shore of White Rock Lake. Surrounded by nothing but trees, this is probably her sanctuary for songwriting.


Selena Gomez

Instagram: @selenagomez

Why You Should Know Them: Famously known for her role as Alex on Wizards of Waverly Place, Selena Gomez grew up near Dallas. And a little over a year ago, she purchased a mansion in Fort Worth which created a lot of buzz over the media.