Top 10 Celebrity Annulments

From Renée Zellweger and Kenny Chesney to Kim Kardashian and Kris Humphries, see which couples wanted to erase their blink-and-you'll-miss-it marriages

JANET & JAMES

Janet Jackson was just 18 when she shocked the entire Jackson clan by eloping with fellow R&B singer and James DeBarge in 1984. Fearing the marriage would finish her fledgling music career, the singer's management persuaded her to annul the union eight months later. "I tried to convince her that she's a teen idol and people just wouldn't accept it," recalled record executive John McClain.