Bachelors 2007

Mama's Boys

From Mario Lopez to Kanye West, see why Hollywood's hottest call their mothers their best friends. By Brian Orloff


Rapper Kanye West may have an infamous ego, but he chills out when it comes to his professor mother, for whom he penned the tribute "Hey Mama." In a letter to his mother in Essence, West wrote, "Everything is in that song – how much I care about you and how you've always been there for me. The first time you heard it, you cried and said it was beautiful." And now? It's her ringtone.