• The Short Life Of Tupac Amaru Shakur
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    THE SHORT LIFE OF TUPAC SHAKUR: SEPTEMBER 17 Tupac Shakur was born in Brooklyn, NY in 1971. Early in his life, he moved to Baltimore, MD, where he attended the Baltimore School for the Performing Arts. At this school, Tupac left a lasting impression on his teachers and was showing Tremendous potential. Unfortunately, Tupac was unable to continue his training. He moved to Oakland, California with the rest Of his family. That's when Tupac began to, as he called it, "Hang with the wrong crowd." No...
  • Fatboy Slim Bio Norman Album Freakpower
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    Fatboy Slim With Fatboy Slim albums, the clue is always in the title, and Norman Cook's third outing is no exception. Norman was staying at LA's Chateau Marmont hotel, when the title came to him. As the New Year dawned Norman ventured back into his home studio in Brighton, England to make the most emotional, innovative album of his career. Norman explains the progression by pointing out that "The Rockefeller Skank" was the first track he recorded for his last album, and "Right Here Right Now" wa...
  • Bio Of Timbaland Album Success One
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    Timbaland quickly made a name for himself in the late-'90 s hip-hop game as not only an inventive producer with an eccentric sense of beat construction but also as one of the most commercially proven producers. This unlikely synthesis of eccentricity and commercial ity made him a hot commodity by the end of the '90 s as America's top MCs -- Nas, Snoop Dogg, Jay-Z -- payed big money for an opportunity to work with him on the occasional track or two. Though his aesthetic was undoubtedly unique, it...
  • Album Version Mix Sweetheart Edit
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    ... 30 I Am Free (Album Version) 3: 08 I Don't Wanna Cry (Album Version) 4: 48 I Don't Wanna Cry (Radio Edit) 4: 17 If It's Over (Album Version) 4: 37 If It's Over (MTV Unplugged Version) 3: 48 I'll Be There (MTV Unplugged Version) 4: 24 I'll Be There (#1's Version) 4: 25 I'll Be There (Proctor's Version) 4: 23 I Still Believe (Album Version) 3: 54 I Still Believe (Album Version Callout Hook #1) 0: 16 I Still Believe (Album Version Callout Hook #2) 0: 07 I Still Believe (Eve Of Souls Edit) 7: 13...
  • Album Version Mix Club Edit
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    After Tonight (Album Version) 4: 15 Against All Odds (Take A Look At Me Now) (Album Version) 3: 25 Against All Odds (Take A Look At Me Now) (Pound Boys Dub) 6: 48 Against All Odds (Take A Look At Me Now) (Pound Boys Main Mix) 8: 56 Against All Odds (Take A Look At Me Now) (Pound Boys Radio Edit) 3: 29 Against All Odds (Take A Look At Me Now) (Single Edit) (Mariah Carey Featuring Westlife) 3: 23 Against All Odds (Take A Look At Me Now) (Mariah Only Version) 3: 21 Against All Odds (Take A Look At ...
  • Kiss Album Was Released
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    This is a short walkthrough in the KISS history. (with credits to Alex Carranza, from whose KISS FAQ I got most of the material) Gene Simmons and Paul Stanley met for the first time in 1970, when Gene played one show with Pauls band Uncle Joe. In 1971 Gene formed the band Rainbow along with Stephen Coronel. Paul stanley wants to join Rainbow, but is beeing turned down on the phone. This does not stop Paul from turning up at the auditions, and this time he gets hired. 1972 Rainbow develops into W...
  • Daddy Yankee Album One Music
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    With over 15 years of upward growth in the entertainment industry and the Latin music scene, Daddy Yankee has developed to be one of the most respected and influential reggae ton artists. Yankee's carefully crafted lyrics and his free-style abilities have allowed him to share his views and reach the masses, regardless of his intentions. From love to socially-saturated comments on the everyday Puerto Rican culture, many of his songs have remained solid in the club scene and are considered reggae ...
  • Micheal Jackson Solo Album
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    The Bio History of Michael Joseph Jackson began when he was born on the 29 th of August 1958 in Gary, Indiana. He was the 7 th of nine children. (brothers: Sigmund "Jackie", Torian o "Tito", Jermaine, Marlon, Steven "Randy", and sisters Robbie, Janet and La-Toya Jackson Michael began his musical career at the age of 5 as the lead singer of the Jackson 5 who formed in 1964. In these early years the Jackson 5, Jackie, Jermaine, Tito, Marlon and lead singer Michael played local clubs and bars in Ga...
  • Kurt Cobain Album Band Released
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    Nirvana was a band until one of the band members died. He killed himself because he was on to much drugs. His name was Kurt Cobain. He was born on February 20, 1967. He met two other people and they became a band. Their names are Kris t Novoselic and Dave Grohl. They were very successful in music. They played alternative music. Their first album was Bleach. It was releases on June 1989. It was a big hit. From the success of the album the went on tour in England. Then the released another album...
  • Metallica Album Band Released
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    "If you came here to see spandex and big hair, this ain't your band", Metallica's "war cry" throughout the early eighties. While the rest of the hard rock bands wanted to get rich and a lot of women, Metallica, as in the words of former lead guitarist Dave Mustaine, "Our hole existence pretty much was guitar, dominating the world and getting liquored up." During the late 1970 s and early 1980 s, there was a new wave a British Heavy Metal entering the cassette and 8-track decks of people everywhe...
  • Abbey Road Silver Hammer
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    "Abbey Road " By The Beatles Abbey Road is heralded as one of the greatest rock 'n roll albums ever. It grinds with hard rock and sways with soft guitar. The variety of the tracks provides something for everyone. It was created in 1969 at the famous Abbey Road studios. George Martin and Geoff Emerick, who had produced many other Beatles' albums, contributed to this work. This album is one of the more famous albums of the Beatles, who are one of the most popular bands ever. Almost every piece of...
  • Ozzy Osbourne Black Sabbath
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    The Prince of Darkness and Black Sabbath On December 3 rd, 1948, John Michael Osbourne was born in Birmingham, England. This child would suffer many hardships throughout his life, but somehow would force himself to overcome them. This man that came to be known as Ozzy fronted the most famous classic metal bad of all time, Black Sabbath. After trying work, Ozzy moved to petty theft, and then ended up in jail. Ozzy decided to try music as a career. He began to look for bands to join and soon foun...
  • The Life Of Selena
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    The Life of Selena Selena was born in 1971 in Lake Jackson, Texas. She was also raised and went to school in Lake Jackson, Texas. By the year 1975, Selena had begun to sing, and with the help of her father she formed her own band. They were called 'Selena Y Los Dinos'; . During that time of year, Selena Y Los Dinos made their first recording. Selena had no time for dating because of all of her tours. However, she fell in love with the guitarist from her band. His name is Christopher Perez. In 1...
  • The Life And Death Of Tupac Shakur
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    Tupac Shakur was born in New York City. His mother's name was Afe ni Skakur. She was a member of the Black Panther Party. She was pregnant with him while in prison for bombing charges. Tupac comes from the Incas meaning shining serpent and Shakur is Arabic meaning "thank full to god." In 1986 the Skakur family moved to Baltimore. In Baltimore Tupac enrolled in the Baltimore School for Arts. At this school he writes his first rap song under the name MC New York. Then in June of 1988 the Shakur's...
  • Tupac And The Outlawz History
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    TUPAC AND THE OUTLAWZ HISTORY Formerly known as 2 pac. Tupac began career as a Roadie with Digital Underground premiering on the track entitled "Same Song." His first album was "2 pacalypse Now" which came out in 1991. The follow-up to that album was entitled "Strictly 4 my N. I. G. G. A. Z." in '93. He was involved in many legal and criminal troubles including a rape charge in '94 just before his "Me Against the World" LP came out. And just before sentencing for that trial, he was shot in a NY...
  • Travis Tritt Warner Brothers
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    Travis Tritt Travis Tritt was born on February 9, 1963 to Georgia and James Tritt. Travis fell in love with music as a young boy. By the age of eight he had already taught himself how to play the guitar and by the age of 14 he was beginning to write his own songs. When Travis was younger his parents did not want him to follow his instincts; his mother wanted him to sing in the church, but he wanted to sing and write country music. Travis worked various jobs after he was 18, but he still wanted ...
  • Heavy Metal Metallica Band Album
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    Metallica have easily been arguably the best, most influential and most respected Heavy Metal band of the 80's and the 90's. Instead of drifting off in their own success, they brought the music back down to Earth, back to the street, where it belongs. The band formed after a series of events in 1981: Lars Ulrich, a Danish born drummer living in the Bay Area of San Francisco, was looking for someone to 'jam' with. He put an add in the local Trading Post, 'The Recycler,' stating that he was intere...
  • Review Of Dream Theater Train Of Thought
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    Dream Theater has always been a band known for trying to outdo themselves on each successive album, and Train of Thought is no exception. Simply put, the band carves out new musical territory, playing with ferocity and skill that puts other metal outfits to shame. With that said, lets get the bad out of the way, because there's plenty of good to go around. While this work features technically brilliant playing (including an absolutely astounding perpetual motion solo from Petrucci on the final t...
  • Avril Lavigne Number One
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    Avril Lavigne Whitley was born September 27, 1984. Avril Lavigne is a Canadian pop punk / modern rock singer, songwriter, fashion designer, and actress. In 2006, Canadian Business Magazine ranked her the seventh most powerful Canadian in Hollywood. Avril Lavigne's music contains element of modern rock pop punk pop rock, power pop and alternative rock. Her debut album, Let Go, was released in 2002. Nearly 17 million copies were sold worldwide, and it was certified six times platinum in the United...
  • Essay On Shakira's Biography
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    Introduction With the surge of Latin artists emerging into the spotlight and conquering the pop international charts, it's no surprise that Latin Pop/Rock singer Shakira has gained the recognition of a superstar in her native Latin American and worldwide. Shakira female rocker style garnered her the World Music Award for Latin Female Artist of the Year, while the phenomenal success of Laundry Service and "Whenever, Wherever" has catapulted her to fame. I Choose Shakira to do my project o...