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Peter Seeger (May 3, 1919 – January 27, 2014) was an American folk singer and social activist. He was the nephew of American war poet Alan Seeger, who died fighting with the French Foreign Legion during the Battle of the Somme in 1916.
Missy Elliotts last few months have been filled with groundbreaking moments, including becoming the first female rapper to receive the MTV VMAs Vanguard Award and being inducted into the Songwriter Hall of Fame. Pass That Dutch is a song by Missy Elliott. It was written and produced by Timbaland and Elliott for her fifth album This Is Not a Test! and contains samples of Santa Esmeraldas version of Dont Let Me Be Misunderstood, Magic Mountain by War, and Potholes in My Lawn by De La Soul. Minute Man is a song written by Missy Misdemeanor Elliott. It was written and produced by Elliott and Timbaland and features guest vocals by rapper Ludacris. Incorporating elements of oriental music, the song deals with premature ejaculation. Elliott, a rapper, also sings on the record.
José Gómez Romero, artistically known as Dyango (born March 5, 1940), nicknamed “The Voice of Love”, is a Spanish musician and singer of romantic music. He is widely regarded as one of the most romantic Spanish singers, and one of the best performers on the international level. He has sold over 50 million albums worldwide.
Led Zeppelin were an English rock band formed in London in 1968. The group consisted of vocalist Robert Plant, guitarist Jimmy Page, bassist/keyboardist John Paul Jones, and drummer John Bonham. With their heavy, guitar-driven sound, they are regularly cited as one of the progenitors of heavy metal, although their style drew from a variety of influences, including blues and folk music.
Rita Coolidge (born May 1, 1945) is an American recording artist. During the 1970s and 1980s, her songs were on Billboard magazine’s pop, country, adult contemporary, and jazz charts, and she won two Grammy Awards with fellow musician and then-husband Kris Kristofferson. Her recordings include “(Your Love Keeps Lifting Me) Higher and Higher,” “We’re All Alone”, and the theme song for the 1983 James Bond film Octopussy: “All Time High”.
Troubas Kater is a dialect rap-troubadour-urban-folk-pop band from Bern. The band’s rapper / singer is QC.
Anyone is a song by American singer Demi Lovato. She performed it at the 62nd Annual Grammy Awards! Anyone was recorded four days before Lovato’s overdose. Q-Tip and Demi Lovato were two of the first artists to tease their Elton John covers from his forthcoming two-album project Revamp and Restoration. No Promises is a song recorded by American DJ group Cheat Codes. It features vocals singer and songwriter Demi Lovato as well as Trevor Dahl, a member of the group. The song was written and produced by Josh Alexander and Billy Steinberg. Give Your Heart a Break incorporates drums, violin and strings. Lyrically, the song chronicles the protagonist’s attempt to win over her lover who has been hurt in a previous relationship and is fearful of committing again.
Björk Guðmundsdóttir (born 21 November 1965) is an Icelandic singer, songwriter, record producer, actress, and DJ. Over her four-decade career, she has developed an eclectic musical style that draws on a range of influences and genres spanning electronic, pop, experimental, classical, trip hop, IDM, and avant-garde music.