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C. J. Chenier (born Clayton Joseph Thompson, September 28, 1957, Port Arthur, Texas, is the Creole son of the Grammy Award winning King of Zydeco, Louisiana musician, Clifton Chenier. In 1987, Chenier followed in his fathers footsteps, and led his fathers band as an accordion performer and singer of
C4 is a grime MC from Birmingham, England. Hes known for his songs Off Track and Crazy Song, both of which were playlisted on BBC Radio 1Xtra.
Cabell Cab Calloway III (December 25, 1907 – November 18, 1994) was an American jazz singer and bandleader. He was strongly associated with the Cotton Club in Harlem, New York City where he was a regular performer.
Wildflowers is the second solo album by American musician Tom Petty, released on the first of November, 1994. The album was the first released by Petty after signing a contract with Warner Bros. Records (where he had recorded as part of the Traveling Wilburys) and the first of three albums produced
Cabo San Roque is a Catalan musical group. The band is a large collective of performers based in Barcelona. Cabo San Roque is especially notable for its creation of experimental instruments (e.g. a re-purposed washing machine and a cello made from the body of a suitcase) and its fusion of traditiona
Phonaesthetics (from the Greek: ????, ph?n?, voice-sound; and ?????????, aisth?tik?, aesthetics) is the claim or study of inherent pleasantness or beauty (euphony) or unpleasantness (cacophony) of the sound of certain words and sentences. Poetry is considered euphonic, as is well-crafted literary pr
Cactus is an American hard rock supergroup, formed in 1970.
Rollie Pemberton, better known by his stage name Cadence Weapon, is a Canadian rapper. Born and raised in Edmonton, Alberta, Pemberton released his first album, Breaking Kayfabe, in 2005 to positive reviews. He subsequently signed with the American record label ANTI-, releasing the albums Afterparty
Café Bleu is the official debut album released by the band The Style Council in March 1984, reaching number 2 in the UK charts. It followed the compilation Introducing The Style Council, which was released only in the Netherlands, Canada and Japan. The album was mainly recorded at Solid Bond Studio
Café Quijano is a Spanish pop band formed by three brothers, Manuel, Óscar and Raúl Quijano, all of whom are singers. The brothers are originally from León, along with their father, who ran a musical pub called la Lola in the city center, which gave name to one of their most well-known songs. Ap
Café Tacuba (often stylised as Café Tacvba) is a band from Naucalpan, Mexico. The group gained popularity in the early 1990s. They were founded in 1989, and since then have had the same musical lineup of Rubén Isaac Albarrán Ortega (lead vocals, rhythm guitar), Emmanuel Meme del Real Díaz (keyb
Cage the Elephant is an American rock band from Bowling Green, Kentucky, that formed in mid-2006. Since their formation, the band has gained a large following in the US as well as the UK and Canada for their sound and their high-energy live performances. The band released their self-titled debut alb
Caifanes is a Spanish-language rock (Rock en Español) band from Mexico City formed in 1987. They achieved fame throughout the late 80’s and early 90’s. The original lineup consisted of Saúl Hernández (vocals & guitar), Sabo Romo (bass guitar), Alfonso André (drums) and Diego Herrera (keyboar
Caillou is a Canadian childrens television series, based on the books by author Christine LHeureux and illustrator Hélène Desputeaux. During the first season, many of the stories in the animated version began with a grandmother (who is also the shows narrator) introducing the story to her grandchi
Caitlin Rose (born June 23, 1987) is a country singer from Nashville, Tennessee.
Cake is an American alternative rock band from Sacramento, California. Consisting of singer John McCrea, trumpeter Vince DiFiore, guitarist Xan McCurdy, bassist Gabe Nelson and drummer Paulo Baldi, the band has been noted for McCreas sarcastic lyrics and deadpan voice, DiFiores trumpet parts, and th
Michael Cale Parks, otherwise known as Cale Parks, is best known for his current role as the multi-faceted drummer, percussionist, pianist and vibraphonist of the indie band Aloha on Polyvinyl Records.
Caleb Stine is an American singer/songwriter from Baltimore, Maryland. He plays both solo and with Americana-rockers The Brakemen. His timeless style and intensely personal lyrics has evoked comparisons to Townes Van Zandt, Kris Kristofferson, and Harvest-era Neil Young.
Calexico is a Tucson, Arizona-based Americana / Alternative country band. The bands two main members, Joey Burns and John Convertino, first played together in Los Angeles as part of the group Giant Sand. They have recorded a number of albums on Quarterstick Records, while their 2005 EP In the Reins
Bruno Caliciuri better known as Cali is a French singer-songwriter.
Calibre, birth name Dominick Martin, is a Drum and Bass, and Liquid Funk, music producer and DJ hailing from Belfast, Northern Ireland. He originally started producing at a young age and has spent many years refining his sound. He is a classically trained musician playing a variety of musical instru
Calico System was a metalcore band from St. Louis, Missouri. Eulogy Recordings was the label that Calico System were signed to as of Tuesday, July 17, 2007, when Calico System disbanded. via blog, they stated CALICO SYSTEM IS BREAKING UP.
Califone is an experimental rock band from Chicago. The band is named after Califone International, an audio equipment manufacturer. Their work has been critically acclaimed.
California Dreamin is a popular song by The Mamas & the Papas, first released in 1965. The song is #89 in Rolling Stones list of The 500 Greatest Songs of All Time. The lyrics of the song expresses the narrators longing for the warmth of California during a cold winter.
California Guitar Trio (CGT) is a band of three guitar players founded in 1991. Paul Richards of Salt Lake City, Utah, Bert Lams of Brussels, Belgium, and Hideyo Moriya of Tokyo, Japan first met in England at one of Robert Fripps Guitar Craft Courses in 1987. After completing several of these intens
California Youth Symphony (CYS) is a San Francisco Bay Area symphony orchestra for young musicians of high school age and younger. It was founded in 1952 by Aaron Sten and in 1963 became the first United States youth orchestra to tour abroad, performing twelve concerts in Japan. Since then, the orch
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Calla is an indie rock band formed in North Texas in 1997. The band has been based in Brooklyn, New York for most of its existence. They have been on hiatus since 2007, after touring to support their album Strength In Numbers.
Calle 13 is a band formed by stepbrothers René Pérez Joglar (born February 23, 1978 in Hato Rey, a subsection of San Juan, Puerto Rico), who calls himself Residente (lead singer, songwriter) and Eduardo José Cabra Martínez (born September 10, 1978 in Santurce, another subsection of San Juan), wh
Calogero (born Calogero Joseph Salvatore Maurici on 30 July 1971 in Échirolles, near Grenoble) is a French singer.
Calvin Richardson (born in Monroe, North Carolina) is an American R&B and soul singer-songwriter. In 1999 he released his debut solo album Country Boy.
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Camel are an English progressive rock band formed in 1971.
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Cameron Carpenter (born 1981) is an American organist known for his virtuosity, showmanship, technique and arrangements for the organ.
Camila is a Mexican soft rock group which reached staggering success in their home country and all over Latin America upon the release of their debut album Todo Cambió. It consists of vocalist, composer and producer Mario Domm, vocalist Samuel Parra and guitarist Pablo Hurtado, founded by Domm offi
Camille Dalmais, better known as Camille (born in 1978 in Paris, France), is a French singer, songwriter and occasional actress.
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Camouflage is a German new wave trio consisting of Marcus Meyn, Heiko Maile and Oliver Kreyssig. Their only Billboard Hot 100 hit was The Great Commandment which climbed to No. 59 in 1988, though it did spend three weeks at No. 1 on the US dance chart. They also had two additional minor dance hits
The Disco Biscuits is a jam band band from Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.. The band consists of Allen Aucoin (drums), Marc Brownstein (bass), Jon Gutwillig (guitar), and Aron Magner (keyboards, synths).
Camp Freddy is a group of established musicians who play rock and roll covers at various shows around America. The band is composed of core members Dave Navarro (guitar), Billy Morrison (guitar), Matt Sorum (drums), Donovan Leitch, Jr. (vocals) and Chris Chaney (bass). Each performance features gues
Campbell Brothers (ASX:CPB) is a listed Australian soap and chemical manufacturer, who also provide specialist analytical laboratory services. Formed in 1863 and listed on the ASX in 1952, Campbell Brothers is now worth around AUD 1 billion.
Camper Van Beethoven is an American alternative rock group formed in Redlands, California in 1983 and later located in Santa Cruz and San Francisco. Their eclectic and ever-evolving style mixes elements of pop, ska, punk rock, folk, alternative country, and various types of world music. The band ini
Canaan Smith (born August 24, 1982) is an American country music singer-songwriter signed with Mercury Records, a division of UMG Recordings, Inc. His latest single, We Got Us was released January 24th, 2012. He was also a reality television contestant on The Amazing Race.
Canada is an American indie folk-pop music group from Ann Arbor, Michigan. Its songs are generally acoustic and feature guitars, drums, cellos, glockenspiels, melodicas, rhodes piano, organ and accordions. The group is known for its group vocals and harmonies and energetic live shows where members s
The Canadian Brass is a brass quintet founded by Dr. Charles Daellenbach and Gene Watts in 1970. In addition to maintaining a heavy international touring schedule, the Canadian Brass have recorded over 80 CDs and DVDs. They have commissioned, performed, and recorded hundreds of transcriptions and or
The Canadian Opera Company (COC) is an opera company in Toronto, Ontario, Canada. It is the largest opera company in Canada and the third largest producer of opera in North America. The COC performs in its own opera house, the Four Seasons Centre for the Performing Arts.
The Canadian Tenors are a vocal quartet (originally a vocal trio) consisting of Remigio Pereira, Victor Micallef, Fraser Walters, and Clifton Murray, with Murray replacing earlier member Jamie McKnight. They perform operatic pop music that is a mixture of classical and pop, featuring songs such as T
Hakim Mouhid better known by his stage name Canardo (born in Trappes, Yvelines, France on 22 September 1984) is a French rapper, singer, songwriter and music producer. After working with label Banlieue Sale Music since 2007, in 2011, he founded his own label Henijai Music.
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Candlebox is an American alternative rock band from Seattle, Washington. Since their debut, the group has released four studio albums, which have achieved multi-platinum and gold certification, as well as numerous charting singles, a compilation, and a CD+DVD.
Candy Dulfer (born 19 September 1969) is a Dutch smooth jazz alto saxophonist who began playing at the age of six. She founded her band, Funky Stuff, when she was fourteen years old. Her debut album Saxuality (1990) received a Grammy Award nomination. Dulfer has released nine studio albums, two live
Germaine Williams (born December 9, 1974) better known by his stage name Canibus, is a Jamaican-American rapper, actor and member of The HRSMN, Sharpshooterz, Cloak N Dagga, The Undergods, and one-half of T.H.E.M. Canibus rose to fame in the mid-Nineties. About.com placed him on their list of the To
Cannabis Corpse is a marijuana-themed death metal band. Cannabis Corpse formed in Richmond, Virginia in 2006 under the Forcefield label. Since then, Cannabis Corpse has released three LPs and one EP. The band features members of Municipal Waste, GWAR, and Antietam 1862. Their name originates from a
Canned Heat is a blues-rock/boogie rock band that formed in Los Angeles, California in 1965. The group has been noted for its own interpretations of blues material as well as for efforts to promote the interest in this type of music and its original artists. It was launched by two blues enthusiasts,
Cannibal Corpse is an American death metal band from Buffalo, New York. Formed in 1988, the band has released twelve studio albums, one box set, and one live album. Throughout the years the band has been established, they have had little radio or television exposure, although a cult following began
Cannon were a five-piece, instrumental post-rock band, based in Glasgow, Scotland.
Carlos Enrique Estremera Colón (born 2 September 1958 is a Puerto Rican Salsa singer who is a native of San Juan. Estremera, who is an albino, is nicknamed -and billed- as El Cano (The Light-Colored Haired One), a word which is commonly use in Puerto Rico to refer to people of light complexion. He
Canson is a French manufacturer of fine art paper and related products.
Canterbury are an English rock band, formed in Farnham, Surrey, in 2005. The band consists of guitarist and vocalist Mike Sparks, bassist and vocalist Luke Prebble, guitarist James Pipe and drummer Scott Peters.
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Capital Cities is an indie pop duo from Los Angeles, California. Formed by Ryan Merchant and Sebu Simonian, their debut EP was released on June 7, 2011 with lead single Safe And Sound. A subsequent single, Kangaroo Court, was released on May 1, 2012. They were featured on the Pop Up #1 compilation c
Capital Inicial is a Brazilian rock band that flourished in the 1980s, saw a resurgence in the late 90s, and extended into the 2000s.
The Capitol Steps are an American political satire group. It has been performing since 1981, and has released approximately thirty albums consisting primarily of song parodies. Originally consisting exclusively of Congressional staffers performing around Washington, D.C., the troupe now primarily em
Capleton (born Clifton George Bailey III, 13 April 1967, Saint Mary, Jamaica) is a Jamaican reggae and dancehall artist. He is also referred to as King Shango, King David, The Fireman and The Prophet. His record label is called David House Productions. He is known for his Rastafari movement views ex
Kiam Akasi Holley (Queens, February 8, 1976) better known as Capone, is an American rapper of the hardcore hip hop duo Capone-N-Noreaga, who hails from the Queensbridge houses in Queens, New York. He is also of Haitian descent.
Captain Capa is a German Electronic band from Bad Frankenhausen. The band was formerly signed at Cobretti Records and is currently signed at Audiolith Records (since 2010).
Captain James Hook (his name sometimes abbreviated as Jas.) is a fictional character and the main antagonist of J. M. Barries play Peter Pan; or, the Boy Who Wouldnt Grow Up and its various adaptations. The character is a villainous pirate captain of the Jolly Roger brig, and lord of the pirate vill
Capture The Crown is an Australian metalcore band from Sydney. The band has released four singles: (You Call That a Knife, This Is a Knife, #OIMATEWTF, Ladies & Gentlemen... I Give You Hell and RVG), one cover song, (In My Head) and released their debut album, Til Death, in December 2012. The band w
Carabao (Thai: ???????) are a Thai rock band which is very popular in Thailand and other Asian countries. The group was formed in 1976 by university students Yuenyong Opakul (Aed) and Kirati Promsaka Na Sakon Nakhon (Keo or Khiao) who met while studying in the Philippines. The word carabao is Tagalo
Carach Angren is a symphonic black metal band from the Netherlands, formed by two members of Vaultage. Their style is characterised by prominent use of orchestral arrangements. All of their studio albums are concept albums with lyrics based on famous ghost stories, such as the Flying Dutchman.
Carole Facal, is a Canadian singer-songwriter from Quebec. She writes and performs mainly in French under the stage name Caracol.
Caravan are an English band from the Canterbury area, founded by former Wilde Flowers members David Sinclair, Richard Sinclair, Pye Hastings and Richard Coughlan. Caravan rose to success over a period of several years from 1968 onwards into the 1970s as part of the Canterbury scene, blending psyched
Caravan Palace is a French Electro swing and Gypsy Jazz band based in Paris. The current band line-up consists of Sonia Fernandez Velasco (vocals and clarinet), Arnaud Vial (guitar), Hugues Payen (violin), Camille Chapelière (clarinet), Charles Delaporte (double bass) and Antoine Toustou (electroni
Carbon Based Lifeforms (also known as CBL) is an ambient music duo formed in 1996 in Gothenburg, Sweden by Johannes Hedberg and Daniel Segerstad (né Ringström).
Carbon Leaf is a five-piece indie rock band from Richmond, Virginia that is known for their Alt-Country and Celtic / Bluegrass infused Indie Rock. When the band signed to Vanguard Records their albums became more mainstream, however since parting ways with Vanguard Records the band has once again re
Carcass are a British extreme metal band from Liverpool, who formed in 1985 and disbanded in 1995. A reunion was enacted in 2007 without one of its original members, drummer Ken Owen, due to health reasons.
Manhunt is a stealth-based psychological horror video game developed by Rockstar North and published by Rockstar Games. It was released in North America on November 18, 2003 for the PlayStation 2 and on April 20, 2004 for Xbox and PC, and in Europe on November 21 for the PS2 and on April 23 for the
The Venture Bros. series has run four seasons. The first three seasons consist of 13 thirty-minute episodes (including time for commercials), plus the pilot and one 15-minute Christmas special. The fourth season consists of 15 thirty-minute episodes and one hour-long season finale episode.
The View from this Tower is the only full-length album by the band Faraquet. Released on Dischord Records in 2000 (Dischord 122), it was their fourth, and last, recorded work.The album is also known for its instrumental fan favourite The Missing Piece.
Cari Lekebusch (born 1972) is an electronic music producer and DJ based in Stockholm. His productions range from techno to hip hop. He owns a record label, H. Productions, founded and managed by himself. The original name of the record label was Hybrid productions, but a legal twist in 1998 with the
Daniel Victor Snaith (born 1978) is a Canadian composer, musician and recording artist under stage names Caribou, Manitoba and Daphni. In 2005, he obtained a PhD in mathematics at Imperial College London.
Carl Cox (born 29 July 1962, Barbados) is a British house music DJ and producer.
Carl Craig is a Detroit-based producer of techno music, and is considered to be one of the most important names in the Detroit second generation of techno producers and DJs. According to an article about Craig, Of this group, Craig was often recognised as being the most artful and the most willing t
Carl Hancock Rux (born March 24, Harlem, New York) is a writer, performer, and recording artist. He is the former head of the MFA Writing for Performance Program at the California Institute of the Arts (2006–09) and has taught at various other universities. Rux was named by the New York Times maga
Carl Hurley or Carl Hurley, Ed.D. is a former Eastern Kentucky University professor, and nationally recognized Lexington, Kentucky comedian and lecturer. In his early career, he was often billed as Americas funniest professor. Hurley is a common entertainer for local events, and is often heard sever
Carl Frederick Kendall Palmer (born 20 March 1950, Handsworth, Birmingham, England) is an English drummer and percussionist. He is credited as one of the most respected rock drummers to emerge from the 1960s. In addition, Palmer is a veteran of a number of famous English bands, including The Crazy W
Carl Thomas (born June 15, 1972) is an American R&B singer.
Carl Weathersby (born Carlton Weathersby, 24 February 1953, Jackson, Mississippi) is a electric blues vocalist, guitarist, and songwriter. Weathersby has worked most notably with Albert King and Billy Branch, and is now a solo artist.
Carla Bruni, now known by her name of use Carla Bruni-Sarkozy (born Carla Gilberta Bruni Tedeschi; Italian pronunciation: @%ˈkarla dʒilˈbɛrta ˈbruːni teˈdeski&%; 23 December 1967) is an Italian-French singer, songwriter and former model. She married the then President of the French Republic
Carla Morrison (b. July 19, 1986 in Tecate, Baja California, Mexico) is a Mexican pop-rock singer, songwriter and guitarist. Her label is Cosmic Records of Los Angeles, California.
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One of the most popular entertainers of our time, critically-acclaimed comedian Carlos Mencia mercilessly skewers the current and the cultural, whether in the studio or out on the street. Find Carlos Mencia tour dates at a concert venue near you!
Carlos Núñez (born 1971) is a Spanish musician who plays the gaita, the traditional Galician bagpipe.
Carlos Santana is a Mexican-American rock guitarist. He became famous in the late 1960s and early 1970s with his band, Santana, which pioneered rock, salsa and jazz fusion. Find Santana tour dates at a concert venue near you!
Carlos Varela (born April 11, 1963) is a singer-songwriter of nueva trova from Havana, Cuba. In the 1980s he joined the Nueva Trova musical movement, a political and poetic musical genre connected with the Cuban Revolution.
Carlos Alberto Vives Restrepo (born August 7, 1961 in Santa Marta, Magdalena) is a Grammy Award and three-time Latin Grammy Award winning-Colombian singer, composer and actor.
Multi-Platinum breakout pop sensation Carly Rae Jepsen took the world by storm after bursting into the music scene with her chart topping single “Call Me Maybe.” Following the release of her second full-length album, Kiss, Carly Rae Jepsen is hitting the road for her 2013 summer tour.
Carmel (born Carmel McCourt, 24 November 1958, Wrawby, Lincolnshire, England) is an English female singer, her eponymous band Carmel uniting bassist Jim Parris, and drummer Gerry Darby.
Carmen was a British-American band active from 1970–1975. Their style was a fusion of rock music and flamenco music and dance. While the band achieved some success in recording and performance, its greatest significance lies in later contributions of its members to more famous rock groups.
Carmina Burana ( /?k?rm?n? b??r??n?/), Latin for Songs from Beuern (short for: Benediktbeuern), is the name given to a manuscript of 254 poems and dramatic texts mostly from the 11th or 12th century, although some are from the 13th century. The pieces are mostly bawdy, irreverent, and satirical; th
Maria do Carmo Carvalho Rebelo de Andrade (born on 20 August 1984, in Lisbon), better known as Carminho, is a Portuguese fado and popular music singer. She comes from a family of musicians, since her mother, Teresa Siqueira, was a famous fado singer. She is considered one of the most talented and in
Carol Creighton Burnett (born April 26, 1933) is an American actress, comedian, singer, dancer and writer. Burnett started her career in New York. After becoming a hit on Broadway, she made her television debut. After successful appearances on The Garry Moore Show, Carol moved to Los Angeles and beg
Carol Elaine Channing (born January 31, 1921) is an American singer, actress, and comedienne. She is the recipient of three Tony Awards (including one for lifetime achievement), a Golden Globe and an Oscar nomination. Channing is best remembered for originating, on Broadway, the musical-comedy roles
Carol Lawrence (born September 5, 1932) is an American actress, most often associated with musical theatre, but who has also appeared extensively on television.
Carol Stearns Sudhalter (January 5, 1943) is an American Jazz saxophonist.
Carole Bayer Sager (born March 8,@%citation needed&% 1947) is an American lyricist, songwriter, singer, and painter.
Carole King (born February 9, 1942) is an American singer, songwriter, and pianist. King and her former husband Gerry Goffin wrote more than two dozen chart hits for numerous artists during the 1960s, many of which have become standards. As a singer, her Tapestry album topped the U.S. album chart fo
The Carolina Chocolate Drops is an old-time string band from Durham, North Carolina, United States. Its 2010 album, Genuine Negro Jig, won the Grammy Award for Best Traditional Folk Album at the 53rd Annual Grammy Awards, and was number 9 in FRoots magazines top 10 albums of 2010.
Carolina Liar is an American alternative rock band. Lead vocalist Chad Wolf is originally from Charleston, South Carolina, but other members originate from Sweden.
Caroline Lufkin (stage name Caroline) is a Japanese-American musician and the younger sister of the Japanese pop singer Olivia Lufkin. Carolines music been released by Temporary Residence Ltd. Caroline is also a full-time member of Mice Parade (FatCat Records).
Caroline Lavinia Scott Harrison (October 1, 1832 – October 25, 1892), was a teacher of music, the wife of Benjamin Harrison and mother of two surviving children; after his election as President of the United States, she was First Lady of the United States from 1889 until her death.
Caroline Henderson (born 28 February 1962) is a Danish–Swedish pop and jazz singer. She moved to Copenhagen from Sweden in 1983 and spent her youth singing in various jazz bands. Her breakthrough was in 1989 as part of pop group Ray Dee Ohh. After the group disbanded, Henderson launched a solo car
Carolyn Sampson (born 18 May 1974) is an English soprano in opera and concert. Specialising in historically informed performance, she has sung in Masaaki Suzukis recording project of Bach cantatas and appeared regularly at the English National Opera.
Carolyn Wonderland (born Carolyn Bradford 1972, Houston, Texas) is an American blues singer, songwriter and musician. She is married to A. Whitney Brown.
Carolyne Mas (born October 20, 1955) is an American singer-songwriter, guitarist, pianist, and producer. Mas broke out of the Greenwich Village music scene boom of the late 1970s, along with other artists such as Steve Forbert, The Roches, and Willie Nile. Although she remains relatively unknown in
A carousel (from French carrousel, from Italian carosello), or merry-go-round, is an amusement ride consisting of a rotating circular platform with seats for riders. The seats are traditionally in the form of rows of wooden horses or other animals mounted on posts, many of which are moved up and dow
Carpathian Forest is a Norwegian black metal band formed by Nattefrost and Nordavind in 1990.
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Carrie Akre (born September 24, 1966) is a musician best known for her work with Seattle underground bands Hammerbox and Goodness.
Carrie Frances Fisher (born October 21, 1956) is an American actress, novelist, screenwriter, and lecturer. She is most famous for her portrayal of Princess Leia in the original Star Wars trilogy, her bestselling novel Postcards from the Edge, for which she wrote the screenplay to the film of the sa
Carrie Newcomer (born Dowagiac, Michigan) is an American singer and songwriter.
Carrie Luz Rodriguez (born 1978) is a Mexican-American singer-songwriter and the daughter of Texan singer-songwriter David Rodriguez and well-known Texas painter Katy Nail, and is the granddaughter of prolific Texas essayist Frances Nail. She sings and plays the fiddle, mandobird and tenor guitar.
After winning the fourth season of American Idol in 2005, Carrie Underwood quickly rose to fame as a multi-platinum country music superstar. Don’t miss Carrie Underwood on her 2013 Blown Away Tour, featuring 22 shows in North America. Find Carrie Underwood tickets at a concert venue near you!
Scott Thompson (born February 25, 1965), better known by his stage name Carrot Top, is an American comedian known for his bright red hair, prop comedy, and self-deprecating humor.
Carsten Dahl (October 3, 1967) is a Danish Jazz pianist. Dahl is a truly great pianist Chris Mosey said, in his All About Jazz review of Dahls CD In Our Own Sweet Way released in 2009 with Alex Riel and Mads Vinding.
Cartel is an American pop punk band from Conyers, Georgia that formed in 2003. The band is best known for their single Honestly, featured on their 2005 debut album Chroma, and for their 2007 appearance on MTVs Band in a Bubble.
Casa del vento is a left wing Italian folk rock band.
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In general, Casey is a common variation of the Irish Gaelic cathasaigh, meaning vigilant, brave, or watchful. At least six different septs used this name, primarily in the Counties of Cork and Dublin.
Casey Abrams (born February 12, 1991) is an American musician and multi-instrumentalist from Idyllwild, California who finished in sixth place on the tenth season of American Idol. He was eliminated from the competition on April 28, 2011, five weeks after being the third finalist to be saved from el
Casey Crescenzo (born 19 December 1983) is a singer, songwriter and multi-instrumentalist, most notably for the bands The Dear Hunter and The Receiving End of Sirens. He is also a producer who has worked with The River Empires, The Brobecks, The Cadence, Dakota, Draffin, His Hideous Heart, Hungry Ti
Casey Donovan (born 13 May 1988) is the youngest winner of the Australian Idol series, winning the second season of Australian Idol, at the age of 16.
Casey Everett James (born May 31, 1982) is an American singer and guitarist from Fort Worth, Texas, who was the third-place finalist on the ninth season of American Idol.
Casey Jones was a straight edge hardcore band from Jacksonville, Florida. The band consisted of members from Evergreen Terrace and Anchors Away and was signed to Eulogy Records.
Casey Stratton (born 1976) is a male Pop/Rock singer/songwriter/musician.
Casey Jones, better known by his stage name Casey Veggies, is an American rapper from Inglewood, California. Since 2007, the young artist has released 5 independent record label mixtapes. under LA clothing and management company Peas&Carrots Intl. His most recent tape, Customized Greatly Vol. 3, was
John Gibson, better known by his stage name Cash Out (stylised as Ca$h Out) is an American rapper from Atlanta, Georgia.
A casquette girl, originally known as a fille à la cassette (girl with a cassette) but also known historically as a casket girl, refers to one of the women brought from France to the French colonies of Louisiana to marry. The name derives from the small chests, known as casquettes, in which they ca
Caspa is the stage name of Gary McCann, a dubstep music producer from West London.
Caspian is an instrumental post-rock band from Beverly, Massachusetts.
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Cass McCombs (born in 1977) is an American songwriter and performer. Called unobtrusively brilliant by John Peel, he has received widespread critical acclaim for his six LPs and one EP.
Cassandra Wilson (born December 4, 1955) is an American jazz musician, vocalist, songwriter, and producer from Jackson, Mississippi. Described by critic Gary Giddins as a singer blessed with an unmistakable timbre and attack @%who has&% expanded the playing field by incorporating country, blues and
Castanets is the musical project of Raymond Raposa, a San Diego native currently residing in Portland, Oregon. While Raposa is the only constant member of the band, his records and live performances often feature a seemingly never-ending rotating cast of musicians, the line-up often changing from ni
Casting Crowns is a Grammy Award and Dove Award winning Contemporary Christian/Christian Rock band. Casting Crowns was started in 1999 by youth pastor Mark Hall at First Baptist Church in Downtown Daytona Beach, Florida as part of a youth group. He now serves as a lead vocalist. Later they moved to
Cat Ballou is a 1965 comedy/Western film which tells the story of a woman who hires a famous gunman to protect her fathers ranch, and later to avenge his murder, but finds that the man she hires is not what she expected. The movie stars Jane Fonda in the title role, with Lee Marvin, who won an Oscar
The Cat Empire are an Australian ska and jazz band formed in 1999. Core members are Harry James Angus (trumpet and vocals), Will Hull-Brown (drums), Jamshid Jumps Khadiwhala (decks, percussion), Ollie McGill (keyboard and backing vocals), Ryan Monro (bass and backing vocals) and Felix Riebl (percuss
Charlyn Marie Marshall (born January 21, 1972), also known as Chan Marshall or by her stage name Cat Power, is an American singer-songwriter, musician and occasional actress and model. Cat Power was originally the name of Marshalls first band, but has come to refer to her musical projects with vario
Catch were a British indie pop group consisting of musicians Toby Slater (vocals and keyboards), Wayne Murray (bass and vocals) and Ben Etchells (guitar). The band were signed to Virgin Records and released two singles - Bingo, which reached No. 23 in the UK Singles Chart, and Dive In, which reache
Catch 22 is an American ska punk band from East Brunswick Township, New Jersey. The band was formed by guitarist/vocalist/songwriter Tomas Kalnoky and drummer Chris Greer who recruited trumpeter Kevin Gunther, who was working in a local record store. Bassist Josh Ansley, saxophonist Ryan Eldred, and
Catch a Rising Star is a chain of comedy clubs, founded in New York City in December 1972 and owned by Rick Newman. It has since spread to other areas, such as Las Vegas and New Jersey.
Catching the Big Fish: Meditation, Consciousness, and Creativity is a book by film director David Lynch. It was published by Tarcher on December 28, 2006.
Cate Le Bon is a singer-songwriter from Penboyr, Wales and now based in Cardiff, Wales, who sings in both English and Welsh.
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Catfish Haven is an indie soul rock band from Chicago. They are signed to Secretly Canadian Records. They performed at Lollapalooza 2006.
Catherine Russell is a contemporary jazz and blues vocalist.
Catie Curtis (born 22 May 1965) is an American singer-songwriter. Her music has been categorized in several genres, including pop, rock, alternative country, indie and folk. She has recorded 11 CDs. The most recent, Stretch Limousine On Fire, will be released in August 2011@%dated info&% on Compass
Catriona Sturton (born June 8, 1976) is an Ottawa, Ontario based singer, songwriter and multi instrumentalist. She has had a prolific career, performing in bands such as Plumtree and collaborating with artists like Joel Plaskett, Al Tuck, the late Dutchy Mason, the Mighty Popo and members of Sloan a
Catupecu Machu is an Argentine rock band, usually classified as within Rock en Español. Its current band members are Fernando Ruíz Díaz in voices and guitar; Sebastián Cáceres in bass guitar; Agustín Rocino in drums; and Macabre (Martín Gonzalez) in keyboards and samplers.
Caustic is an American industrial band based out of Madison, WI, created in 2002 by DJ Matt Fanale (AKA Eurotic), who is the sole consistent member . The bands live lineup varies quite a bit, largely depending on the location of the show. Caustics lyrics are typically humorous, while the music itsel
Cavalera Conspiracy is a Brazilian heavy metal band founded by brothers Max (vocals, guitar) and Igor Cavalera (drums), along with American guitarist and bassist Marc Rizzo and Johny Chow. The band originally formed in 2007 as Inflikted but changed its name for legal reasons. The groups creation mar
Cavalleria rusticana (en: Rustic Chivalry, Italian pronunciation: @%kavalleˈria rustiˈkana&%) is an opera in one act by Pietro Mascagni to an Italian libretto by Giovanni Targioni-Tozzetti and Guido Menasci, adapted from a play written by Giovanni Verga based on his short story. Considered one of
Cave is a psychedelic drone band based in Chicago, Illinois consisting of keyboardist Rotten Milk, guitarist/organist Cooper Crain, bassist Dan Browning and drummer Rex McMurry. The band was formed in Columbia, Missouri in 2006, and has released two full-length albums, Psychic Psummer (2009) and Hun
Cave Painting are an alternative rock band from Brighton, UK, who formed in 2010 and are signed to Third Rock Recordings. They released the singles So Calm, as well as their debut EP, Youll Be Running Soon in 2011, featuring Midnight Love, Rio and two other songs. They also released a demo of their
Caveman was a British hip hop group originally from High Wycombe, England, consisting of MCM, the Principal, and Diamond J. They were the first British hip hop group to be signed to a major U.S. record label, Profile Records, and quickly established themselves as one of the UKs more popular and vers
Cayucas, previously Oregon Bike Trails, is a pop band out of Santa Monica, California. The group is made up of lead singer Zach Yudin and his band: Ben Yudin on bass (twin brother to Zach), Banah Winn on keyboards, Casey Wojtalewicz on drums, and Christian Koons on guitar. The band signed to Secretl
Cazal is a French surname. Notable people with the surname include:
CC Cowboys is a Norwegian Rock band from Fredrikstad. Their members are the vocalist and guitarist Magnus Grønneberg, their guitarist Jørn Christensen their bassist Per Vestaby and their drummer Agne Sæther. They recorded their first album in 1990 with the title Blodsbrødre.
Cecil Percival Taylor (born March 25, 1929, in New York City) is an American pianist and poet. Classically trained, Taylor is generally acknowledged as one of the pioneers of free jazz. His music is characterized by an extremely energetic, physical approach, producing complex improvised sounds, freq
Cedric Gervais (French Cédric Gervais, born June 15, 1980 in Marseille) is a French house music DJ and producer, living in Miami, Florida. He was the youngest resident ever at Pariss Le Queen Club. In 1998, he moved to Americas South Beach. In Miami, he held residencies at Crobar (now Cameo) and th
Cedric Antonio Kyles (born April 24, 1964), known professionally by his stage name Cedric the Entertainer, is an American actor and comedian. He is perhaps best known as the co-star of the WB sitcom The Steve Harvey Show, as Eddie in the Barbershop films, and as one of the four comedians featured in
Thomas DeCarlo Callaway (born May 30, 1974), better known by his stage name Cee Lo Green, is an American singer-songwriter, rapper, record producer and actor. He originally came to prominence as a member of the southern hip hop group Goodie Mob, later launching a critically acclaimed solo career and
Paul Celan (23 November 1920 – c. 20 April 1970) was a Romanian poet and translator. He was born as Paul Antschel into a Jewish family in the former Kingdom of Romania (now Ukraine), and changed his name to Paul Celan (where Celan in Romanian would be pronounced Chelan, and was derived from Ancel,
The celesta (pron.: /s??l?st?/) or celeste (pron.: /s??l?st/) is a struck idiophone operated by a keyboard. Its appearance is similar to that of an upright piano (four- or five-octave) or of a large wooden music box (three-octave). The keys are connected to hammers which strike a graduated set of me
Celine Dion at the Colosseum at Caesars Palace is a glamorous show that features a 31-piece orchestra and band and includes her biggest hits mixed with timeless classics that pay tribute to some of the most celebrated songs and artists of all time. Find Celion Dion tickets near you!
Celso Piña (b. April 6, 1953) is a professional singer, composer, arranger, and accordionist mainly in the genre of cumbia.
The Celtic Tenors began life as the Three Irish Tenors on RTEs Theatre Nights on October 1995. The group at that time consisted of James Nelson, Niall Morris and Paul Hennessey.
Celtic Thunder, the singing group from Ireland, are a composition of six male soloists who perform both solo and ensemble numbers. Accompanied by the Celtic Concert Orchestra, Celtic Thunder have become a household name all around the world.
Since their inception in 2004, Celtic Woman has emerged as a spectacular commercial success and genuine cultural phenomenon. The ensemble has sold more than 7 million units worldwide, notched two Top 10 album debuts on the Billboard Top 200 Album chart, and sold more than 2.2 million concert tickets
Cem Y?lmaz (born 23 April 1973 in Istanbul, Turkey) is a Turkish stand-up comedian, actor and filmmaker, best known for his films G.O.R.A. (2004), A.R.O.G (2008) and Yah?i Bat? (2010), who has won two Sadri Al???k awards for his roles in Organize ??ler (2005) and The Magician (2006).
Cenobitic (or coenobitic) monasticism is a monastic tradition that stresses community life. Often in the West, the community belongs to a religious order and the life of the cenobitic monk is regulated by a religious rule, a collection of precepts. The older style of monasticism, to live as a hermit
Centuri, based in Hialeah, Florida, was one of the top six suppliers of coin operated video game machinery in the United States. Many of the machines distributed in the US under the Centuri name were licensed from overseas manufacturers, particularly Konami.
Century Media Records is an Independent record label with offices in the United States, Germany, and Australia.
Cephalic Carnage is an American grindcore band formed in 1992 in Denver, Colorado. The band comprises vocalist Lenzig Leal, guitarists Steve Goldberg and Brian Hopp, drummer John Merryman and bassist Nick Schendzielos. Cephalic Carnage has released six studio albums and toured in North America, Euro
Cerebral Bore is a Scottish death metal band from Glasgow, Scotland, formed in 2006. The band comprises guitarist Paul McGuire, bassist Kyle Rutherford and drummer Allan McDibet MacDonald. Cerebral Bore released a debut album, Maniacal Miscreation, in 2011 via Earache Records and toured in United St
Ceremony (band) can refer to:
Cesar Millan, (born César Millán Favela; August 27, 1969) is a Mexican-born American dog trainer. A self-taught expert, he is widely known for his television series The Dog Whisperer with Cesar Millan, now in its ninth and final season and is broadcast in more than eighty countries worldwide. Prio
Julio Francisco Ramos (born July 24, 1981), better known as Ceschi Ramos, or mononymously as Ceschi (pronounced chess-key), is a rapper, singer-songwriter, multi-instrumentalist and producer associated with numerous alternative hip hop and hardcore punk/metal acts. He is based in New Haven, Connecti
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Chad Brownlee (born July 12, 1984 in Kelowna, British Columbia) is a Canadian country music artist and ice hockey defenceman.
The Lightspeed Rangers are fictional characters and heroes in the Power Rangers universe, and are the primary protagonists in the television series Power Rangers Lightspeed Rescue. Their counterparts in Kyuukyuu Sentai GoGoFive are the Tatsumi Family.
Chad Valley is a long-established brand of toys in the United Kingdom owned by Home Retail Group. The company has its roots in a printing business established by Anthony Bunn Johnson in Birmingham in the early 19th century. Under the management of his son Joseph and grandson Alfred the company moved
Chad VanGaalen (born 1977) is a Canadian musician and artist from Calgary, Alberta.
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Chaif (????) is a Russian rock band formed in 1984 in Sverdlovsk (now Yekaterinburg), Russia, by Vladimir Shakhrin and Vladimir Begunov. Their name is derived from the word chai, meaning tea, and kaif (slang word), meaning pleasure. The band reached national fame in 1992 with songs such as Ne Speshi
Chairlift is an American synthpop duo. Based in Brooklyn, New York, Chairlift consists of members Caroline Polachek (songwriting, vocals, tambourine, synthesizer) and Patrick Wimberly (drums, bass guitar, keyboard, production).
Chairmen of the Board is a Detroit, Michigan based soul music group active mostly in the 1970s, that is still touring today.
Chaka Khan (born Yvette Marie Stevens; March 23, 1953), frequently known as the Queen of Funk, is a 10-time Grammy Award winning American singer and composer who gained fame in the 1970s as the frontwoman and focal point of the funk band Rufus. While still a member of the group in 1978, Khan embarke
Peter Pangerl (born February 22, 1981), better known as Chakuza, is an Austrian rapper. He left Bushidos label ersguterjunge in November 2010 ersguterjunge for Beatlefield Productions.
Charles Stewart (born in Chicago, Illinois), better known as Chali 2na is an American rapper and hip hop artist, formerly associated with the groups Jurassic 5 and Ozomatli.
Chamber music is a form of classical music, written for a small group of instruments which traditionally could be accommodated in a palace chamber. Most broadly, it includes any art music that is performed by a small number of performers with one performer to a part. The word chamber signifies that
Chamber Music Society is the third studio album by American bassist Esperanza Spalding. After Spaldings surprise Grammy win, the album re-entered the Billboard 200 at number 34 with sales of 18,000.
Chamberlin is an American Folk-Rock band from Vermont. The band is currently on Roll Call/EMI Records.
Champagne (French: @%???.pa?&%; English /??æm?pe?n/) is a sparkling wine produced from grapes grown in the Champagne region of France following rules that demand secondary fermentation of the wine in the bottle to create carbonation. Some use the term champagne as a generic term for sparkling wine
Chance Waters (previously known as Phatchance), is an independent Australian hip hop artist and record producer from Sydney, Australia. He is best known for his songs Maybe Tomorrow and Young & Dumb, both of which received significant national airplay on Triple J and placed in the Triple J Hottest 1
Channel Zero is a heavy metal band formed in Brussels, Belgium. They are one of the best known heavy metal bands from Belgium and were often referred to as the Belgian Metallica. They disbanded at the height of their career in 1997, however in 2009, the band announced a series of reunion gigs starti
Chano Domínguez (born Sebastián Domínguez Lozano on March 29, 1960 in Cádiz) is a Latin jazz, post bop and flamenco jazz pianist. He began in the progressive rock group CAI before moving on to jazz. His initial interest in jazz came from jazz fusion groups like Mahavishnu Orchestra or Weather Re
Chantel McGregor is a British blues rock guitarist and singer-songwriter
Chanticleer (French: sing clear) can refer to:
Chaos theory is a field of study in mathematics, with applications in several disciplines including physics, engineering, economics, biology, and philosophy. Chaos theory studies the behavior of dynamical systems that are highly sensitive to initial conditions, an effect which is popularly referred
Chappo is the debut solo album of singer Roger Chapman, released in 1979.
La Charanga Habanera is a Cuban musical group usually classified in the timba (a.k.a. Cuban salsa) genre. They have been nominated for awards including the Latin Grammy in 2003 with the album Live in the U.S.A. In 2005 the group was nominated for Orgullosamente Latino awards in three categories: bes
Chariots of the Gods? Unsolved Mysteries of the Past (German: Erinnerungen an die Zukunft: Ungelöste Rätsel der Vergangenheit) is a book authored in 1968 by Erich von Däniken. It involves the hypothesis that the technologies and religions of many ancient civilizations were given to them by ancien
The Charlatans (known in the United States as The Charlatans UK) are an English alternative rock band. The bands line-up currently comprises Tim Burgess (vocals), Mark Collins (guitar), Martin Blunt (bass), Tony Rogers (keyboards) and Jon Brookes (drums and percussion).
Charles Atlas, born Angelo Siciliano (October 30, 1892, Acri, Italy – December 23, 1972, Long Beach, New York), was the developer of a bodybuilding method and its associated exercise program that was best known for a landmark advertising campaign featuring Atlass name and likeness; it has been des
Charles Bradley (born 1948, Gainesville, Florida), commonly referred to as The Screaming Eagle of Soul, is a funk/soul/R&B singer signed to the Daptone Records label under the Dunham Records division. His performances and recording style are consistent with Daptones revivalist approach, celebrating
Charles Hayward (born 1951) is an English drummer and was a founding member of the experimental rock group This Heat. He also played with Mal Deans Amazing Band, Radar Favourites, Dolphin Logic, and gigged and recorded with old schoolfriend and Pooh and the Ostrich Feather member Phil Manzanera in t
Charles Jenkins is a musician based in Melbourne, Victoria, Australia. He is a member of Icecream Hands and has also released three solo albums.
Charley Frank Pride (born March 18, 1938) is an American country music singer. His smooth baritone voice was featured on thirty-nine number-one hits on the Billboard Hot Country Songs charts. His greatest success came in the early- to mid-1970s, when he became the best-selling performer for RCA Reco
Charlotte Aitchison (born 2 August 1992), better known by her stage name Charli XCX, is an English singer-songwriter. She released two singles in 2008, Emelline/Art Bitch and !Francesckaar!. She was signed to This Is Music and IAMSOUND Records, before releasing three more singles, Stay Away, Nuclear
Charlie (given name) is a common nickname for Charles and less commonly for Charlotte or Charlene.
Charles Brown (September 13, 1922 – January 21, 1999), born in Texas City, Texas was an American blues singer and pianist whose soft-toned, slow-paced blues-club style influenced the development of blues performance during the 1940s and 1950s. He had several hit recordings, including Driftin Blues
Charlie Brown Jr. was a Brazilian rock band, from the city of Santos, São Paulo.
Charles Edward Charlie Daniels (born on October 28, 1936) is an American musician known for his contributions to country and southern rock music. He is perhaps best known for his number one country hit The Devil Went Down to Georgia, and multiple other songs he has written and performed. Daniels has
Charles Edward Charlie Daniels (born on October 28, 1936) is an American musician known for his contributions to country and southern rock music. He is known primarily for his number one country hit The Devil Went Down to Georgia, and multiple other songs he has performed and written. Daniels has be
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Charles Edward Haden (born August 6, 1937) is an American jazz musician. He is a double bassist, probably best known for his long association with saxophonist Ornette Coleman. Haden is also known for his signature lyrical bass lines.
Charlie Hunter (born May 23, 1967) is an American guitarist, composer and bandleader.
Charlie Mars is a vocalist, guitarist and singer-songwriter from Mississippi. Mars has performed at Austin City Limits and South by Southwest. Mars was featured in Esquire Magazines Songwriting Challenge which he says was his brainchild.
Charles Quinton Charlie Murphy (born July 12, 1959) is an American actor, comedian, and writer notable as being a cast member and writer on the Comedy Central sketch-comedy series Chappelles Show. Charlie is also known for his work with his younger brother Eddie Murphy.
Charlie Musselwhite (born January 31, 1944) is an American electric blues harmonica player and bandleader, one of the non-black bluesmen who came to prominence in the early 1960s, along with Mike Bloomfield and Paul Butterfield. Though he has often been identified as a white bluesman, he claims Nati
Charlie Parr is an American country blues musician, born in Austin, Minnesota, United States. He started his music career in Duluth, Minnesota. His influences include Charlie Patton, Bukka White, Reverend Gary Davis, and Dave Van Ronk. He plays a National resonator guitar, a fretless open-back banjo
Charles Fitzgerald Charlie Robison (born September 1, 1964 in Houston, Texas) is an Texas Country singer/songwriter, who was raised in Bandera, Texas. His brother, Bruce Robison, and his sister, Robyn Ludwick, are also singer/songwriters.
Charles Robert Simpson (born 7 June 1985 in Woodbridge, Suffolk), is an English musician, singer and songwriter. He was the youngest member of multi BRIT Award-winning band Busted, and is the lead vocalist, guitarist and co-lyricist in alternative rock band Fightstar. Allmusic have noted that Simpso
Charles Kent Charlie Wilson (born January 29, 1953) is an American R&B singer-songwriter-producer and the former lead vocalist for the Gap Band, which retired in 2010. As a solo artist he has been nominated for four Grammy awards, received a 2009 Soul Train Icon Award, and a recipient of a BMI Icon
Charlie Winston (born Charlie Winston Gleave, 14 September 1978, Cornwall) is an English singer-songwriter.
Carlos Alberto Sánchez (born in Girardot, Colombia, 1974), better known in the entertainment world as Charlie Zaa, is a Colombian singer who has gained fame across Latin America and among Hispanics in the United States. Zaa is the son of singer Luis Humberto Sánchez.
Charlotte Elisabeth Grace Roche (born 18 March 1978 in High Wycombe, England) is a British-born German television presenter and author.
The Charlotte Symphony Orchestra is an American orchestra based in Charlotte, North Carolina. As the largest and most active professional performing arts organization in the central Carolinas, the Charlotte Symphony plays approximately 100 performances each season and employs 100 professional musici
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Charmaine Clamor is a Filipina jazz singer based in Hollywood, California best known for melding traditional Filipino folk songs and instruments with American jazz and blues in a newly developed musical genre called Jazzipino
María del Rosario Mercedes Laura Jennifer Pilar Martínez Molina Baeza@%dubious – discuss&% (born January 15, 1951), better known as Charo, is a Spanish-American actress, comedienne, and flamenco guitarist, best known for her flamboyant stage presence, her provocative outfits, and her trademark p
Chas & Dave (often billed as Chas n Dave) are an English pop rock duo, most notable as creators and performers of a musical style labelled rockney, which mixes pub singalong, music-hall humour, boogie-woogie piano and pre-Beatles rock n roll. For a time, Rockney was also the name of their record lab
Chase & Status are an electronic music production duo from London consisting of Saul Milton and Will Kennard. MC Rage & Andy Gangadeen also make up the live band.
Chase Rice is a country music singer and songwriter. He was a contestant on Survivor: Nicaragua, where he placed second. Rice has released two albums, Country as Me and Dirt Road Communion, and co-wrote the number one single performed by Florida Georgia Line, Cruise.
Chateau Marmont is a hotel located at 8221 Sunset Boulevard in West Hollywood, California. The hotel was built in 1927 and was modeled loosely after the Château dAmboise, a royal retreat in Frances Loire Valley.
Chatham County Line is an American bluegrass musical group. Formed in Raleigh, North Carolina in 1999 from members of the band Stillhouse, the band has released five albums including four on the influential Yep Roc label (who they were linked with by the notable producer Chris Stamey), and have beco
Chava Alberstein (Hebrew: ??? ??????????, born December 8, 1947, in Szczecin, Poland) is an Israeli singer, lyricist, composer, and musical arranger.
Chavez is an alternative rock/math rock band from New York, formed in 1993. After a period of inactivity, the band reformed in 2006. They released two independent non-charting albums in the mid-1990s. Guitarist Matt Sweeney has confirmed that the band is working on its first new recordings since 199
Elmer Figueroa Arce (born June 28, 1968), best known under the stage name Chayanne, is a Puerto Rican Latin pop singer and actor. As a solo artist, Chayanne has released 21 solo albums and sold over 30 million albums worldwide.@%citation needed&%
Cheap Trick is an American rock band from Rockford, Illinois, formed in 1973. The band consists of members Robin Zander (lead vocals, rhythm guitar), Rick Nielsen (lead guitar, backing vocals), Tom Petersson (bass guitar, backing vocals), and Bun E. Carlos (drums, percussion).
Cheech & Chong are a comedy duo consisting of Richard Cheech Marin and Tommy Chong, who found a wide audience in the 1970s and 1980s for their films and stand-up routines, which were based on the hippie and free love era, and especially drug culture movements, most notably their love for cannabis.
Jare Henrik Tiihonen better known by his stage name Cheek (born in Vantaa, Helsinki Metropolitan Area, Finland on December 22, 1981) is a Finnish rapper. He was nicknamed Cheek while in school. He lived his youth in Lahti. He moved to Töölö, Helsinki, where he now resides. In secondary school he
Cheikh NDigel Lô is a Senegalese musician. He was born in the town of Bobo Dioulasso in Burkina Faso. Lô began playing drums and singing at an early age. He joined Orchestre Volta Jazz, an ensemble which played Cuban and Congolese pop songs as well as traditional Burkinabé music. Lô moved to Sen
Chelsea Grin is an American deathcore band from Salt Lake City, Utah. Formed in 2007, the group is currently signed to Artery Recordings and have released one EP and two full-length albums. Their band name is derived from the torture method of the same name.
Chelsea Joy Handler (born February 25, 1975) is an American stand-up comedian, actress, best-selling author, and producer. She has hosted the late-night talk show Chelsea Lately on E! Entertainment Television since 2007.
Chelsea Light Moving is an alternative rock band formed in 2012. The band members are Samara Lubelski, John Moloney, Thurston Moore, and Keith Wood. Their eponymous debut album was released in 2013 by Matador Records.
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The Chemical Brothers are a British electronic music duo composed of Tom Rowlands and Ed Simons. Originating in Manchester in 1991, along with The Prodigy, Fatboy Slim, The Crystal Method, and fellow acts, they were pioneers at bringing the big beat genre to the forefront of pop culture. In the UK,
Singer, rapper, and songwriter Cher Lloyd is already a star in her native U.K. thanks to a string of buzzed-about performances on Britain’s version of The X Factor, a No. 1 debut single (“Swagger Jagger”), and a well-received album (Sticks & Stones) that shot to No. 4 on the UK chart. Find Che
Cheri Dennis (born August 7, 1979, Cleveland, Ohio) is an American singer.
Cherish the Ladies is an American all-female Irish-American super group. The band began as a concert series in New York in January 1985, the brainchild of Mick Moloney who wanted to showcase the brightest female musicians in America in what had been a male-dominated scene. The group took their name
Go-Gurt, also known as Yoplait Tubes in Canada and as Frubes in the United Kingdom, is an American brand of sweetened yogurt marketed to children. It is squeezed out of a tube directly into the mouth, instead of being eaten with a spoon. It was introduced by General Mills licensed Yoplait in 1999.
The Cherry Poppin Daddies are an American band established in Eugene, Oregon, in 1989. Formed by singer Steve Perry and bassist Dan Schmid, the band has experienced many membership changes over the years, with only Perry, Schmid and trumpeter Dana Heitman currently remaining from the original line-u
Cherryholmes was a bluegrass music group consisting of members of the Cherryholmes family, including father Jere Cherryholmes and wife Sandy Lee and their kids, Cia Leigh, BJ, Skip, and Molly Kate.
Cherrywood (Irish: Coill na Silíní) is a planned new suburb of Dublin, within the broad Loughlinstown area, and bordering Rathmichael. It is located to the south east of the city, in the administrative county of Dun Laoghaire-Rathdown. In 2012, it is partly developed and many remaining planned dev
Cheryl Ann Cole (née Tweedy; born 30 June 1983), is an English recording artist, songwriter, dancer and model. She rose to fame in late 2002 when she auditioned for the reality television show Popstars: The Rivals on ITV. The programme announced that Cole had won a place as a member of the girl gro
Cheryl Wheeler (born July 10, 1951) is an American singer-songwriter of contemporary folk music, based in New England. To date, she has recorded several folk albums, and has toured extensively throughout the United States.
Ches Smith is an American musician whose primary instruments are drums, percussion, and vibraphone. He writes and performs music in a wide variety of contexts, including solo percussion, experimental rock bands, and small and large jazz ensembles.
Captain “Sully” Sullenberger has flown thousands of routine flights over the course of his accomplished 30 year career. One flight, in January 2009, catapulted this extraordinarily well-trained, prepared and modest professional into one of the most admired people of our time. He piloted US Airwa
Joey Coombes (born 21 June 1976), better known as Chester P, is a rapper in the UK hip-hop scene. He was a founding member of Task Force, Bury Crew and the M.U.D. Family. He and his brother Farma G are both sons of the late musician Peet Coombes.
Chet Faker (born Nicholas James Murphy ca. 1989) is an Australian electronica musician. He was educated at St Kevins College. In 2012 he signed to Downtown Records and issued an extended play, Thinking in Textures. In October that year he won Breakthrough Artist of the Year and Thinking in Textures
Chevelle is an American alternative metal trio that formed in 1995 in Grayslake, Illinois, a suburb of Chicago. The band was originally composed of two brothers and a local friend: Pete Loeffler (lead vocals/guitar), Sam Loeffler (drums/percussion), and Matt Scott (bass/backing vocals). Matt was lat
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Cheyenne Nichole Kimball (born July 27, 1990) is an American singer-songwriter, guitarist, and mandolinist. Her debut album, The Day Has Come was released in July 2006 coinciding with an MTV reality series following her entry into the music industry. This album produced a chart single on the Billboa
Chiara Galiazzo (born 12 August 1986) is an Italian singer. She rose to fame in 2012, after winning the sixth season of the Italian talent show X Factor. Her debut single, titled Due respiri and co-written by Eros Ramazzotti, was released on 8 December 2012 and debuted at number one on the Italian S
The Chiara String Quartet is an internationally performing professional string quartet based in Lincoln, Nebraska. The group is the Quartet-in-residence at the School of Music in the University of Nebraska-Lincoln and is also the Blodgett Artists-in-Residence at Harvard University. The group is also
Chicago (/???k???o?/ ( listen) or /???k???o?/) is the largest city in the US state of Illinois. With nearly 2.7 million residents, it is the most populous city in the Midwestern United States and the third most populous in the USA, after New York City and Los Angeles. Its metropolitan area, someti
American rock band Chicago began as a politically charged, sometimes experimental, rock band and later moved to a predominantly softer sound, becoming famous for producing a number of hit ballads. Find Chicago tour dates at a concert venue near you!
The Chicago Symphony Orchestra (CSO) is an American orchestra based in Chicago, Illinois. It is one of the five American orchestras commonly referred to as the Big Five. Founded in 1891, the Symphony makes its home at Orchestra Hall in Chicago and plays a summer season at the Ravinia Festival. The m
A chicane is an artificial feature creating extra turns in a road, used in motor racing and on streets to slow traffic for safety. Chicane comes from the French word chicaner, meaning to to quibble or prevent justice, first used in 1672.
Armando Anthony Chick Corea (born June 12, 1941) is an American jazz pianist, keyboardist, and composer.
Chickenfoot is an American rock supergroup, consisting of former Van Halen members Sammy Hagar (vocals) and Michael Anthony (bass), solo artist Joe Satriani (guitar) and Red Hot Chili Peppers drummer Chad Smith. The band released their self-titled debut album, Chickenfoot, on June 5, 2009. Regarding
Jonathan Arthur Chico DeBarge (born June 23, 1966, Detroit, Michigan) is an American R&B singer and a younger brother of the members of the Motown family act DeBarge. Unlike the rest of his DeBarge siblings, Chico is the only male DeBarge that does not sing in the falsetto range that is well known i
Chiddy Bang is an alternative hip hop band from Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. The group consists of Chidera Chiddy Anamege and Noah Xaphoon Jones Beresin. The duo was introduced through former band member Zachary Sewall in late 2008 during their freshman year at Drexel University, in Noahs hometown of
Keith Cozart (born 1995) better known by his stage name Chief Keef, is an American rapper from Chicago, Illinois. He has signed a major record deal with Interscope Records, and is the CEO of his own record label Glory Boys Entertainment. His debut album Finally Rich was released on December 18, 2012
Chihiro Yamanaka (Japanese: ????, Hepburn: Yamanaka Chihiro?) is a Japanese jazz pianist and composer, born in Kiry?, Gunma Prefecture. As of 2012, she is based in New York.
Donald McKinley Glover (born September 25, 1983) is an American actor, writer, comedian, and musician. Glover first came to attention for his work in the sketch group Derrick Comedy, and is best known for his role as community college student Troy Barnes on the NBC comedy series Community. In 2011,
Children of Bodom is a Finnish heavy metal band from Espoo. Formed in 1993, the group currently consists of Alexi Laiho (vocals, lead guitar), Roope Latvala (rhythm guitar), Janne Wirman (keyboards), Henkka Seppälä (bass), and Jaska Raatikainen (drums). In total they have released seven studio alb
Children of Sarajevo (Bosnian: Djeca) is a 2012 Bosnian drama film directed by Aida Begi?. The film competed in the Un Certain Regard section at the 2012 Cannes Film Festival where it won the Special Distinction award. The film was selected as the Bosnian entry for the Best Foreign Language Oscar at
Gonzales, (born Jason Charles Beck; 1972), is a Grammy-nominated Canadian musician who resided in Paris, France for several years, now in Cologne, Germany. Though best known for his first MC and electro albums, he is also a pianist, producer, and songwriter.
Chimaira (pronounced /ka??m??r?/) is an American heavy metal band from Cleveland, Ohio. Formed in 1998, the group is a notable member of the New Wave of American Heavy Metal scene. The bands name is derived from the word Chimera, a monstrous creature in Greek mythology. Their musical style is mainly
Chimène Badi (born October 30, 1982 in Melun, Seine-et-Marne), also known by her mononym Chimène, is a French singer of Algerian descent.
Paul Antonio Ortiz is a guitarist and musician from Colchester, UK. He is most famous for his work under his solo project name of Chimp Spanner. Both his 2004 album Imperium Vorago and his 2009 album At The Dreams Edge are entirely self produced in Ortiz home studio. Ortiz also composes for computer
China Crisis is an English pop/rock band. They were formed in 1979 in Kirkby, near Liverpool, Merseyside with a core of vocalist/keyboardist Gary Daly and guitarist Eddie Lundon. Their output was pop music similar in style to that of New Wave but with strong similarities to the post-punk movement of
China Moses (born January 9, 1978 in Los Angeles) is an American television host and jazz singer. She lives in Paris.
Chinaski is a Czech pop-rock group. Between 2005 and 2007 Chinaski won the prize And?l (Angel Award), granted by the Academy of Music.
The Peoples Liberation Army (PLA; simplified Chinese: ???????; traditional Chinese: ???????; pinyin: Zh?ngguó Rénmín Ji?fàngj?n) is the military arm of the Communist Party of China (CPC) and the de facto armed forces of the Peoples Republic of China, consisting of land, sea, strategic missile an
Chinese Handcuffs is a 1989 a young adult novel by young adult writer Chris Crutcher. The story alternates between the two main characters, Dillon and Jennifer, both high school athletes dealing with personal issues. The majority of Dillon’s story is told via a journal he keeps, writing about the
The chin-up (also known as a chin/chinup) is a strength training exercise. People frequently do this exercise with the intention of strengthening muscles such as the latissimus dorsi and biceps, which extend the shoulder and flex the elbow, respectively.
Chiodos (pronounced /t?i??o?do?z/ chee-OH-dohz) is an American post-hardcore band from Davison, Michigan. Formed in 2001, the group was originally known as The Chiodos Bros, the bands name was a tribute to filmmakers Stephen, Charles, and Edward Chiodo, responsible for the film Killer Klowns from Ou
James Wesley Voight (born March 21, 1940), better known by his stage name as Chip Taylor, is an American songwriter, who is noted for writing the songs Angel of the Morning and Wild Thing. He is the brother of actor Jon Voight and geologist Barry Voight. He is the uncle of actress Angelina Jolie and
Chiren (Bulgarian: ?????) is a village located in northwestern Bulgaria. It is a part of Vratsa Municipality, Vratsa Province.
Chirgilchin, meaning dance of the air in the heat of the day or miracle in Tuvan, is a group of Tuvan musicians performing traditional Tuvan music. It was established in 1996.
!!! /t?k.t?k.t?k/ is a dance-punk band that formed in Sacramento, California, in 1996. Members of !!! came from other local bands such as The Yah Mos, Black Liquorice and Popesmashers. The band, who are commonly associated with the dance-punk movement, are currently based in New York City, Sacramen
Chloé Ditlefsen, known as Chloé born February 7, 1995 is a Belgian pop singer. She has a Danish father and a Flemish mother and lives in Wallonia (the French-speaking part of Belgium). Ditlefsen participated in the Junior Eurosong 2008 for the Junior Eurovision Song Contest 2008 with the entry Un
Chocolate was a Uruguayan band from Montevideo, specializing in cumbia music. They released 3 studio albums, & at their peak, became a huge success in South America, even touring the USA in 2001. In Argentina & Uruguay, they achieved 2 Gold & 3 Platinum disks.
Chonda Pierce (born in South Carolina) is a Christian comedienne often billed as The Queen of Clean. Maiden name Courtney.
Chris Ardoin (born April 7, 1981 in Lake Charles, Louisiana) is a zydeco accordionist and singer. He is one of the young artists that helped form nouveau zydeco, a new style of music that fused traditional zydeco with various styles including hip-hop, reggae and R&B.
Chris Berry is a master of both mbira (thumb piano) and the ngoma drum, from the Shona people of Southern Africa. He has earned the title of gwenyambira (“one whose music calls the spirits”), a distinction reserved only for those who have achieved the highest fusion of the technical and the magi
Christopher Stephen Chris Botti (pronounced /?bo?ti/ boh-tee; born October 12, 1962), is an American trumpeter and composer. In 2007, Botti was nominated for two Grammy Awards including Best Pop Instrumental Album. On December 4, 2009, he was nominated for three more Grammy Awards including Best Pop
Christopher Maurice Chris Brown (born May 5, 1989) is an American R&B singer, songwriter, dancer, and actor. He made his recording debut in late 2005 with the self-titled album Chris Brown at the age of 16. The album featured the hit single Run It!, which topped the Billboard Hot 100, making Brown t
Christopher Brubeck (born March 19, 1952 in Los Angeles, California), better known as Chris Brubeck, is a U.S. musician and composer, both in jazz and classical music. As a musician, he mainly plays electric bass, bass trombone, and piano. The son of noted jazz pianist and composer Dave Brubeck, he
Chris Cagle (born November 10, 1968) is an American country music artist. Signed with Virgin Records Nashville in 2000, Cagle made his debut on the Billboard Hot Country Singles & Tracks (now Hot Country Songs) charts with the single My Love Goes On and On, the first single from his debut album Play
Christopher J. Chambers (born August 12, 1978) is a former American football wide receiver who played ten seasons in the National Football League (NFL). He played college football for the University of Wisconsin. He was drafted by the Miami Dolphins in the second round of the 2001 NFL Draft, and als
Joseph Christopher Chris Columbus Morris better known as Crazy Chris Columbo, (b. June 17, 1902, Greenville, North Carolina; died August 20, 2002 in New Jersey) was an American jazz drummer. He was sometimes credited as Joe Morris on record, though he is no relation to Joe Morris the free jazz guita
Christopher Lane Conley (born February 29, 1980) is an American musician and songwriter/composer, and the lead-singer/rhythm guitarist in Saves the Day. As he is the only remaining original member as well as major artistic contributor, Saves the Day has been referred to, in recent years, as essentia
Chris Cornell (born Christopher John Boyle; July 20, 1964) is an American rock musician best known as the lead vocalist and rhythm guitarist for Soundgarden and as the former lead vocalist for Audioslave. He is also known for his numerous solo works and soundtrack contributions since 1998. He is kno
Chris de Burgh (born Christopher John Davison, 15 October 1948) is a British/Irish singer-songwriter. He is most famous for his 1986 love song The Lady in Red.
Christopher David Dean born 17 January 1988 in Higher End, Wigan, Greater Manchester, is a rugby league player for Wakefield Trinity in the engage Super League. Deans position of choice is as in the Centre but he can also operate as a Second-row or on the Wing. Chris signed for St. Helens aged 15 fr
Chris Difford (born Christopher Henry Difford, 4 November 1954, Greenwich, London) is a singer, musician, songwriter, and record producer.
Chris Duarte (born February 16, 1963, San Antonio, Texas, United States) is an American guitarist, singer, and songwriter. Duarte plays a style of Texas blues-rock that draws on elements of jazz, blues, and rock and roll.
Christopher Ryan Chris Hardwick (born November 23, 1971) is an American stand-up comedian, actor, writer, musician, podcaster, television personality, and voice artist. He is best known for performing with Mike Phirman in Hard n Phirm, hosting Singled Out, Wired Science, Web Soup, and The Nerdist Po
Philip (Phil) Brigham is a Canadian rock singer, composer and guitarist.
Christopher Joseph Chris Isaak (born June 26, 1956) is an American rock musician and occasional actor.
Chris Jagger (born 19 December 1947, in Dartford, Kent) is an English musician. He is the younger brother of Mick Jagger.
Self (sometimes written sElf or SeLF) is an American alternative pop/rock band from Murfreesboro, Tennessee and largely the brainchild of writer, singer, producer, and multi-instrumentalist Matt Mahaffey.
Chris Janson (born ca. 1986 in Perryville, Missouri) is an American country music singer.
Chris Knight (born June 24, 1960) is a singer and songwriter from Kentucky. He only recently came to national attention, but has written songs for Confederate Railroad, John Anderson, and Randy Travis among others. He is best known for writing the hit Montgomery Gentry song She Couldnt Change Me and
Chris Lattner (born 1978) is an American software developer, best known as the primary author of the LLVM project and related projects, such as the clang compiler. He currently works at Apple Inc. as the Director of Low Level Tools and chief architect of the Compiler Group.
Christopher Lee (born 1922) is a British actor and singer.
Chris Liebing (born Christopher Liebing on 11 December 1968 in Gießen, Hesse, Germany) is dj, record producer, radio host and founder of the record labels CLR and Spinclub Recordings.
Christopher Michael Chris Mann (born May 5, 1982) is a classically trained American singer-songwriter from Wichita, Kansas.
Chris Norman (born Christopher Ward Norman, 25 October 1950, Redcar, North Yorkshire, England) is an English soft rock singer. Norman was the lead singer of Smokie, an English glam rock band from Bradford, which found success in Europe in the 1970s.
Chris Pierce is an American musician.
Chris Rea ( /?ri??/ ree-?; born Christopher Anton Rea, 4 March 1951) is an English singer-songwriter, recognisable for his distinctive, husky voice and slide guitar playing. The British Hit Singles & Albums stated that Rea was one of the most popular UK singer-songwriters of the late 1980s. He was
Christopher Chris Rene (born December 25, 1982) is an American singer-songwriter, musician and producer from Santa Cruz, California. He had been in a band called Diversion and also had a solo career, including the album Sould Out. He applied to the first season of The X Factor USA with one of his or
Christopher Mark Chris Robinson (born December 20, 1966) is the singer of the rock and roll band The Black Crowes and brother of its guitarist Rich Robinson.
Chris Simmons (born 8 January 1975 in Gravesend, Kent) is an English actor who is best known for playing DC Mickey Webb in The Bill. He moved to Gravesend, Kent where he attended Saint Georges Cofe Secondary School and lived on Singlewell Road.
Chris Smither (born November 11, 1944, Miami, Florida) is an American folk/blues singer, guitarist, and songwriter. His music draws deeply from the blues, American folk music, modern poets and philosophers.
Chris Stamey (born December 6, 1954 in Chapel Hill, North Carolina) is an American musician, singer, songwriter, and record producer. After brief stints playing with Alex Chilton as well as Mitch Easter under the name Sneakers, Stamey formed The dBs whose stewardship he would share with Peter Holsap
Christopher Scott Thile (pronounced /??i?li?/ thee-lee; born February 20, 1981) is an American musician, best known as the mandolinist and a vocalist for the progressive acoustic trio Nickel Creek. His current band is Punch Brothers whose most recent album is Antifogmatic. Thiles most recent album i
Christopher Dwayne Chris Tomlin (born May 4, 1972) is an American Christian Contemporary Music artist, worship leader, and songwriter from Grand Saline, Texas, United States. He is a former staff member at Austin Stone Community Church and is signed to EMIs sixstepsrecords. Tomlin also leads worship
Chris Trapper is a musician based in Boston, Massachusetts who is most known as the lead singer of the band, The Push Stars. With The Push Stars, Trapper wrote material for four studio albums and three self-produced discs. Several of his songs have been picked up for major motion picture soundtracks
Christopher Chris Tucker (born August 31, 1972) is an American actor, dancer and comedian. He is best known for playing the role of Detective James Carter in the Rush Hour film series.
Chris Tye is a singer song writer born in Nuneaton in 1980 and since 2000 has been based in Birmingham.
Chris Webb is a British sculptor of Portland stone.
Christopher Alan Chris Young (born June 12, 1985 in Murfreesboro, Tennessee) is an American country music artist. In 2006, he was declared the winner of the television program Nashville Star, a singing competition which aired on the USA Network. After winning, he was signed to RCA Records Nashville,
Chrisette Michele Payne (born December 8, 1982), known professionally as Chrisette Michele, is an American R&B and soul singer-songwriter on the Island Def Jam Music Group. She won a Grammy Award for Best Urban/Alternative Performance in 2009 for her song Be OK.
Christian Cambas is a DJ and producer based in Athens, Greece. He is mostly known for his releases on DJ Umek’s 1605 label and his entry at number 88 of the DJ Mag Top 100 poll in 2005. Besides 1605, he has released records on labels such as Toolroom, Great Stuff, Craft Music, Bedrock and many oth
Christian J. Garcia (born August 24, 1985) is an American professional baseball pitcher for the Washington Nationals of Major League Baseball.
Christian Hjelm originating from Vestbjerg, Nordjylland, Denmark is a Danish singer and guitar player who has developed a solo career and has released a number of singles and had his debut album Før Vi Blev Lette recorded at Studio-R in Copenhagen and released on 3 September 2012 on Playground Musi
Christian McBride (born May 31, 1972, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania) is an American jazz bassist. His father, Lee Smith, and his great uncle, Howard Cooper, are well known Philadelphia bassists who served as McBrides early mentors. He is regarded as a virtuoso, and is one of the most recorded musicians
Christian Scott, also known as Christian aTunde Adjuah (born March 31, 1983, in New Orleans, Louisiana) is the 2010 Edison Award winner for Best International Jazz Artist and a Grammy Award-nominated jazz trumpeter, composer and producer. He has been heralded by JazzTimes magazine as the Architect o
Orpheus Winds is the faculty woodwind quintet connected with Brigham Young University (BYU).
Christian Tetzlaff (born April 24, 1966) is a German violinist.
Christian Vander (born February 21, 1948) is a French drummer, musician, and founder of the band Magma. Besides his work with Magma, he has also performed solo, with the Christian Vander Trio and Christian Vander Quartet, and in Offering.
Christian Zacharias (born 1950 in Jamshedpur) is a German pianist and conductor.
Christina María Aguilera (born December 18, 1980) is an American recording artist and actress. Aguilera first appeared on national television in 1990 as a contestant on the Star Search program, and went on to star in Disney Channel's television series The Mickey Mouse Club from 1993–1994. Aguiler
Christina Judith Perri (born August 19, 1986) is an American singer-songwriter and musician from Philadelphia. Her song Jar of Hearts charted in the United States after it was featured on the Fox television show So You Think You Can Dance in 2010. Rolling Stone named her the Band of the Week on Octo
Christina Stürmer (born 9 June 1982) is an Austrian pop/rock singer. After working at a bookshop in Linz and singing in several bands, she reached #2 in Starmania, an Austrian music casting TV show. Her first song was Ich lebe (Im Alive) released in 2003, which was very successful in Austria and wa
Christina Stürmer (born 9 June 1982) is an Austrian pop/rock singer. After working at a bookshop in Linz and singing in several bands, she reached #2 in Starmania, an Austrian music casting TV show. Her first song was Ich lebe (Im Alive) released in 2003, which was very successful in Austria and wa
Christine Ebersole (born February 21, 1953) is an American actress and singer.
Mannheim Steamroller Christmas Live is Mannheim Steamrollers fourth Christmas album overall and was first released in 1997. It is a recorded live performance which includes variations on the arranged tracks featured in previous Steamroller albums.
A Christmas tree is a decorated tree, usually an evergreen conifer such as pine or fir, traditionally associated with the celebration of Christmas. An artificial Christmas tree is an object made to resemble such a tree, usually made from polyvinyl chloride (PVC).
Christmas with the Rat Pack is a 2002 album compiling Christmas songs by Frank Sinatra, Dean Martin, and Sammy Davis, Jr.
Christof Prick (born 1946), who uses the name Christof Perick in English-speaking countries, is a German orchestra conductor. His father was the concertmaster of the Hamburg Philharmonic.
Christoph Eschenbach (pronounced @%?k??st?f ???n?bax&%), born February 20, 1940, Breslau, Germany (now Wroc?aw, Poland) is a German-born pianist and conductor. He currently holds positions in Washington, D.C. as music director of the National Symphony Orchestra and music director of the John F. Kenn
Christophe is a French singer and songwriter. He was born Daniel Bevilacqua on 13 October 1945 in Juvisy-sur-Orge, Essonne to Italian parents.
Christophe Durier better known as Christophe Willem (born on 3 August 1983 in Enghien-les-Bains, Val-dOise), is a French singer and the winner of the fourth edition of Nouvelle Star (French version of Pop Idol) in 2006.
Christopher Brookmyre (born 6 September 1968) is a Scottish novelist whose novels mix comedy, politics, social comment and action with a strong narrative. He has been referred to as a Tartan Noir author. His debut novel was Quite Ugly One Morning and subsequent works have included One Fine Day in th
Christopher Cross (born Christopher Charles Geppert; May 3, 1951) is an American singer-songwriter from San Antonio, Texas. His debut album earned him five Grammys. He is perhaps best known for his Top Ten hit songs, Sailing, Ride Like the Wind, and Arthurs Theme (Best That You Can Do), the last of
Christopher Martin is a Reggae singer/songwriter from St. Catherine, Jamaica. Chris won Digicel Rising Stars in 2005 (the Jamaican version of American Idol) and is best known for the songs Take My Wings, Giving It and Ill Be Your Driver. Christopher Martin supersedes many talents currently gracing R
Christopher David Chris Nash (born 19 May 1983) is an English cricketer who plays for Sussex County Cricket Club. He also played first-class cricket for Loughborough UCCE in 2003 and 2004 having made his first-class debut for Sussex in 2002, against Warwickshire at Edgbaston.
Christopher Owens is an American singer, songwriter, and musician. He is best known as the frontman and songwriter for the now-disbanded indie rock band Girls. In October 2012 it was announced that he would release his debut album, Lysandre, in January of 2013.
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Christopher Andrew Christy Moore (born 7 May 1945) is an Irish folk singer, songwriter, and guitarist. He is well known as one of the founding members of Planxty and Moving Hearts. His first album, Paddy on the Road (a minor release of 500, although made available again on CD through his website and
Chrome Division is a heavy metal band from Norway formed in 2004 by Shagrath, the lead vocalist of symphonic black metal band Dimmu Borgir, and Lex Icon, founder of The Kovenant. Although it was not intended as such, it is now considered a side project of Shagraths, and the current lineup consists o
Chromeo is an electrofunk duo formed in Montreal, Quebec, Canada in 2004. The group is in rotation on CBC Radio 3.
A chronograph is a specific type of watch that is used as a stopwatch combined with a display watch. A basic chronograph has an independent sweep second hand; it can be started, stopped, and returned to zero by successive pressure on the stem. Louis Moinet invented the chronograph in 1816
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Chthonic ( /?k??n?k/, from Greek ??????? – chthonios, in, under, or beneath the earth, from ???? – chth?n earth; pertaining to the Earth; earthy; subterranean) designates, or pertains to, deities or spirits of the underworld, especially in relation to Greek religion. The Greek word khthon is on
Chubb Rock (born Richard Simpson on May 28, 1968 in Kingston, Jamaica) is a New York-based rapper who released several commercially successful hip hop albums in the early 1990s. A former National Merit Scholar, Chubb Rock was a pre-med student who dropped out of Brown University to pursue his musica
Chubby Checker (born Ernest Evans; October 3, 1941) is an American singer-songwriter. He is widely known for popularizing the dance style, Twist, with his 1960 hit cover of Hank Ballards R&B hit The Twist. In September 2008 The Twist topped Billboards list of the most popular singles to have appeare
Chucho Valdés (born Jesús Dionisio Valdés in Quivicán, Cuba, October 9, 1941) is a Cuban pianist, bandleader, composer and arranger. In 1972 he founded the group Irakere, one of Cubas best-known Latin jazz bands. Together with pianist Gonzalo Rubalcaba, Valdés is revered as one of Cubas greates
Charles Edward Anderson Chuck Berry (born October 18, 1926) is an American guitarist, singer, and songwriter, and one of the pioneers of rock and roll music. With songs such as Maybellene (1955), Roll Over Beethoven (1956), Rock and Roll Music (1957) and Johnny B. Goode (1958), Chuck Berry refined a
Chuck Brown (born August 22, 1936) is a guitarist and singer who is affectionately called The Godfather of Go-go. Go-go is a subgenre of funk music developed in and around Washington, D.C. in the mid- and late 1970s. While its musical classification, influences, and origins are debated, Brown is reg
Charles Frank Chuck Mangione ( /mænd?i?o?ni/; born November 29, 1940) is an American flugelhorn player and composer who achieved international success in 1977 with his jazz-pop single, Feels So Good. Mangione has released more than thirty albums since 1960.
Charles Chuck Negron (born June 8, 1942) is an American singer-songwriter, best known as one of the three lead vocalists in the band Three Dog Night, which he helped to form in 1968.
Chuck Ragan is an American singer, songwriter, and guitarist. From 1993 until 2006 he was one of the lead singers for Gainesville, Florida-based punk rock band Hot Water Music. The group disbanded on good terms in 2006, and the other three members went on to form punk band The Draft, while Ragan lau
Charles Crandall Chuckie Finster is a fictional character from the Nickelodeon animated television series Rugrats and All Grown Up!. He is Tommy Pickles best friend. The character was originally voiced by Christine Cavanaugh until 2002 when Nancy Cartwright took over the role following Cavanaughs re
Churchill is an alternative band from Denver. The band was founded as a two-piece by Tim Bruns and Mike Morter in 2008, but by 2009 had expanded to five members. The group self-released a self-titled EP in 2009 and a full-length titled Happy/Sad in 2011. They originally released their second EP, ent
Chvrches (pronounced as churches and sometimes stylized as CHVRCHES) are a Scottish alternative electronic band from Glasgow, formed in 2011. The group consists of Lauren Mayberry (main vocals, occasionally synthesizers), Iain Cook (synthesizers, vocals), and Martin Doherty (synthesizers, vocals).
Cibelle is a multi-media performance artist, singer-songwriter and music producer. Cibelle’s music could be best classified as World music. She has been called a self-styled purveyor of “Tropical Punk”@%citation needed&%. Shes been known to record different styles of music such as Bossa Nova,
Cidade Negra (Portuguese: Black City) is a Brazilian reggae band formed in 1986 in Rio de Janeiro. Their style is influenced by soul and rock music. Common themes of Cidade Negra songs include love and social issues.
The Cincinnati Pops Orchestra is a pops orchestra based in Cincinnati, Ohio, United States, founded in 1977 out of the Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra. Its members are also the members of the Cincinnati Symphony, and the Pops is managed by the same administration. Erich Kunzel, the Pops founding condu
As the fifth oldest orchestra in the United States, the Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra (CSO) has a legacy of fine music making as reflected in its performances in historic Music Hall, recordings, and international tours. It represents the evolution of 200 years of music making in the city of Cincinna
Celebration in the United States of Mexican-American culture and experiences. Only somewhat celebrated in Mexico.
Cinderella; or, The Little Glass Slipper (French: Cendrillon ou La petite Pantoufle de Verre, German: Aschenputtel) is a folk tale embodying a myth-element of unjust oppression/triumphant reward. Thousands of variants are known throughout the world. The title character is a young woman living in unf
With her distinctive little-girl voice, thrift-store style, and art-school training, Grammy Award-winning singer and songwriter Cyndi Lauper was one of the earliest female icons to harness the MTV influence and become a pop superstar. Find Cindy Lauper tour dates at a concert venue near you!
Cinematography (from Greek: ??????, kinema movements and ???????, graphein to record) is the art or science of motion picture photography. It is the art or technique of movie photography, including both the shooting and development of the film. The cinematographer could also be referred to as the fi
Cinematic Titanic is a project by Mystery Science Theater 3000 (MST3K) creator and original host, Joel Hodgson. The project involves riffing B-movies, in a manner similar to that of MST3K. Joining Hodgson are many of the original MST3K cast, as well as some cast members who joined later in the shows
Henri Coiffier de Ruzé, Marquis de Cinq-Mars (1620 – September 12, 1642) was a favourite of King Louis XIII of France who led the last and most nearly successful of the many conspiracies against the kings powerful first minister, the Cardinal Richelieu.
Circa (stylized as CIRCA:) is a progressive rock supergroup founded by four musicians associated with Yes: current Yes member Alan White (drums), former Yes members Tony Kaye (Hammond, keyboards) and Billy Sherwood (bass, vocals), and guitarist Jimmy Haun, who played on the Yes album Union.
Circa Survive is an American progressive rock band from the Philadelphia, Pennsylvania suburb of Doylestown, formed in 2004. The band consists of vocalist Anthony Green, former singer of Saosin and members of the now-defunct This Day Forward.
Circle is an experimental rock band, founded in Pori, Finland in 1991. Their eclectic style is ever changing, ever Circular, classified into genres such as progressive, Krautrock, ambient, heavy metal, speed-kraut, and avant-rock, among others. On some albums they have defined themselves as New Wave
The Shape Shifters is an underground hip hop collective based in Los Angeles, California. It consists of Akuma, Awol One, Circus, Die Young, Existereo, LA Jae, Life Rexall, Radioinactive, and DJ Rob One (deceased).
Circus of the Damned is third book in the Anita Blake: Vampire Hunter series of horror/mystery novels by Laurell K. Hamilton.
Circus Oz was founded in December 1977, with its first performance season in March 1978. Circus Oz was the amalgamation of two already well-known groups - Soapbox Circus, a roadshow set up by the Australian Performing Group in 1976, and the New Ensemble Circus, a continuation of the New Circus, esta
;For the Italian comune, see Cirò, Calabria.
Cirque du Soleil (English: Circus of the Sun)@%p&% is a Canadian entertainment company, self-described as a dramatic mix of circus arts and street entertainment. Based in Montreal, Quebec, Canada, and located in the inner-city area of Saint-Michel, it was founded in Baie-Saint-Paul in 1984 by two fo
Cirque Plume is an internationally renowned contemporary circus company founded in 1984 by Bernard Kudlak in the Franche-Comté region of France.
Citizen Cope is the pseudonym of Clarence Greenwood, an American musician. Greenwood is a native of Memphis, TN, who relocated to Washington, DC for highschool. There he became the DJ for Basehead before moving again to Brooklyn, New York. He is a self-taught musician who grew up listening to Sly St
Citizenship denotes the link between a person and a state or an association of states. It is normally synonymous with the term nationality although the latter term may also refer to ethnic connotations. Possession of citizenship is normally associated with the right to work and live in a country and
Citizens! are a British indie rock band from London, formed in the summer of 2010, consisting of Tom Burke (vocals), Thom Rhoades (guitar and vocals), Martyn Richmond (bass), Lawrence Diamond (keyboards) and Mike Evans (drums and vocals). The bands debut album, Here We Are, was released by French in
City and Colour is the recording alias for Juno Award-winning Canadian singer-songwriter Dallas Green, who was also the guitarist and vocalist of the post-hardcore band Alexisonfire. He plays melodic acoustic and folk music and is often accompanied by a rotating number of Canadian indie rock musicia
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City Reign are an indie rock band from Manchester, England. Originally from London, the band moved to Manchester to focus on a music career. The band created their own record label Car Boot Records in 2010.
Civil disobedience is the active, professed refusal to obey certain laws, demands, and commands of a government, or of an occupying international power. Civil disobedience is commonly, though not always, defined as being nonviolent resistance. It is one form of civil resistance. In one view (in Indi
Civil Twilight is a three-piece rock band from Cape Town, South Africa. They are signed to Wind-up Records, and have released their self-titled debut album, Civil Twilight.
Bassist, composer, vagabond, CJ Boyd uses low-end loops and voices in order to try and stop time. On infinitour since March 2008, but who's counting.
Claire Morgan (born 1980 in Belfast, Northern Ireland) is an internationally exhibited sculptor and artist who lives and works in London, United Kingdom.
Claire Waldoff (October 21, 1884 in Gelsenkirchen – January 22, 1957) (Clara Wortmann) was a German singer. She was a famous cabaret singer and entertainer in Berlin during the 1910s and 1920s.
Clairvoyants is an Italian heavy metal band from Como formed in late 2000 by manager Fulvio Trinca Colonel, singer Gabriele Bernasconi and bass player Paolo Turcatti. Originally an Iron Maiden tribute band, Clairvoyants released their debut album Word to the Wise in 2009 and have since focused on wr
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Clap Your Hands Say Yeah (often abbreviated CYHSY) is an American indie rock group based in Brooklyn, New York and Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Their debut album, Clap Your Hands Say Yeah, was self-released in 2005.
Clare Bowditch (born 1975) is an Australian musician, writer, coach (creativity and creative-business), social commentator and occasional actor from Melbourne, Victoria, Australia. She has released five albums, her fifth, The Winter I Chose Happiness was released on 14 September 2012. In May 2012, B
Clarissa, or, the History of a Young Lady is an epistolary novel by Samuel Richardson, published in 1748. It tells the tragic story of a heroine whose quest for virtue is continually thwarted by her family, and is the longest real novel@%Note 1&% in the English language.
The Clark Sisters are an American gospel vocal group consisting of four sisters:Jacky Clark Chisholm, Elbernita Twinkie Clark-Terrell, Dorinda Clark-Cole, and Karen Clark Sheard. A fifth sister, Denise Clark Bradford, no longer performs with the group. The Clark Sisters are the daughters of legendar
Clark Terry (born December 14, 1920) is an American swing and bop trumpeter, a pioneer of the flugelhorn in jazz, educator, NEA Jazz Masters inductee, and recipient of the 2010 Grammy Lifetime Achievement Award. Only three other trumpet players in history have ever received the Grammy Lifetime Achie
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Luke Boyd (born on December 13, 1977), professionally known as Classified, is a Canadian rapper and producer from Enfield, Nova Scotia.
Classixx is an American production and DJ duo, based in Los Angeles, composed of Michael David and Tyler Blake. They were previously known as Young Americans.
Claude Bourbon is a French / Swiss musician, guitarist, singer. Born in early 60s in Pontarlier, Doubs, France. Grew up in Payerne,Switzerland, Canton de Vaud. Classically trained in Fribourg when first started to play the guitar then played electric in different blues bands. Started to perform unde
Claudia Brücken (born 7 December 1963, Berching, Bavaria) is a German singer who fronted the synthpop groups Propaganda and Act. Since 1996 she has been working with OMD member Paul Humphreys, first without a name, since 2004 as Onetwo. Together they also founded the independent record label There(
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Claudia Leitte is a Brazilian axé singer, and former vocalist of the group Babado Novo. Noted as one of the most popular axé singers in Brazil, she hosted MTV Video Music Brasil 2007, in which she had been nominated as best singer in that award. Find Claudia Leitte tour dates at a concert venue ne
Claudio Baglioni (born 16 May 1951) is an Italian musician. His various works include the official Anthem for the 2006 Olympic Winter Games in Turin. He has also written for previous sporting events.
Claw Boys Claw are a Dutch rock and roll band, formed in Amsterdam. The core members of the band are Peter te Bos (vocals) and John Cameron (guitar). The band released eight full-length albums between 1983 and 1997. After some years of inactivity, the band started playing live again in 2007 and rele
Clayton Holmes "Clay" Aiken (né Grissom; born November 30, 1978) is an American singer, songwriter, actor, producer and author who began his rise to fame on the second season of the television program American Idol in 2003. RCA Records offered him a recording contract, and his multi-platinum debut
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Sir Cliff Richard, OBE (born Harry Rodger Webb, 14 October 1940) is a British pop singer, musician, performer, actor, and philanthropist. He is the third-top-selling singles artist in the United Kingdoms history, with total sales of over 21 million in the UK and has reportedly sold an estimated 25
A clinic (or outpatient clinic or ambulatory care clinic) is a health care facility that is primarily devoted to the care of outpatients. Clinics can be privately operated or publicly managed and funded, and typically cover the primary health care needs of populations in local communities, in contra
Clint Patrick Black (born February 4, 1962) is an American country music singer-songwriter, record producer, multi-instrumentalist and occasional actor. Signed to RCA Records in 1989, Black made his debut with his Killin Time album, which produced four straight Number One singles on the U.S. Billboa
Clint Holmes (born 9 May 1946), is a singer-songwriter and Las Vegas entertainer. He was born in Bournemouth, Hampshire (now Dorset), England, the son of an African-American jazz musician and a white English opera singer. He was raised in Farnham, a suburb of Buffalo, New York as a child.
Clinton Darryl Clint Mansell, (born 7 January 1963) is an English musician, composer, and former lead singer and guitarist of the band Pop Will Eat Itself.
Clipse is an American hip hop duo formed by brothers Gene No Malice Thornton (formerly known as Malice) and Terrence Pusha-T Thornton in Virginia Beach, Virginia in 1992. The group is heavily affiliated with the production team The Neptunes and are signed to Star Trak Entertainment.
Clock Opera are a British indie rock band based in London. Formed in 2009 by singer, guitarist and sampler Guy Connelly, the quartet also comprises Andy West on bass and guitar, Che Albrighton on drums, and Dan Armstrong on keyboards and vocals. Their singles include Belongings and Once and for All,
A clockwork is the inner workings of either a mechanical clock or a device that operates in a similar fashion. Specifically, the term refers to a mechanical device utilizing a complex series of gears. One of the earliest known examples of a clockwork mechanism is the Antikythera mechanism, a first c
Clockwork Radio are an alternative rock band from Wales, now based in Manchester, they have released four EPs and have had recent success in parts of Europe.
Close Lobsters are a Scottish indie pop/rock band. They first came to wider prominence with the track Firestation Towers on the NMEs C86 compilation, they signed to Fire Records and released their debut single Going To Heaven To See If It Rains in October 1986. They released a second single Never Se
Close Your Eyes is a melodic hardcore band from Abilene, Texas. They are signed to Victory Records and have released their debut album in 2010, We Will Overcome, and a second album Empty Hands and Heavy Hearts in October 2011. The music video for their first music single, Song for the Broken, has be
Cloud Cult is an experimental indie rock band from Minneapolis, Minnesota led by singer/songwriter Craig Minowa. The name originated from the ancient prophecies of indigenous North Americans.
Cloud Nothings is a lo-fi, indie rock band from Cleveland, Ohio.
The 27 Club is a term used to refer to popular musicians who have died at the age of 27, often as a result of drug and alcohol abuse. Robert Johnson, Brian Jones, Jimi Hendrix, Janis Joplin, Jim Morrison, Kurt Cobain and Amy Winehouse all died at the age of 27, giving rise to the idea that premature
Club Smith are an English Indie Rock/Electro Indie band based in York and Leeds, UK. The band currently consists of Sam Robson (lead vocals/guitar), Neil Clark (keyboard/backing vocals), Lee Clark (bass guitar/backing vocals) and Vijay Mistry (drums). The band are known for their energetic live perf
Clubfeet are a five piece synth-pop band from Melbourne, Australia, and Cape Town, South Africa. In 2010, Clubfeet released their critically acclaimed debut LP - Gold on Gold, which received a huge second wind in the second half of 2011 through a collaborative video project with Sydney videographer
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Over the span of their 22 year career, Clutch has earned a wealth of critical praise and adoration from the global hard rock/metal community. With the release of their 10th studio album, “Earth Rocker,” Clutch is hitting the road for their 2013 summer tour featuring stops across Europe and the U
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The Country Music Association Awards, also known as the CMA Awards, or the CMAs, and not to be confused with the ACM Awards, are voted on by business members of the Country Music Association. The first CMA awards were presented at an untelevised ceremony in Nashvilles Municipal Auditorium in 1967. (
The CMA Music Festival is a four-day music festival centered around country music hosted each June by the Country Music Association in Nashville, Tennessee. Begun in 1972 as Fan Fair, the event now draws over 400 artists and celebrities who hold autograph sessions and perform in one of the many conc
The CMT Music Awards is a fan-voted awards show for country music videos and television performances. The awards ceremony is held every year in Nashville, Tennessee, and broadcast live on CMT. Voting takes place on CMTs website, CMT.com.
CNBLUE (Korean: 씨엔블루, Japanese: シーエヌブルー), is a South Korean rock band formed in Seoul in 2009. The band consists of Jung Yong-hwa (lead vocals, rhythm guitar), Lee Jong-hyun (lead guitar, vocals), Lee Jung Shin (bass guitar, vocals) and Kang Min-hyuk (drums, vocals). CN is an a
CNBLUE (Korean: ????, Japanese: ???????), is a South Korean rock band formed in Seoul in 2009. The band consists of Jung Yong-hwa (lead vocals, rhythm guitar), Lee Jong-hyun (lead guitar, vocals), Lee Jung Shin (bass guitar, vocals) and Kang Min-hyuk (drums, vocals). CN is an abbreviation of ‘Code
From rock ‘n roll legends and indie up and comers to hip hop masters and electronic dance music DJs, the three-day Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival draws millions of diehard music fanatics from around the globe every year. Don’t miss your favorite artists and bands live at Coachella 2013
The Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival (commonly known as Coachella or Coachella Festival) is a three-day (formerly a one or two-day) annual music and arts festival, organized by Goldenvoice (a subsidiary of AEG Live) and held at the Empire Polo Club in Indio, California, in the Inland Empires
Coalescent is a science-fiction novel by Stephen Baxter. It is part one of the Destinys Children series, and is the first in the reading order for the Xeelee series. The story is set in two main time periods: modern Britain, when George Poole finds that he has a previously unknown sister and follows
A coastline or seashore is the area where land meets the sea or ocean. A precise line that can be called a coastline cannot be determined due to the dynamic nature of tides. The term coastal zone can be used instead, which is a spatial zone where interaction of the sea and land processes occurs. Bot
Cobra Starship is an American dance-punk band created by former Midtown bassist and lead vocalist Gabe Saporta in 2003 in New York City, New York. After writing and recording the bands debut album While the City Sleeps, We Rule the Streets as a solo project, Saporta enlisted guitarist Ryland Blackin
Cock Sparrer are a punk rock band formed in 1972 in the East End of London, England. Although they never enjoyed much commercial success, they are considered one of the most influential streetpunk bands, helping pave the way for the late-1970s punk scene and the Oi! subgenre. Their songs have been c
Cockney Rejects are an English punk rock band that formed in the East End of London in 1978. Their 1980 song Oi, Oi, Oi was the inspiration for the name of the Oi! music genre. The band members are loyal supporters of West Ham United, and pay tribute to the club with their hit cover version of Im Fo
Coco Montoya (born Henry Montoya, October 2, 1951, Santa Monica, California) is an American blues guitarist and former member of John Mayall & the Bluesbreakers.
CocoRosie is a musical group formed in 2003 by sisters Bianca Coco and Sierra Rosie Casady. The sisters were born and raised in the United States, but formed the band in Paris after meeting for the first time in years. Their music has been called freak folk, and incorporates elements of pop, blues,
Code are an English/Norwegian black metal band that formed in 2002.
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Cross Canadian Ragweed was an American Red Dirt/Texas Country/Country rock band. The name of the band came from the combination of three band members names, Grady Cross (guitar), Cody Canada (guitar, vocals), and Randy Ragsdale (drums). Jeremy Platos (bass) name was not involved in the band naming.
Cody Chesnutt (stylized as Cody ChesnuTT, born 1968) is an American R&B and neo soul musician from Atlanta, Georgia.
Cody Chesnutt (stylized as Cody ChesnuTT, born 1968) is an American R&B and neo soul musician from Atlanta, Georgia.
Cody Robert Simpson (born 11 January 1997) is an Australian pop singer from Gold Coast, Queensland, who is currently signed to US record label Atlantic Records.
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Coffee is a brewed beverage with a distinct aroma and flavor, prepared from the roasted seeds of the Coffea plant. The seeds are found in coffee berries, which grow on trees cultivated in over 70 countries, primarily in equatorial Latin America, Southeast Asia, India and Africa. Green (unroasted) co
A coffin is a funerary box used in the display and containment of dead people, either for burial or cremation.
Coheed and Cambria is an American rock band from Nyack, New York. Formed in 1995, the group incorporates aspects of progressive rock, punk rock, metal and post-hardcore.
Cojones (Spanish pronunciation: @%ko?xones&%) is a vulgar Spanish word for testicles or, denoting courage when used in the phrase tener cojones (equivalent to English have the balls to). It is considered a curse word when used by itself as an expletive in Spanish. In English, as a loanword, it mean
Colbie Marie Caillat (pronounced /?ko?lbi k??le?/ ( listen); born May 28, 1985) is an American pop singer-songwriter and guitarist from Malibu, California. She debuted in 2007 with Coco, which included hit singles Bubbly, Realize, and The Little Things. In 2008, she recorded a duet with Jason Mraz,
Colbie Marie Caillat (pronounced /?ko?lbi k??le?/ ( listen); born May 28, 1985) is an American pop singer-songwriter and guitarist from Malibu, California. She debuted in 2007 with Coco, which included hit singles Bubbly, Realize, and The Little Things. In 2008, she recorded a duet with Jason Mraz,
Cold is an American post-grunge band, formed in 1996 in Jacksonville, Florida. With two gold-albums Cold has sold around 2 million records in the US alone. On November 17, 2006, it was announced on MySpace that, after a period of uncertainty since that February, the group had decided to disband. In
Cold Specks is the stage name of Al Spx, the pseudonym of a Canadian singer-songwriter based in London, England. Her musical style has been described as doom soul and shows the influence of American deep south gospel with a strong goth streak. She signed with Mute Records at the beginning of 2012. M
Cold War Kids are an American indie rock band from Long Beach, California. Band members are Nathan Willett (vocals, piano, guitar), Jonnie Russell (guitar, vocals, keyboards), Matt Maust (bass guitar), and Matt Aveiro (drums, percussion).
Coldplay are a British alternative rock band formed in 1996 by lead vocalist Chris Martin and lead guitarist Jonny Buckland at University College London. After forming Pectoralz, Guy Berryman joined the group as a bassist and they changed their name to Starfish. Will Champion joined as a drummer, ba
Cole Albert Porter (June 9, 1891 – October 15, 1964) was an American composer and songwriter. Born to a wealthy family in Indiana, he defied the wishes of his domineering grandfather and took up music as a profession. Classically trained, he was drawn towards musical theatre. After a slow start, h
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Colin James Hay (born 29 June 1953) is a Scottish-Australian musician, who made his mark during the 1980s as lead vocalist of the Australian band Men at Work, and later as a solo artist.
Colin James (born Colin James Munn, August 17, 1964) is a Canadian singer-songwriter, guitarist, and record producer, who plays in the blues, rock, and neo-swing genres. He grew up as a Quaker.
Colin Kane (born October 17, 1979) is an American stand-up comedian
Colin Andrew Mochrie (/?m?kri/; born November 30, 1957) is a Scottish Canadian actor and improvisational comedian, most famous for his appearances on the British and US versions of television improvisation show Whose Line Is It Anyway?.
Colin Quinn (born June 6, 1959) is an American stand-up comedian and writer best known for his five years in the cast of Saturday Night Live, as the sidekick/announcer of MTVs late 1980s gameshow Remote Control and as host of Tough Crowd with Colin Quinn on Comedy Central from 2002–2004.
Colin Stetson, born in Ann Arbor, Michigan and currently based in Montreal, Quebec, is a bass saxophone player and touring member of Arcade Fire, Bell Orchestre and Bon Iver. In addition to saxophone, he plays clarinet, bass clarinet, french horn, flute, and cornet.
Collective Soul is an American rock band originally formed in Stockbridge, Georgia. Collective Soul broke into mainstream popularity with their first hit single, Shine, which came from their debut album Hints, Allegations, and Things Left Unsaid. They have recorded seven Number One mainstream rock h
Colleen Brown is a Canadian singer from Edmonton, Alberta.
A college (Latin: collegium) is an educational institution or a constituent part of one. Usage of the word college varies in English-speaking nations. A college may be a degree-awarding tertiary educational institution, an institution within a university, an institution offering vocational education
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Floyd Collin Wray (born August 22, 1959 or 1960,@%note 1&% in De Queen, Arkansas) is an American country music singer, known professionally as Collin Raye. He made his debut on the American country music scene in 1991 with the release of his debut album All I Can Be, which produced his first Number
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The Colorado Children’s Chorale is a nationally recognized singing group in Colorado that was founded in 1974 by conductor Duain Wolfe. The Chorale consists of six choirs: Prep choir, Apprentice choir, Concert choir, Regional Tour choir, National Tour choir, and Transitions choir. They participate
Colorado’s only full-time professional orchestra, the Colorado Symphony performs symphonic performances throughout the year. Originally established in 1989 as the successor to the Denver Symphony, the Colorado Symphony performs in Boettcher Concert Hall and throughout the Front Range, presenting e
Colorama is an indie pop group formed by multi-instrumentalist / singer-songwriter Carwyn Ellis. The line-up varies frequently, both in the studio and on stage.
The original meaning of the word colossus is an exceptionally large statue.
Jason Farris Brown Born Aug 27, 1969 in Athens, Georgia, better known professionally as Colt Ford, is an American country music artist and former professional golfer. He has released three albums via his own Average Joes label, and has charted four singles on the Hot Country Songs charts. Ford has a
Saint Columba (Irish: Colm Cille, church dove; 7 December 521 – 9 June 597) was an Irish monk who propagated Christianity among the Picts during the Early Medieval Period. He was one of the Twelve Apostles of Ireland.
The Columbus Symphony (full name: Columbus Symphony Orchestra) is an American symphony orchestra based in Columbus, Ohio. The oldest performing arts organization in the city, its home is the Ohio Theatre. The orchestras current President and Chief Creative Officer is Roland Valliere. Starting in 201
Com Truise is the stage name of Seth Haley, an American electronic musician originally from Oneida, New York, and later, Princeton, New Jersey. The name is a spoonerism of Tom Cruise.
Nadia Elena Com?neci (Romanian pronunciation: @%?nadi.a kom??net???&%; born November 12, 1961) is a Romanian gymnast, winner of three Olympic gold medals at the 1976 Summer Olympics in Montreal and the first female gymnast to be awarded a perfect score of 10 in an Olympic gymnastic event. She is al
Comeback Kid is a Canadian hardcore band from Winnipeg, Manitoba. Formed in 2002, the band is currently signed to Victory Records. Their name comes from a headline in a newspaper about hockey player, Mario Lemieux coming back to the NHL. The band was formed in 2002 by Andrew Neufeld and Jeremy Hiebe
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ComedySportz is an improvisational comedy organization started in 1984 in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, by a group of local comedians including Dick Chudnow, Bob Orvis, Brian Green and many others.
Comet Gain are a British indie pop band, formed by singer-songwriter and guitarist David Bower (aka David Feck/David Christian) in 1992, with musical influences including post-punk and northern soul.
Comets on Fire is an American noise rock band from Santa Cruz, California. The band was formed in 1999 by guitarist and vocalist Ethan Miller and longtime friend bassist Ben Flashman, who were seeking to create rhythmically and sonically intense music that paid no attention to categorizations.
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A comic strip is a sequence of drawings arranged in interrelated panels to display brief humor or form a narrative, often serialized, with text in balloons and captions.
Coming to America is a 1988 comedy film directed by John Landis. The screenplay was written by David Sheffield and Barry W. Blaustein based on a story originally created by Art Buchwald. The film stars Eddie Murphy, who plays an African prince who comes to the United States in hopes of finding a wom
The Commodores are an American funk/soul band of the 1970s and 1980s. The members of the group met as mostly freshmen at Tuskegee Institute (now Tuskegee University) in 1968, and signed with Motown in November 1972, having first caught the public eye opening for The Jackson 5 while on tour. The Comm
Lonnie Rashid Lynn, Jr. (born March 13, 1972), better known by his stage name Common (previously Common Sense), is an American hip-hop artist and actor.
Common Sense is an American reggae and alternative rock band from Orange County, California. They are known for playing in the Mercury Mariner commercial. Since their formation in 1987, they have released five albums under their own label, Common Sense Records. They perform periodically at the Belly
Compact Disco is a Hungarian electronic-rock band and musical producer trio based in Budapest, founded in 2008 by three musicians of varying musical backgrounds. The band represented Hungary in the Eurovision Song Contest 2012 in Baku, Azerbaijan.
Company of Thieves is an indie rock group from Chicago, Illinois. Their first release, Ordinary Riches, was released digitally on January 6, 2009, with a physical CD release on February 24, 2009. Company of Thieves is signed to Wind-up Records.
Complexions Contemporary Ballet is a contemporary ballet company founded in 1994 by Co-Artistic Directors Dwight Rhoden and Desmond Richardson based in New York City comprising about 14 classical and contemporary dancers. Complexions performs worldwide, provides dance education, and was Americas fir
A concert is a live performance (typically of music) before an audience. The performance may be by a single musician, sometimes then called a recital, or by a musical ensemble, such as an orchestra, a choir, or a musical band. Concerts are held in a wide variety and size of settings, from private ho
Concerto Köln is a Baroque music chamber ensemble.
The Conch Republic is a micronation declared as a tongue-in-cheek secession of the city of Key West, Florida from the United States on April 23, 1982. It has been maintained as a tourism booster for the city since. Since then, the term Conch Republic has been expanded to refer to all of the Florida
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Condoleezza Rice ( /?k?nd??li?z?/ kon-d?-lee-z?; born November 14, 1954) is an American political scientist and diplomat. She served as the 66th United States Secretary of State, and was the second person to hold that office in the administration of President George W. Bush. Rice was the first fema
Coney Hatch is a Canadian hard rock band who released 3 albums in the 1980s. Based in Toronto, Ontario, the band consisted of vocalist and guitarist Carl Dixon who would also go on to play with April Wine and a Burton Cummings-less Guess Who for several years, as well as touring solo and releasing a
Confederate Railroad is an American country rock band founded in 1987 in Marietta, Georgia by Danny Shirley (lead vocals, rhythm guitar), Michael Lamb (lead guitar), Mark Dufresne (drums), Chris McDaniel (keyboards), Warren Gates Nichols (steel guitar) and Wayne Secrest (bass guitar). After serving
A confessional is a small, enclosed booth used for the Sacrament of Penance, often called confession, or Reconciliation. It is the usual venue for the sacrament in the Roman Catholic Church, but similar structures are also used in Anglican churches of an Anglo-Catholic orientation, and also in the L
Rocco Rampino (born 1983 in Lecce), better known as Congorock, is an Italian electro, house and dance-punk producer who found fame with his song Babylon in 2010. He also found fame along with his close friend and colleague Bob Rifo, otherwise known as The Bloody Beetroots.
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Conjunto Primavera is a Mexican conjunto group from Ojinaga, Chihuahua. In the 1990s and 2000s they became one of the most popular groups in the genre.
Connie Isabelle Kaldor, CM (born 9 May 1953) is a Canadian folk singer/songwriter. She is the recipient of three Juno awards.
Connie Smith (born Constance June Meador; August 14, 1941) is an American country music artist. Active since 1964, Smith is widely considered to be one of the genres best female vocalists. She has earned eleven Grammy award nominations, twenty top ten Billboard country singles, and thirty one charti
Connie Stevens (born August 8, 1938) is an American actress and singer, best known for her roles in the television series Hawaiian Eye and other TV and film work.
Conor Mullen Oberst (born February 15, 1980) is an American singer-songwriter best known for his work in Bright Eyes. He has also played in several other bands, including Desaparecidos, Norman Bailer (The Faint), Commander Venus, Park Ave., Conor Oberst and the Mystic Valley Band, and Monsters of Fo
Conrad Yiwen Tao (born June 11, 1994) is an American composer, pianist and violinist. Taos piano and violin performances since childhood brought him early recognition at music festivals, competitions and with symphony orchestras. He has been featured on the PBS TV series From the Top – Live from C
Constance Amiot (born 1978) is a writer-composer-performer of songs in French and English in an acoustic pop-folk style.
A continent is one of several very large landmasses on Earth. They are generally identified by convention rather than any strict criteria, with seven regions commonly regarded as continents—they are (from largest in size to smallest): Asia, Africa, North America, South America, Antarctica, Europe,
Control is the ability to purposefully direct, or suppress, change.
Converge is an American hardcore band from Salem, Massachusetts. The current lineup comprises vocalist Jacob Bannon, guitarist Kurt Ballou, bassist Nate Newton, and drummer Ben Koller and all members are vegetarians. Playing a blend of hardcore punk and metal since 1990, Converge has helped to defin
A convoy is a group of vehicles, typically motor vehicles or ships, traveling together for mutual support and protection. Often, a convoy is organized with armed defensive support, though it may also be used in a non-military sense, for example when driving through remote areas.
Cookie Duster is a Canadian indie rock band.
Cool World is a 1992 American live-action/animated film directed by Ralph Bakshi, and starring Kim Basinger, Gabriel Byrne, and Brad Pitt. It tells the story of a cartoonist who finds himself in the animated world he thinks he created, and is seduced by one of the characters, a comic strip vamp who
Copenhell is a heavy metal festival held annually at Refshaleøen in Copenhagen, Denmark, since 2010. It was the first Open Air Heavy Metal Festival in Denmark.
Coppelius is a German band which plays metal on drums, double bass, cello and clarinet. Their name is taken from E.T.A. Hoffmann’s Der Sandmann. Their logo is a top hat and they wear formal, old-fashioned clothes onstage.
Corb Lund and the Hurtin Albertans are a Canadian country music band, formerly known as the Corb Lund Band.
Corey Harris (born February 21, 1969, Denver, Colorado) is an American blues and reggae musician, currently residing in Virginia. Along with Keb Mo and Alvin Youngblood Hart, he raised the flag of acoustic guitar blues in the mid 1990s. He was featured on the 2003 PBS television mini-series, The Blu
Corey Holcomb is an American stand-up comedian, radio host, and actor. Born and raised in Chicago, Illinois, Holcomb got his start in comedy with the help of another Chicago-area comedian, Godfrey.
Corey Dominique Smith (October 2, 1979 – March 2009) was an American football defensive end. He was originally signed by the Tampa Bay Buccaneers as an undrafted free agent in 2002. He played college football at North Carolina State.
Corey Taylor is a founding member of Stone Sour, and has released three studio albums with the band. Taylor joined Slipknot in 1997 to replace their original singer Anders Colsefni. He has released four studio albums with the band. Taylor constantly alternates between bands, as seen in 2001, after t
Corinne Bailey Rae (born Corinne Jacqueline Bailey on 26 February 1979) is a British singer-songwriter and guitarist from Leeds, West Yorkshire. Bailey Rae was named the number-one predicted breakthrough act of 2006 in an annual BBC poll of music critics, Sound of 2006. She released her debut album,
Cornelius (born Keigo Oyamada (??? ??, Oyamada Keigo?) January 27, 1969 in Setagaya, Tokyo, Japan) is a Japanese recording artist and producer.
Cornflower blue, a shade of azure, is a shade of light blue with relatively little green compared to blue. This color was one of the favorites of the Dutch painter Johannes Vermeer, the other being yellow.
Cornmeal is flour ground from dried maize or American corn. It is a common staple food, and is ground to fine, medium, and coarse consistencies. In the United States, the finely ground cornmeal is also referred to as cornflour. However, the word cornflour denotes cornstarch in recipes from the Unite
Corpus Delicti were a gothic rock band active in the early-mid 1990s. In the late 90s, they incarnated as an industrial rock band called Corpus.
Corroded is a Swedish heavy metal band from Ånge, Sweden. The band became best known for their song Time And Again which was the theme song for the Swedish 2009 Survivor television series on TV4. The bands second album Exit to Transfer, released in October 2010 for Ninetone Records, reached number