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Shanks & Bigfoot


Together with Artful Dodger and M.J. Cole, English creation duo Shanks & Bigfoot had been instrumental in assisting the past due-’90s two-step garage area audio break to the mainstream. Originally documenting beneath the guise of Doolally, Steven Meade and Danny Langsman obtained among the genre’s first graph strikes with “Straight from the very center” in 1998, but accomplished their biggest achievement as Shanks & Bigfoot, with the main single “Lovely Like Chocolates.” Offering vocals from Sharon Woolf, it had been the ninth best-selling tabs on 1999 and was nominated for both Brit and Ivor Novello honours. After winning the very best British Dance Work in the MOBOS, they authorized a cope with Zomba Information and released their second solitary, “Sing-A-Long” (quantity 12) having a then-unknown Terri Walker. Their full-length debut, Swings and Roundabouts, didn’t graph, using the pair’s pop-oriented audio struggling to squeeze in using the darker, underground components of garage area scene newcomers Therefore Solid Team, and besides their contribution towards the 2000 Ministry of Audio compilation, Ayia Napa: The Recording, the set haven’t released any materials since.

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Full Name Shanks & Bigfoot
Music Songs Sweet Like Chocolate, Straight From the Heart, Sing-A-Long, Trust in Me, King of Winter, Step to My Beat, Flower Without You, Five Miles Wide, Spinning Wheel, Sing - A - Song, Like You, Our Way
Albums Swings and Roundabouts, Ministry of Sound: Ayia Napa: The Album
Nominations Brit Award for British Single, Brit Award for British Breakthrough Act

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