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Hubert Hassard Short

b. Hubert Hassard-Short, 15 Oct 1877, Edington, Wiltshire, Britain, d. 9 Oct 1956, Great, France. After employed in the theater in London and NY as an acting professional and occasional movie director, all without very much success, Short strike his stride in the first 20s and was thereafter in charge …

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Borrah Minevitch

b. 5 November 1902, Kiev, Russia, d. 26 June 1955, Paris, France. Minevitch visited America along with his family members around 1913. After learning piano and violin, he find the harmonica. His playing skill allowed him to try out in vaudeville theatres and on the concert system. In 1925 he …

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Le Grande Kalle

b. Joseph Kabasele Tshamala, 1930, Matadi, Zaire, d. 11 Feb 1983, Paris, France. The daddy of contemporary Zairean music, Kalle’s first musical experiences had been as an associate of the cathedral choir in his city of Matadi. Shifting to Kinshasa in 1950, he caused Orchestre De Tendence Congolaise, a music …

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Andre Charlot

b. 26 July 1882, Paris, France, d. 20 Might 1956, Woodland, California, USA. A supervisor, producer and movie director of sophisticated romantic revues from your 1910s to the past due 30s, in his heyday Charlot, or ‘Guv’, as he became known, was rivalled just by that additional great showman, Charles …

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Eths

A nu metal clothing from Marseilles, France, Eths began existence under a different banner in 1996. Created by Staif Bihl (guitars, vocals, examples) and Greg Rouviere (acoustic guitar), the music group slowly added users over another 3 years, and in 1999 resolved on these moniker. The group released its 1st …

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Rose

French singer and songwriter Keren Meloul goes on the name Rose, motivated with the Rose — the 1979 film modeled following the lifestyle of Janis Joplin. Rose’s self-titled debut record, released in 2006 on EMI, highlighted the singles “La Liste” and “Ciao Bella” and reached the very best Five from …

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Wax Tailor

The trip-hop performance moniker of 1 Jean-Christophe Le Saoût, Wax Tailor first emerged in the French electronica scene in 2004 (using the EP release Lost just how), but didn’t release his debut album until 2006. That debut, Stories of the Neglected Melodies, was popular both in France and in america, …

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Victor Cross

b. 21 June 1960, London, Britain, d. 9 Sept 2000, Orleans, France. Multi-instrumentalist Combination was the 4th of seven siblings, a lot of whom possess enjoyed effective musical professions within the united kingdom reggae sector. By the first 80s he was focusing on documenting sessions using the Mad Teacher at …

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113

The brainchild of three friends from Vitry-sur Seine, a southern suburb of Paris, found fruition in 1996 when French hip-hop group 113 hit the scene. Beneath the wing of hip-hop collective Mafia K’1 Fry, Yohann Duport (A.P.), Karim Brahmi (Rim’ K), and Mokobe (Mokobe Traore) solid their innovative nets definately …

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Twin Twin

Eccentric and luxurious trio Twin Twin were remaining using the ignominy to be the 1st French Eurovision Track Contest entrant to complete last subsequent their performance in the 2014 show. Created in the eastern suburb of Paris, Montreuil, the group comprises of users Lorent Idir, François Djemel, and Patrick Biyik, …

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