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Neneh Cherry

Neneh Cherry
Born: Mar 10, 1964 in Stockholm, Sweden
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Genre: Other, Pop/Rock, R&B, Rap
Biography: The stepdaughter of jazz trailblazer Don Cherry, vocalist Neneh Cherry forged her own groundbreaking blend of pop, dance, and hip-hop, presaging the emergence of both alternative rap and trip-hop. She was born Neneh Mariann Karlssson on March 10, 1964, in Stockholm, Sweden, the daughter of West African ...Read full biography
Raw Like Sushi
Released: 1989
Label: EMI
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Those arguing that the most individualistic R&B and dance music of the late '80s and early to mid-'90s came out of Britain could point to Neneh Cherry's unconventional Raw Like Sushi as a shining example. ...Read full review
Homebrew
Released: 1992
Label: Virgin
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Neneh Cherry doesn't get into the studio nearly often enough. Three years passed before the British singer/rapper came out with a second album. Thankfully, she more than lived up to the tremendous promise ...Read full review
N'Dour, Saariaho share Sweden's Polar Music Prize
May 7, 7:00 AM EST
Senegalese singer N'Dour and Finnish composer Saariaho share Sweden's Polar Music Prize