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NPRFrom The Archives: Hear Tracy Chapman's First NPR Interview, From 1988
When Tracy Chapman released her self-titled, debut album back in 1988, the 24-year old singer was widely praised for her acute observations on the struggles of working class Americans. The album was political and, for some, possessed the kind of ...
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USA TODAY'Girls' producer shares the story behind the series' final song
Spoiler alert: The following story contains significant details from Sunday's series finale of HBO's Girls. Did you stick around for the closing credits of HBO's Girls finale? If so, then you know the final song of the series was Tracy Chapman's Fast ...
The Song Marnie Sang In The Car During The 'Girls' Finale Is All About Growing Up
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Lena Dunham and Jenni Konner Break Down the 'Girls' Series Finale
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VultureGirls: The 8 Best Musical Moments of the Final Season
Vulture caught up with music supervisor Manish Raval, who works with Jonathan Leahy and Tom Wolfe and has been with the show since the beginning, to break down how they convinced Tracy Chapman to clear ?Fast Car,? melding together two songs for ...
?You've Got This?: A Reflection On The Quiet, Messy Legacy Of 'Girls'
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- Bishop's Stortford musician debuts at number three in iTunes singer songwriter chart - Hertfordshire Mercury
Hertfordshire MercuryBishop's Stortford musician debuts at number three in iTunes singer songwriter chart
"To see it leapfrog amazing artists like George Ezra, James Bay and Tracy Chapman was really cool, and hopefully some new fans have discovered it." He continued: "I would describe my music as soulful folk, though Here We Go Again has a more country ...
Official Charts CompanyCover versions that charted higher than the originals
Official Charts Company
Lots of vintage tunes have been given a new lease of life thanks to dancefloor-focused cover versions, and the latest track to get the treatment is Tracy Chapman's mournful Fast Car. Tracy's original has hit the Top 10 twice ? in 1988 it hit Number 5 ...
PopdustInterview: Felicity does not have a fear of heights
Very few 18 year olds can command the heft of a lyric quite like Felicity, the mighty-voiced newcomer who tips her hat to such obvious influences as Joss Stone, Tracy Chapman and in a round-about-way, the modern rock queen Melissa Etheridge.
Sunday WorldJonas Blue unveiled as Vevo LIFT act
Jonas has been keeping busy since bursting onto the music scene in December 2015. His debut single, 'Fast Car', a reinterpretation of the Tracy Chapman classic, sold over six million copies and is certified platinum in a number of countries around the ...
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Tufts DailyHistory on the Hill: The MacPhie Pub
According to Director of Dining and Business Services Patti Klos and band concert archives, some of the acts included Tufts alumna Tracy Chapman, Phish, Village People, The Band and Natalie Merchant of 10,000 Maniacs. ?Tracy Chapman used to play in ...
Cross RhythmsDavid Dunn: Turning tragedy and doubt into great art
I think of Bob Dylan and Tracy Chapman - folksy, wordy, poetry. I care just as much about the musical arrangements as I do about the writing. I like them equally; they're equally important in my estimation. Being a 'singer/songwriter' is something I'm ...
CelebMix (blog)Naomi Wachira Releases New Single "Beautifully Human"
Taking inspiration from musicians Tracy Chapman and Miriam Makeba, Wachira realized the potential her music can have to change the world, so when it was time to hit the studio, she took it as an opportunity to express her feelings about current events ...