Contributors in Music


Notting Hill Carnival

Entertainment; Music

is a street festival held each August Bank holiday and the day beforehand in London, UK. Started in 1964 by small group of Caribbean immigrants it became the largest celebration of its kind in Europe ...


Entertainment; Music

An music-streaming service that can be accessed on a smartphone or online. Users can browse by artist, album, genre, and more. Users can also create their own personal playlists and share it with ...

Kings of Leon

Entertainment; Music

Kings of Leon is a Grammy winning American rock band that originated in Talihina, Oklahoma but formed in Nashville, Tennessee in 1999. The band is composed of brothers Anthony Caleb Followill (b. ...

Lil Wayne

Entertainment; Music

Dwayne Michael Carter, Jr. (born September 27, 1982), known by his stage name Lil Wayne (pron.: /ˌlɪl ˈweɪn/), is an American hip hop recording artist from New Orleans, Louisiana. In 1991, at the age ...

WIlliam Hung

Entertainment; Music

William James Hung Hing Cheong (Traditional Chinese: 孔慶翔, Simplified Chinese: 孔庆翔, Cantonese Yale: Hung2 Hing3 Cheung4, Pinyin: Kǒng Qìngxiáng; born January 13, 1983), commonly known as William Hung, ...

Marvin Gaye

Entertainment; Music

Marvin Gaye (April 2, 1939 – April 1, 1984), born Marvin Pentz Gay, Jr.,[1] was an American singer-songwriter and musician whose career spanned more than three decades. Born and raised in Washington, ...


Entertainment; Music

Motown is a record company founded by Berry Gordy, Jr. and incorporated as Motown Record Corporation in Detroit, Michigan, United States, on April 14, 1960. The name, a portmanteau of motor and town, ...

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