Daft Punk is a multi Grammy Award-winning electronic music duo formed in 1994 in Paris, France, and consisting of French musicians Guy-Manuel de Homem-Christo (born 8 February 1974) and Thomas Bangalter (born 3 January 1975). The band is considered one of the most successful electronic music collaborations of all time, both in album sales and in critical acclaim. Daft Punk reached significant popularity in the late 90s house movement in France, along with other artists such as Air, Cassius, and Dimitri from Paris. Daft Punk are credited with producing songs that were considered essential in the French house scene.
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120 Days found each other in Kristiansund, Norway, but decided if they ever were to reach out to a larger audience they'd need to move to another town. And so they pooled their money, bought an RV and drove it to Oslo and lived rent-free (you don't have to pay rent for the sidewalk) creating music in their tight-quarters studio/mobile home. Imagine a handful of Neu!, Spacemen 3 and XTRMNTR-era Primal Scream obsessed kids hanging in an RV in a city that sees periods of darkness that last for weeks on end. Then 120 Days makes a lot more sense.
Born in Los Angeles in 1982, John Dadzie aka Infiltrata aka 12th Planet prescribes a transatlantic flavour to Med School. Growing up in the south of the city, John's musical apprenticeship began in his high school days by playing in bands and regularly attending raves and jungle parties. The turning point came when he formed Imperial Recordings with DJ Lith, a stepping stone for John to excel in a field of production and management. The Infiltrata profile skyrocketed thanks to support from Boxed Agency UK and John hot-footed it across the Atlantic stepping into the European dance circuit.
16 Horsepower was an alternative country musical group based in Denver, Colorado. Their music was usually serious in tone with distinct Christian religious lyrics dealing with conflict and redemption. The core members of the group from its founding in 1992 were David Eugene Edwards, Jean-Yves Tola, and Pascal Humbert (the latter two formerly of the band Passion Fodder). After releasing four studio albums and touring extensively, the band broke up in 2005, citing "mostly political and spiritual" differences.
16bit was Eddie Jefferys and Jason Morrison, aka DRT and Kidnappa. They've been working together as 16bit from 2008 until they split up in 2012. During that time, they had been putting on some temperature-checking sets around the world and getting their dubplates spun out by some of the scene's names like Chef and Rusko. They have had releases on Boka, Destpub, Urban Essentials, Sequence, Southside Dubstars, Heavy Artillery, Veri Lo, Mindset and Dub & Run..
1990s are an indie band which formed in Glasgow, Scotland in 2005 and are signed to Rough Trade. Their guitarist/vocalist, Jackie McKeown was one of the founding members of former Glasgow band, The Yummy Fur. Michael McGaughrin, drummer/vocalist, and new bassist/vocalist Dino Bardot used to be in another Glasgow band, V-Twin. The band's debut album, Cookies, was released on 14 May 2007.
2 Brothers On The 4th Floor
2 Brothers On The 4th Floor are the Dutch brothers Martin and Bobby Boer. For years, Martin and Bobby Boer had been experimenting with music in a little bedroom. But then in 1990 things really started to happen for them, the single Can't Help Myself was picked up by Dutch radiostations and became an international hit. After two singles the project was put on a halt.
Tauheed Epps (born September 12, 1976), better known by his stage name 2 Chainz, formerly known as Tity Boi, is an American rapper from College Park, Georgia. He was first known for being one-half of southern hip hop duo, Playaz Circle. They're recognized for being signed to Ludacris' record label Disturbing tha Peace and their debut single "Duffle Bag Boy". Tity Boi AKA 2 Chainz is one half of Playaz Circle along with long time friend Dolla Boy.
2 LIVE CREW
2 Live Crew is a controversial rap group, largely due to the sexual themes of one album, As Nasty As They Wanna Be (1989). The 2 Live Crew formed as three men in the Air-Force all became stationed in Riverside California in 1983. Inspired by Planet Rock and Pretty Tony records, they put the group together with the intentions of "sustaining the 808 kick drum". They recorded their first release in 1984 which became a staple of Luke Skywalker and The Ghetto Style DJ's in Miami.
Tupac Amaru Shakur (June 16, 1971-September 13, 1996), also known by his stage names, Makaveli and 2Pac, was an American hip-hop artist, poet and actor. He is listed in the Guinness Book of World Records as the best-selling rap/hip-hop artist ever, having sold over 75 million albums worldwide, including 44.5 million sales in the United States alone. He has had 17 top ten singles in the United States. Born in East Harlem section of Manhattan in New York City, Tupac frequently found his family changing place of residence.
Over the Past 5 years 2 Pistols has become a regular name in the national music scene ever since he released his chart topping hit "She Got It" ( Video / Listen / Mediabase History ) featuring T-Pain in 2008 which has been certified Platinum by the RIAA and approaching Double Platinum Status. In 2008 2P released his second single from the "Death Before Dishonor" album which featured Ray J named "You Know Me" (Video / Listen / Mediabase History ). In 2009 after a mutual split up with Justice League / Universal Republic, 2p released the single "Lights Low" (Video / Listen / Mediabase History) independently and instantly made noise at radio. Cash Money came in and signed 2P.
2 Playaz is an electronic music group consisting of Marco Stork and Stefan Richly. Primarily dabbling in "jumpstyle" music, 2 Playaz is best known for their song "Tune", a popular song to do the "Melbourne Shuffle" to..
2 Unlimited was a eurodance group from Amsterdam, Netherlands formed in 1991. The project was the brainchild of the Belgian production duo Jean-Paul De Coster and Phil Wilde, who wrote and recorded the backing tracks. Their songs' vocals were performed by Dutch rapper Ray Slijngaard and singer Anita Doth, who also wrote the lyrics. The two original members now record as Ray & Anita.
2 Vibez consists of the German producers and DJs Sebastian Göckede (alias Bass-T) and Jens Kindervater. They aliased as One 2 One for some productions..
2-4 Groove is a Party-House-Project of Mr. Starfunk an Steve Sound. Official Homepage(German): http://www.24grooves.de.
22-20s is a band from Lincolnshire with indie, blues and folk influences. They were formed in 2003 and released their self-titled debut album (22-20s) the following year. The success of the single 'Shoot Your Gun' and the track 'Devil in Me' shot the band to prominence after its use in a Vauxhall commercial. In early 2006, after four years together touring, with difficulties recording their follow-up album and a desire to change musical direction, the band mutually agreed to split up.
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