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The Academy Awards, also known as the Oscars, are a set of 24 awards for artistic and technical merit in the American film industry, given annually by the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences (AMPAS), to recognize excellence in cinematic achievements as assessed by the Academy's voting membership.
Adele Laurie Blue Adkins (born 5 May 1988) is an English singer and songwriter.
Alice in Chains is an American rock band from Seattle, Washington, formed in 1987 by guitarist/vocalist Jerry Cantrell and drummer Sean Kinney, who then recruited bassist Mike Starr and lead vocalist Layne Staley.
Alternative rock (also called alternative music, alt-rock or simply alternative) is a style of rock music that emerged from the independent music underground of the 1980s and became widely popular in the 1990s.
Anna "Ania" Dąbrowska, usually referred to as Ania, is a Polish singer, songwriter, and composer performing pop music, born January 7, 1981.
The BRIT Awards (often simply called The BRITs) are the British Phonographic Industry's annual pop music awards.
Carlos Santana (born July 20, 1947) is a Mexican and American musician who first became famous in the late 1960s and early 1970s with his band, Santana, which pioneered a fusion of rock and Latin American jazz.
Classical music is art music produced or rooted in the traditions of Western culture, including both liturgical (religious) and secular music.
Coldplay are a British rock band formed in 1996 by lead singer and pianist Chris Martin and lead guitarist Jonny Buckland at University College London (UCL).
Dido Florian Cloud de Bounevialle O'Malley Armstrong, when asked to say her real name.
Dorota Dziekiewicz-Pilich (born 25 June 1969 in Szczecinek, Poland) is a Polish sculptor and drawing artist.
Erica Abi Wright (born February 26, 1971), known professionally as Erykah Badu, is an American singer-songwriter, record producer, disc jockey, activist, and actress.
Foo Fighters is an American rock band, formed in Seattle, Washington in 1994.
Frédéric François Chopin (1 March 181017 October 1849) was a Polish composer and virtuoso pianist of the Romantic era who wrote primarily for solo piano.
Georgios Kyriacos Panayiotou (25 June 1963 – 25 December 2016), known professionally as George Michael, was an English singer, songwriter, record producer, and philanthropist who rose to fame as a member of the music duo Wham! He was widely known for his work in the 1980s and 1990s, including hit singles such as "Wake Me Up Before You Go-Go" and "Last Christmas", and albums such as Faith (1987) and Listen Without Prejudice Vol. 1 (1990).
A Grammy Award (stylized as GRAMMY, originally called Gramophone Award), or Grammy, is an award presented by The Recording Academy to recognize achievement in the music industry.
Grzegorz Ciechowski (August 29, 1957 in Tczew – December 22, 2001 in Warsaw) was a Polish rock musician and film music composer.
Grzegorz Turnau is a Polish composer, pianist, poet and singer.
Heavy metal (or simply metal) is a genre of rock music that developed in the late 1960s and early 1970s, largely in the United Kingdom.
Hey is a Polish rock band founded in Szczecin in 1991 by guitarist Piotr Banach and lead singer Kasia Nosowska.
Hip hop music, also called hip-hopMerriam-Webster Dictionary entry on hip-hop, retrieved from: A subculture especially of inner-city black youths who are typically devotees of rap music; the stylized rhythmic music that commonly accompanies rap; also rap together with this music.
Jadwiga Rappé (born 24 February 1952) is a Polish operatic contralto, born in Torun.
Janusz Olejniczak (born 2 October 1952 in Wrocław) is a Polish classical pianist and actor.
Jarosław "Jarek" Śmietana (29 March 1951 – 2 September 2013, Kraków) was a Polish jazz guitarist, composer and band leader.
Jazz is a music genre that originated in the African-American communities of New Orleans, United States, in the late 19th and early 20th centuries, and developed from roots in blues and ragtime.
Jerzy Maksymiuk (born 9 April 1936, Grodno, Poland) is a Polish composer, pianist and orchestra conductor.
Katarzyna (Kasia) Nosowska (born 30 August 1971, Szczecin) is the lead singer of the Polish rock band Hey.
Katarzyna Magdalena Szczot (born on 5 November 1967 in Warsaw), professionally known as Kayah, is a Polish singer-songwriter.
Kings of Leon is an American rock band that formed in Nashville, Tennessee, in 1999.
Leonard Norman Cohen (September 21, 1934 – November 7, 2016) was a Canadian singer-songwriter, poet and novelist.
Madonna Louise Ciccone (born August 16, 1958) is an American singer, songwriter, actress, and businesswoman.
Marcin Wasilewski (born 9 June 1980) is a Polish professional footballer who plays as a centre back for Ekstraklasa side Wisła Kraków.
The Music of Poland covers diverse aspects of music and musical traditions which have originated, and are practiced in Poland.
Myslovitz is a Polish rock band.
Pink Floyd were an English rock band formed in London in 1965.
The Polish Society of the Phonographic Industry (Związek Producentów Audio-Video, ZPAV) is the organization that represents the interests of the music industry in Poland, and the Polish chapter of the International Federation of the Phonographic Industry (IFPI).
Popular music is music with wide appeal that is typically distributed to large audiences through the music industry.
Prince Rogers Nelson (June 7, 1958 – April 21, 2016) was an American singer, songwriter, musician, record producer and filmmaker.
Queen are a British rock band that formed in London in 1970.
Raz, Dwa, Trzy (Polish for One, Two, Three) is a Polish music band, which joins rock, jazz and folk with contemporary poetry.
Red Hot Chili Peppers are an American funk rock band formed in Los Angeles in 1983.
Republika was a Polish rock band which began in 1978 in Toruń, Poland.
Rock music is a broad genre of popular music that originated as "rock and roll" in the United States in the early 1950s, and developed into a range of different styles in the 1960s and later, particularly in the United Kingdom and in the United States.
The Sinfonia Varsovia is an orchestra based in Warsaw, Poland.
Sung poetry is a broad and imprecise music genre widespread in European countries, such as Poland and the Baltic States, to describe songs consisting of a poem (most often a ballad) and music written specially for that text.
The Rolling Stones are an English rock band formed in London, England, in 1962.
Tomasz Stańko (born July 11, 1942) is a Polish trumpeter, composer and improviser.
U2 are an Irish rock band from Dublin formed in 1976.