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Richard Niles

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Richard Niles is an American composer, arranger, record producer, guitarist, broadcaster, and journalist. [1]

84 relations: ABC (band), Anita Baker, August Darnell, Barry Manilow, BBC Radio 2, BBC Radio 3, Berklee College of Music, Better the Devil You Know, Bing Crosby, Bob Hope, Boston, Boyzone, Breakout (Swing Out Sister song), Cat Stevens, Cilla Black, Classical music, Cliff Richard, Cole Porter, Damage (British band), Danny Gottlieb, David Essex, Deniece Williams, Denny Laine, Depeche Mode, EMI, Essex Records, Frank Sinatra, Frankie Goes to Hollywood, Gary Burton, Gloria Gaynor, Grace Jones, Hamish Stuart, Hansa Records, Herb Pomeroy, HitQuarters, Hollywood, Home (Depeche Mode song), Hot Gossip, I Lost My Heart to a Starship Trooper, Jazz, Jesse L. Lasky Jr., Jim Mullen, Joe Venuti, Kate Bush, Kylie Minogue, Leo Sayer, Living in a Box, Lulu (singer), Mariah Carey, Max Factor, ..., McDonald's, Michael Gibbs (composer), Morrissey–Mullen, Nelson Rangell, Nescafé, Nigel Hitchcock, O-Town, Only When I Lose Myself, OTT (band), Pat Metheny, Pat Silver-Lasky, Pet Shop Boys, Pop music, Randy Crawford, Ray Charles, Ray Heindorf, Ronan Keating, Ronnie Spector, Ruby Wax, Sarah Brightman, Slave to the Rhythm (album), Slave to the Rhythm (Grace Jones song), Sound on Sound, Stephen Gately, Swing Out Sister, Take That, The Guardian, Tony Romano (musician), Toshiba, Twiggy, Wall's (ice cream), Was (Not Was), Westlife, Wet Wet Wet. Expand index (34 more) »

ABC (band)

ABC are an English pop band that formed in Sheffield in 1980.

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Anita Baker

Anita Denise Baker (born January 26, 1958) is an American singer-songwriter.

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August Darnell

Thomas August Darnell Browder (born August 12, 1950), known professionally as August Darnell and under the stage name Kid Creole, is an American musician, singer and songwriter best known for co-founding Dr. Buzzard's Original Savannah Band and subsequently forming and leading Kid Creole and the Coconuts.

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Barry Manilow

Barry Manilow (born Barry Alan Pincus; June 17, 1943) is an American singer-songwriter, arranger, musician and producer with a career that has spanned more than 50 years.

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BBC Radio 2

BBC Radio 2 is one of the BBC's national radio stations and the most popular station in the United Kingdom with over 15 million weekly listeners. Much of its daytime playlist-based programming is adult contemporary or AOR, although the station also broadcasts other specialist musical genres. Radio 2 broadcasts throughout the UK on FM between 88.1 and 90.2MHz from studios in Wogan House, adjacent to Broadcasting House in central London. Programmes are relayed on digital radio via DAB, Sky, Cable TV, IPTV, Freeview, Freesat and the Internet.

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BBC Radio 3

BBC Radio 3 is a British radio station operated by the BBC.

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Berklee College of Music

Berklee College of Music, located in Boston, Massachusetts, United States, is the largest independent college of contemporary music in the world.

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Better the Devil You Know

"Better the Devil You Know" is a song by Australian singer and songwriter Kylie Minogue, taken from her third studio album Rhythm of Love (1990).

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Bing Crosby

Harry Lillis "Bing" Crosby Jr. (May 3, 1903 – October 14, 1977)Giddins 2001, pp.

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Bob Hope

Sir Leslie Townes Hope, KBE, KC*SG, KSS (May 29, 1903 – July 27, 2003) known professionally as Bob Hope, was an English-American stand-up comedian, vaudevillian, actor, singer, dancer, athlete, and author.

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Boston is the capital city and most populous municipality of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts in the United States.

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Boyzone are an Irish boy band.

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Breakout (Swing Out Sister song)

"Breakout" is a single from British act Swing Out Sister's debut album It's Better to Travel.

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Cat Stevens

Yusuf Islam (born Steven Demetre Georgiou), commonly known by his former stage name Cat Stevens, is a British singer-songwriter and multi-instrumentalist.

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Cilla Black

Priscilla Maria Veronica White OBE (27 May 1943 – 1 August 2015), known by her stage name Cilla Black, was an English singer, television presenter, actress and author.

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Classical music

Classical music is art music produced or rooted in the traditions of Western culture, including both liturgical (religious) and secular music.

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Cliff Richard

Sir Cliff Richard, (born Harry Rodger Webb, 14 October 1940) is a British pop singer, musician, performer, actor and philanthropist.

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Cole Porter

Cole Albert Porter (June 9, 1891 – October 15, 1964) was an American composer and songwriter.

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Damage (British band)

Damage are a British R&B boy band who achieved success in the 1990s with eleven hit singles, including four top 10 successes on the UK Singles Chart.

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Danny Gottlieb

Danny Gottlieb (born April 18, 1953) is an American drummer.

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David Essex

David Essex, OBE (born David Albert Cook; 23 July 1947) is an English musician, singer-songwriter, and actor.

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Deniece Williams

Deniece Williams (born June Deniece Chandler; June 3, 1950) is an American singer, songwriter and producer.

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Denny Laine

Denny Laine (born Brian Frederick Hines, 29 October 1944) is an English musician, singer, songwriter and guitarist.

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Depeche Mode

Depeche Mode are an English electronic band formed in Basildon, Essex in 1980.

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EMI Group Limited (originally an initialism for Electric and Musical Industries and also referred to as EMI Records Ltd.) was a British multinational conglomerate founded in March 1931 in London.

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Essex Records

Essex Records was founded in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, in 1951 by David Miller primarily to record contemporary country and western, rhythm and blues as well as jazz and gospel.

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Frank Sinatra

Francis Albert Sinatra (December 12, 1915 – May 14, 1998) was an American singer, actor, and producer who was one of the most popular and influential musical artists of the 20th century.

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Frankie Goes to Hollywood

Frankie Goes to Hollywood (FGTH) were a British band formed in Liverpool, England, in 1980.

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Gary Burton

Gary Burton (born January 23, 1943) is an American jazz vibraphonist, composer, and educator.

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Gloria Gaynor

Gloria Gaynor (born September 7, 1949) is an American singer, best known for the disco era hits "I Will Survive" (Hot 100 number 1, 1979), "Never Can Say Goodbye" (Hot 100 number 9, 1974), "Let Me Know (I Have a Right)" (Hot 100 number 42, 1980) and "I Am What I Am" (R&B number 82, 1983).

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Grace Jones

Grace Beverly Jones (born 19 May 1948) is a Jamaican-American singer, songwriter, supermodel, record producer, and actress.

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Hamish Stuart

James Hamish Stuart (born 8 October 1949, Glasgow, Scotland) is a guitarist, bassist, singer, composer and record producer.

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Hansa Records

Hansa Records (also known as Hansa, Hansa Musik Produktion or Hansa International) was a record label founded in the 1960s based in West Berlin, West Germany.

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Herb Pomeroy

Irving Herbert Pomeroy III (April 15, 1930, Gloucester, Massachusetts – August 11, 2007, Gloucester, Massachusetts) was a jazz trumpeter, teacher, and the founder of the MIT Festival Jazz Ensemble.

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HitQuarters was an international music industry publication and contact database founded in 1999.

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Hollywood is a neighborhood in the central region of Los Angeles, California.

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Home (Depeche Mode song)

"Home" is Depeche Mode's thirty-third UK single, released on 16 June 1997, and the third single from the album Ultra.

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Hot Gossip

Hot Gossip (1974–1986) were a British dance troupe, who made television appearances and in 1978 backed Sarah Brightman on her single, "I Lost My Heart to a Starship Trooper".

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I Lost My Heart to a Starship Trooper

"I Lost My Heart to a Starship Trooper", sometimes cited as "(I Lost My Heart to A) Starship Trooper", is a 1978 single written by Jeff Calvert and Geraint Hughes of Typically Tropical and performed by Sarah Brightman and Hot Gossip.

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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.

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Jesse L. Lasky Jr.

Jesse L. Lasky Jr. (September 19, 1910 – April 11, 1988) was an American screenwriter, novelist, playwright and poet.

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Jim Mullen

Jim Mullen (born 26 November 1945) is a Glasgow-born jazz guitarist with a distinctive style, like Wes Montgomery before him, picking with the thumb rather than a plectrum.

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Joe Venuti

Giuseppe "Joe" Venuti (possibly September 16, 1903 – August 14, 1978) was an Italian-American jazz musician and pioneer jazz violinist.

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Kate Bush

Catherine "Kate" Bush (born 30 July 1958) is an English singer-songwriter, musician, dancer and record producer.

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Kylie Minogue

Kylie Ann Minogue, (born 28 May 1968) is an Australian-British singer and actress.

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Leo Sayer

Leo Sayer (born Gerard Hugh Sayer, 21 May 1948) is a British born singer-songwriter musician and entertainer whose singing career has spanned four decades.

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Living in a Box

Living in a Box are a British band founded in 1985.

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Lulu (singer)

Lulu Kennedy-Cairns OBE (born Marie McDonald McLaughlin Lawrie; 3 November 1948) is a Scottish singer-songwriter.

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Mariah Carey

Mariah Carey (born March 27, 1969 or 1970) is an American singer and songwriter.

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Max Factor

Max Factor is a line of cosmetics from Coty, Inc..

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McDonald's is an American fast food company, founded in 1940 as a restaurant operated by Richard and Maurice McDonald, in San Bernardino, California, United States.

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Michael Gibbs (composer)

Michael Clement Irving Gibbs (born September 25, 1937) is a jazz composer, conductor, arranger and producer as well as a trombonist and keyboardist.

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Morrissey–Mullen was a British jazz-funk/fusion group of the 1970s and 1980s.

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Nelson Rangell

Nelson Rangell (Born March 26, 1960) is an American smooth jazz musician and composer originally from Castle Rock, Colorado.

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Nescafé is a brand of coffee made by Nestlé.

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Nigel Hitchcock

Nigel Hitchcock (born 4 January 1971) is an English jazz saxophonist.

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O-Town is an American boy band formed from the first season of the MTV-produced reality television series Making the Band in 2000.

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Only When I Lose Myself

"Only When I Lose Myself" is Depeche Mode's thirty-fifth UK single, released on 7 September 1998, exclusive to The Singles 86>98.

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OTT (band)

OTT were an Irish boy band of the mid-late 1990s.

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Pat Metheny

Patrick Bruce Metheny (born August 12, 1954) is an American jazz guitarist and composer.

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Pat Silver-Lasky

Pat Silver-Lasky is an American actress, screenwriter, and writer, mostly known for her collaborations with her second husband Jesse Lasky Jr.

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Pet Shop Boys

The Pet Shop Boys are an English synthpop duo, formed in London in 1981 and consisting of Neil Tennant (lead vocals, keyboards, occasional guitar) and Chris Lowe (keyboards, vocals).

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Pop music

Pop music is a genre of popular music that originated in its modern form in the United States and United Kingdom during the mid-1950s.

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Randy Crawford

Veronica "Randy" Crawford (born February 18, 1952, Macon, Georgia) is an American jazz and R&B singer.

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Ray Charles

Ray Charles Robinson (September 23, 1930 – June 10, 2004), known professionally as Ray Charles, was an American singer-songwriter, musician, and composer.

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Ray Heindorf

Ray Heindorf (August 25, 1908 – February 3, 1980) was an American songwriter, composer, conductor, and arranger.

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Ronan Keating

Ronan Patrick John Keating (born 3 March 1977) is an Irish recording artist, singer, musician, and philanthropist.

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Ronnie Spector

Ronnie Spector (born Veronica Yvette Bennett; August 10, 1943) is an American rock and roll singer.

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Ruby Wax

Ruby Wax, (born Ruby Wachs; 19 April 1953) is an American actress, mental health campaigner, lecturer, and author who holds both American and British citizenship and who has resided in the United Kingdom since the 1970s.

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Sarah Brightman

Sarah Brightman (born 14 August 1960) is an English classical crossover soprano, actress, musician, songwriter, conductor, and dancer.

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Slave to the Rhythm (album)

Slave to the Rhythm is the seventh studio album by Grace Jones, released on 28 October 1985 by Island Records.

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Slave to the Rhythm (Grace Jones song)

"Slave to the Rhythm" is a 1985 hit song performed by Grace Jones.

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Sound on Sound

Sound on Sound is an independently owned monthly music technology magazine published by SOS Publications Group, based in Cambridge, United Kingdom.

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Stephen Gately

Stephen Patrick David Gately (17 March 197610 October 2009) was an Irish pop singer-songwriter, actor, children's writer, and dancer, who, with Ronan Keating, was a lead singer of the pop group Boyzone.

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Swing Out Sister

Swing Out Sister are an English pop group best known worldwide for the 1986 song "Breakout".

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Take That

Take That are an English pop group formed in Manchester in 1990.

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The Guardian

The Guardian is a British daily newspaper.

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Tony Romano (musician)

Tony Romano (September 26, 1915 – March 4, 2005) was an American jazz guitarist and singer.

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, commonly known as Toshiba, is a Japanese multinational conglomerate headquartered in Tokyo, Japan.

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Lesley Lawson (née Hornby; born 19 September 1949) is an English model, actress, and singer widely known by the nickname Twiggy.

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Wall's (ice cream)

Wall's is an ice cream brand owned by the Anglo-Dutch food and personal care conglomerate Unilever.

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Was (Not Was)

Was (Not Was) is an American pop group founded by David Weiss and Don Fagenson, who adopted the stage names David Was and Don Was.

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Westlife were an Irish pop vocal group, formed in Dublin in 1998 and disbanded in 2012.

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Wet Wet Wet

Wet Wet Wet are a Scottish band formed in 1982.

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