International Who's Who in Popular Music 2009
Routledge, 2009 - 641 pages
The International Who's Who in Popular Music 2009 provides biographical details on some of the most talented and influential artists and individuals from the world of popular music. Now in its eleventh edition, it includes over 7,000 biographies charting the careers and achievements of pop, rock, folk, jazz, dance, world and country artists throughout the world.
In one accessible volume the International Who's Who in Popular Music 2009 provides the most comprehensive collection of information on the most famous and influential people in the popular music industry.
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Career : raised in Venezuela ; folk / rock singer - songwriter ; fmr mem . Vetiver ;
co - founder , Gnomonsong record label 2005 ; collaborations with Vashti Bunyan
, Bert Jansch , Yoko Ono , and Rodrigo Amarante from Los Hermanos .
COOLIO ; American rap artist , singer and producer ; b . ( Artis Ivey Jr ) , 1 Aug.
1963 , Compton , CA ; five c . Career : rapper from age 15 ; former fireman ;
Joined briefly WC and The Maad Circle ; began solo rap career 1994 ;
Career : founder mem . , Black Rock Coalition , New York ; founder live jungle /
drum & bass ensemble , Drum - FM : Interactive Tribalistic Sessions project 1994
– ; frequent collaborations with Cheick Tidiane Seck 1996– ; duo with tabla