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Mireille Mathieu - 100% match to Nana Mouskouri

Genres: Holiday & Seasonal Pop / Rock Vocals World Music
Decades Active: 1960s 1970s 1980s 1990s 2000s
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24 July 1946, Avignon, France. It was convenient, if inaccurate, for the media to brand her a second Edith Piaf, but Mathieu shared a similar poor upbringing. One of 13 children of a stone mason, she used some of her factory wages for singing lessons, until she was noticed by one of Johnny Hallyday’s former managers, Johnny Stark. He groomed her for stardom via an ‘ Read more

Barbara Streisand - 56% match to Nana Mouskouri

Genres: Easy Listening
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Barbra Streisand - 56% match to Nana Mouskouri

Genres: Easy Listening Holiday & Seasonal Musicals & The Arts Pop / Rock Soundtracks Vocals Vocals
Decades Active: 1960s 1970s 1980s 1990s 2000s
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Barbra Joan Streisand, 24 April 1942, Brooklyn, New York City, New York, USA. A celebrated actress, singer, and film producer, from childhood Streisand was eager to make a career in showbusiness, happily singing and ‘playacting’ for neighbours in Brooklyn, where she was born and raised. At the age of 15, she had a trial run with a theatrical company in upstate New Read more

Vaya Con Dios - 47% match to Nana Mouskouri

Genres: Latin Pop / Rock World Music
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Dalida - 46% match to Nana Mouskouri

Genres: Vocals World Music
Decades Active: 1950s 1960s 1970s 1980s 1990s 2000s
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Yolanda Christina Gigliotti, 17 January 1933, Cairo, Egypt, d. 3 May 1987, Paris, France. On winning a Miss Egypt beauty contest, Gigiotti, who was born to Italian parents, moved to Paris, France where she spent several fruitless months seeking work as a film actress. Driven to sing as an intermission act in La Villa D’Este club, she impressed record industry moguls Bru Read more

Demis Roussos - 45% match to Nana Mouskouri

Genres: Pop / Rock Vocals World Music
Decades Active: 1970s 1980s 1990s 2000s
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Artemios Ventouris Roussos, 15 June 1946, Alexandria, Egypt. This multi-lingual Greek’s father was a semi-professional classical guitarist, and his mother a singer. At music college in Athens, Roussos mastered trumpet, double bass, organ and bouzouki. These talents were put to commercial use in the Idols and We Five, early Greek pop bands that enjoyed local commercial s Read more

Connie Francis - 42% match to Nana Mouskouri

Genres: Country & Bluegrass Easy Listening Holiday & Seasonal Pop / Rock Vocals
Decades Active: 1950s 1960s 1970s 1980s 1990s 2000s
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Concetta Rosa Maria Franconero, 12 December 1938, Newark, New Jersey, USA. A popular singer of tearful ballads and jaunty up-tempo numbers, Francis was one of the most successful female artists of the 50s and 60s. She began playing the accordion at the age of four, and was singing and playing professionally when she was 11. After winning an Arthur Godfrey Talent Show, she ch Read more

Lara Fabian - 41% match to Nana Mouskouri

Genres: Music Videos & Concerts Pop / Rock World Music World Music
Decades Active: 1990s 2000s
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9 January 1970, Etterbeek, Belgium. This Quebec, Canada-based singer-songwriter has established herself as a serious rival to Celine Dion in the pop diva market. Fabian, born to a Flemish father and a Sicilian mother, grew up in a musical household, and her guitar-playing father accompanied his teenage daughter when she first began performing in Brussels’ boîtes & Read more

Caterina Valente - 39% match to Nana Mouskouri

Genres: Easy Listening Vocals
Decades Active: 1950s 1960s 1970s 1980s 1990s 2000s
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14 January 1931, Paris, France. From an Italian circus family - her mother was a clown and her father an accordion virtuoso - Valente made her circus debut as a child. Her career as a multilingual vocalist began in 1953 when she joined the Kurt Edelhagen Band in Germany. Valente made her recording debut for Polydor Records the same year, enjoying international success with t Read more

Celine Dion - 38% match to Nana Mouskouri

Genres: Holiday & Seasonal Holiday & Seasonal Music Videos & Concerts Pop / Rock Pop / Rock Urban & Rap Vocals Vocals World Music
Decades Active: 1980s 1990s 2000s
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30 March 1968, Charlemagne, Montreal, Quebec, Canada. The youngest of 14 children, Celine Dion was a vastly popular artist at home long before her success in the US and European charts as the ‘new Whitney Houston or Mariah Carey’. Her parents and large family had a singing group and toured playing folk music, the influence of which was soon felt. It was Dion’s Read more

Susan Boyle - 37% match to Nana Mouskouri

Genres: Holiday & Seasonal Vocals
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Roger Whittaker - 32% match to Nana Mouskouri

Genres: Children's Music Easy Listening Easy Listening Folk Holiday & Seasonal Music Videos & Concerts Pop / Rock Vocals
Decades Active: 1960s 1970s 1980s 1990s 2000s
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22 March 1936, Nairobi, Kenya. Born of English parents originally from Staffordshire, Whittaker spent his younger years living in Africa. It was here that he acquired his first musical instrument in the shape of a guitar made by an Italian prisoner-of-war. In 1956 he moved to South Africa to what was to be an ill-fated attempt at studying medicine in Cape Town. After a perio Read more

Tina Turner - 32% match to Nana Mouskouri

Genres: Country & Bluegrass Electronic & Ambient Pop / Rock R&B / Soul R&B / Soul
Decades Active: 1970s 1980s 1990s 2000s
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Anna Mae Bullock, 26 November 1939, Brownsville, Tennessee, USA. A singer while in her early teens, this enduring artist was a regular performer in St. Louis’ nightclubs when she was discovered in 1956 by guitarist Ike Turner. She joined his group as a backing singer, but quickly became the co-star and featured vocalist, a relationship sealed two years later with their Read more

Edith Piaf - 31% match to Nana Mouskouri

Genres: Easy Listening Pop / Rock Soundtracks Vocals Vocals World Music
Decades Active: 1950s 1960s 1970s 1980s 1990s 2000s
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Edith Giovanna Gassion, 19 December 1915, Paris, France, d. 11 October 1963, Paris, France. Born into desperate poverty, Piaf survived desertion by her mother and temporary childhood blindness, to eke out a living singing on the streets of Paris. After a brief period living in the country she sang in the streets with her father, an impoverished entertainer. The owner of Gern Read more

Rita Coolidge - 30% match to Nana Mouskouri

Genres: Country & Bluegrass Holiday & Seasonal Pop / Rock Vocals
Decades Active: 1970s 1980s 1990s 2000s
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1 May 1944, Nashville, Tennessee, USA, from mixed white and Cherokee Indian parentage. Coolidge’s father was a Baptist minister and she first sang radio jingles in Memphis with her sister Priscilla. Coolidge recorded briefly for local label Pepper before moving to Los Angeles in the mid-60s. There she became a highly regarded session singer, working with Eric Clapton, S Read more


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