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Aaliyah - 100% match to TLC

Genres: R&B / Soul Action & Adventure Pop / Rock Drama Horror Music Videos & Concerts Mystery / Thriller
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Aaliyah Dana Haughton, 16 January 1979, Brooklyn, New York City, New York, USA, d. 25 August 2001, Marsh Harbour, Abaco Island, Bahamas, West Indies. Although she grew up in Detroit, Michigan, Aaliyah pronounced Ah-Lee-Yah (‘highest, most exalted one’ in Swahili), initially came to attention as part of the ‘new jill swing’ movement in the mid-90s. Her ear Read more

Janet Jackson - 100% match to TLC

Genres: R&B / Soul Drama Comedy Pop / Rock Pop / Rock Dance Music Videos & Concerts
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Janet Damita Jo Jackson, 16 May 1966, Gary, Indiana, USA. Jackson was the youngest of the nine children in the family that produced the Jackson Five (including Michael Jackson, Jermaine Jackson and LaToya Jackson). When she was four years old, the family moved to the Los Angeles area; three years later she made her performing debut in Las Vegas with her brothers. At the age Read more

Brandy - 89% match to TLC

Genres: R&B / Soul Soundtracks Television Comedy Drama Horror Kids & Family Pop / Rock Action & Adventure
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Brandy Norwood, 11 February 1979, McComb, Mississippi, USA. Among the best of the crop of female urban singers to emerge in the mid-90s, Brandy soon established herself as a multi-media star. Her career in entertainment began early - at the age of 15 she was nominated for a Youth In Film Award for her portrayal of schoolgirl Denesha in the ABC television situation comedy The Read more

Blaque - 83% match to TLC

Genres: Pop / Rock R&B / Soul
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This US R&B trio gained inevitable comparisons to TLC. Blaque, whose name is an acronym for Believing in Life and Achieving a Quest for Unity in Everything, comprises Natina Reed (October 1979, New York, USA), Shamari Fears (b. 22 February 1980, Detroit, Michigan, USA) and Brandi Williams (b. 5 October 1982, Detroit, Michigan, USA). Reed first met Fears in Atlanta, Georg Read more

Mary J. Blige - 82% match to TLC

Genres: R&B / Soul Drama Kids & Family Music Videos & Concerts Musicals & The Arts Television Holiday & Seasonal Pop / Rock Pop / Rock Urban & Rap Soundtracks Spoken Word Country & Bluegrass Horror Mystery / Thriller
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Mary Jane Blige, 11 January 1971, the Bronx, New York, New York City, USA. Blige was signed to Uptown Records by their head of A&R, Sean ‘Puffy’ Combs. After being promoted by her record company as ‘The original queen of hip-hop and soul’, her 1992 debut album sold over two million copies (many of the best songs being written for her by POV). The hip- Read more

Toni Braxton - 82% match to TLC

Genres: R&B / Soul Pop / Rock Holiday & Seasonal Kids & Family Music & Radio Music Videos & Concerts R&B / Soul Soundtracks Urban & Rap Dance Easy Listening
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7 October 1968, Severn, Maryland, USA. Braxton, with her four sisters, was signed to Arista Records in 1990 as the Braxtons. It was their ‘The Good Life’ single that brought them to the attention of producers L.A. And Babyface, who provided her with solo successes such as ‘Another Sad Love Song’ and ‘You Mean The World To Me’. Though she was wid Read more

Destiny's Child - 81% match to TLC

Genres: R&B / Soul Pop / Rock R&B / Soul Holiday & Seasonal Music Videos & Concerts Soundtracks
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This US vocal quartet was formed by Beyoncé Knowles (4 September 1981, Houston, Texas, USA), LeToya Luckett (b. 11 March 1981, Houston, Texas, USA), LaTavia Roberson (b. 1 November 1981, Houston, Texas, USA) and Kelly Rowland (b. Kelendria Trene Rowland, 11 February 1981, Atlanta, Georgia, USA). Knowles and Roberson first began singing together when they were only 10 Read more

SWV - 74% match to TLC

Genres: Pop / Rock R&B / Soul Soundtracks Holiday & Seasonal
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Acronym for Sisters With Voices, these ‘ghetto sisters’ from Brooklyn and the Bronx, New York, comprised the talents of Coko (Cheryl Gamble), Taj (b. Tamara Johnson) and Lelee (b. Leanne Lyons). Shaped by swingbeat producer Teddy Riley to reflect streetwise dress and attitude, the trio’s sound was somewhat harder than that which might be expected of ‘new Read more

Missy Elliott - 71% match to TLC

Genres: Urban & Rap Documentaries Drama Comedy Urban & Rap Kids & Family Music Videos & Concerts Pop / Rock R&B / Soul Television
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Melissa Arnette Elliott, 1 July 1971, Portsmouth, Virginia, USA. Hip-hop/R&B songwriter Missy Elliott aka Missy ‘Misdemeanor’ Elliott has become one of the most esteemed figures in contemporary American music, providing material for artists including MC Lyte, Adina Howard, Jodeci, Aaliyah, Tweet and Busta Rhymes, as well as working as an arranger, producer, tal Read more

Usher - 65% match to TLC

Genres: R&B / Soul Comedy Music Videos & Concerts Drama Action & Adventure Urban & Rap Pop / Rock Horror Dance
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Usher Raymond IV, 14 October 1978, Chattanooga, Tennessee, USA. Originally drawn from LaFace Records’ seemingly inexhaustible wellspring of young R&B acts in the mid-90s, Usher is one of the few who can boast of real star quality and staying power. Indeed, after the release of his self-titled debut in 1994, there seemed to be a danger that he would become better kno Read more

Ashanti - 63% match to TLC

Genres: Drama Action & Adventure R&B / Soul Kids & Family Musicals & The Arts Sci-Fi / Fantasy Spoken Word Television
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Ashanti Shequoiya Douglas, 13 October 1980, Glen Cove, New York, USA. For urban R&B singer Ashanti it has been a case of third time lucky. Her honey-toned voice and striking looks landed her a recording contract with Jive Records at the age of 14, then again with Epic Records at 17, but neither of those deals came to fruition. It was when she was noticed by Murder Inc. m Read more

Whitney Houston - 63% match to TLC

Genres: R&B / Soul Pop / Rock Drama Holiday & Seasonal Soundtracks Comedy Documentaries Music Theme Kids & Family Music & Radio Music Videos & Concerts Spoken Word Pop / Rock Christian & Gospel
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9 August 1963, Newark, New Jersey, USA. This pop and soul singer followed the traditions of her mother Cissy Houston and cousin Dionne Warwick by beginning her vocal career in gospel. There was much diversity in her early performances, however. These included engagements as backing singer with established acts, such as Chaka Khan, as well as lead vocals on the Michael Zager Read more

Lil' Kim - 62% match to TLC

Genres: Music Videos & Concerts Urban & Rap Comedy Urban & Rap
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Kimberly Jones, 11 July 1975, Brooklyn, New York City, New York, USA. Having survived some time on the streets as a teenager, the diminutive Lil’ Kim was aided by Biggie Smalls (the Notorious B.I.G. ) who helped her team up with the New York rap collective Junior M.A.F.I.A. . A strong response to her contributions to their 1995 debut single, ‘Player’s Anthem&# Read more

Kelis - 60% match to TLC

Genres: R&B / Soul Dance
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Kelis Rogers, 21 August 1979, Harlem, New York City, New York, USA. American vocalist Kelis (pronounced Kuh-Lease) made a dramatic impact on the European market in 1999 with her debut single, ‘Caught Out There’. Dubbed the modern equivalent of Gloria Gaynor’s ‘I Will Survive’ and popularly perceived as ‘I Hate You So Much Right Now’ - from Read more

En Vogue - 59% match to TLC

Genres: R&B / Soul Television Pop / Rock
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Vocal R&B group originally comprising Dawn Robinson (28 November 1968, Connecticut, USA), Terry Ellis (b. 5 September 1966, Texas, USA), Cindy Herron (b. 26 September 1965, San Francisco, California, USA) and Maxine Jones (b. 16 January 1966, Patterson, New Jersey, USA). They formed in Oakland, California, where they were auditioned by Denzil Foster and Thomas McElroy. T Read more

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