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The Cut `MTV` - Singer
Dance-Pop, Euro-Pop, Euro-Dance, Club/Dance, Electronic
Party/Celebratory, Stylish, Silly, Theatrical, Hypnotic, Happy, Playful, Gleeful, Energetic
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www.anastaciathevoice.net/news.php, www.anastacia.com, www.anastaciadreams.com
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Anastacia Lyn Newkirk (born September 17, 1968) is an American singer, songwriter and producer. She started her career in 1983 as a dancer for hire and made regular appearances in the late 1980s on MTV's Club MTV. In 1990, she started her musical career as a backing vocalist. Her debut album, Not That Kind, released in 2000 was an international commercial success, most notably in Europe as well as Australia, where the lead single "I'm Outta Love" became the biggest selling song of the year. The singer was awarded as 'World's Best-Selling New Female Pop Artist' in 2001. Her commercial success continued with 2001's Freak of Nature, which reached #1 in eight countries and included the international chart topper "Paid My Dues". After successfully recovering from cancer she returned with 2004's Anastacia which saw deviated from previous albums into pop-rock. The album peaked at #1 in 11 countries, became the second biggest selling album of the year in Europe and produced the critically acclaimed "Left Outside Alone" that remained at No. 1 on the European Billboard chart for 15 weeks. In 2005, the multi-platinum compilation project Pieces of a Dream was released which spawned Anastacia's chart topping duet with Eros Ramazzotti, "I Belong to You (Il Ritmo della Passione)" and the #1 song Pieces of a Dream. The singer would go on to become one of the top selling international female pop-singers of the 2000s before taking a hiatus in late 2006. Anastacia has been recognized for worldwide sales of over 30 million albums. She has also topped the U.S. dance chart on two separate occasions.
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Anastacia Lyn Newkirk
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Anastacia (born Anastacia Lyn Newkirk; September 17, 1968) is an American singer-songwriter. Anastacia has been highly successful in Europe, Australia, New Zealand, Asia, South Africa and South America, but has had only minor success in her native United States. Her debut album, Not That Kind, released in 1999 which was a massive hit throughout Europe and Oceania placed her among the industry's elite. It achieved multi-platinum sales in Australia, New Zealand and Europe, was critically acclaimed by Elton John and Michael Jackson, and had the fourth biggest European single and biggest Australian single of 2000. She was awarded 'World's best-selling New Female Pop Artist' in 2001. She would go on to become one of the top selling international female popsingers of the decade with her next two albums also earning multi-platinum sales throughout Europe and Oceania.
Nicknamed 'the little lady with the big voice', Anastacia is known for her powerful soul voice, and her small stature – 5 feet 2 inches (157 cm). She was also known for her trademark glasses (often darkly tinted), but she had surgery to correct her vision permanently in August 2005. In 2005, she was recognized for worldwide sales of over 30 million records.
1983–1992 (dancer) 1990–present (singer)
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Professional Children's School of Manhattan
Talent Agency (e.g. Modelling)
Logan Media Entertainment
TV commercial for Dr. Pepper (2003), 2006: Print ad for Coalition of Cancer Cooperative Groups., TV commercial for Honda cars, the song "Made For Lovin' You" being used., (2012)TV commercial for Skoda Auto,Germany.
Music Genre (Text)
Pop, pop rock, R&B, soul, dance
1983–1992 (dancer), 1990–present (singer)
Epic/Daylight, Mercury, BMG
Eros Ramazzotti, Chaka Khan, Natalia Druyts, Ben's Brother, Dima Bilan, Omar Sosa, Kurt Carr (The Kurt Carr Singers), Jamie Hartman
Music Genre (Text)
blue eyed soul
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