Pop-Culture | Posted by Julie Z on 01/12/2014

Support Women Artists Sunday: Lizzo

Melissa Jefferson, better known by her stage name Lizzo, is an American alternative hip hop artist based in Minneapolis, Minnesota. She is a founding member of indie hip hop groups The Chalice, Grrrl Prty, and The Clerb. Her debut album, Lizzobangers, was released in 2013. Contents 1 History, 2 Discography 2.1 Albums, 2.2 Singles, 2.3 Guest appearances, , 3 References, 4 External links, History: In 2011, Lizzo moved from Houston, Texas to Minneapolis, Minnesota, where she performed with indie groups including the electro soul-pop duo, Lizzo & the Larva Ink. During this time she helped form three-piece all female rap/R&B group, The Chalice. In 2012, The Chalice released their first album, We Are the Chalice, which was locally successful.Lizzobangers, Lizzo’s debut album produced by Lazerbeak and Ryan Olson, was released

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Pop-Culture | Posted by Brian C on 07/17/2011

Support Women Artists Sunday: Angus & Julia Stone

Have you ever perused the music charts and seen someone have tremendous success in another country and wonder why they never made it big here? I just had one of those moments with Angus & Julia Stone, a duo that have topped the charts in Australia, but never quite found a toehold in the American scene despite their extremely mature and fresh sound (an interesting dichotomy)
Angus & Julia Stone are a brother-sister duo from Newport, New South Wales on the Northern Beaches of Sydney, Australia. Their mother and father were both musical – they learned many songs from their father’s cover band “Backbeat”. At very young ages, they were introduced to music by their father who made them join his school band. Julia played the trumpet, Angus the trombone

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