Neneh Cherry

Neneh Cherry

Real Name:
Neneh Mariann Cherry née Neneh Mariann Karlsson
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Born 10 March 1964, Stockholm, Sweden. Step-daughter of jazz trumpeter Don Cherry. Cherry joined English post-punk band Rip Rig & Panic in 1981 as a vocalist, later performing with several ex-members of that band as Float Up CP. In the mid-80s she sang backing vocals for the Slits and The The ("Slow Train To Dawn", 1987). In 1988, Cherry recorded the international hit single "Buffalo Stance" Her debut Raw Like Sushi"s eclectic blend of hip-hop rhythms and pop melodies earned Cherry excellent reviews and sizeable sales figures. In 1990, Cherry contributed to the AIDS-charity collection, Red Hot And Blue, singing Cole Porter's "I've Got You Under My Skin", but was quiet again until the release of Homebrew in 1992. Cherry reasserted herself as a commercial force in 1994 with the international hit single "Seven Seconds", which saw her collaborating with Senegalese superstar Youssou N'Dour. After another lengthy recording hiatus she released the album Man in 1996 which featured her last big hit single Woman. Neneh is the half-sister of singer Eagle-Eye Cherry (same mother and Don Cherry was her stepfather) and Swedish pop star Titiyo (same father).
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Neneh Cherry Discography

Albums

VG 50441 Neneh Cherry Raw Like Sushi (Album) Virgin, Circa VG 50441 Greece 1988 Sell This Version
CIRC 24, 413 214 Neneh Cherry Homebrew (Album) Virgin, Virgin CIRC 24, 413 214 UK & Europe 1992 Sell This Version
7243 8 419824 4, 8419824 Neneh Cherry Man (Album, Single) Virgin 7243 8 419824 4, 8419824 Italy 1996 Sell This Version
none Neneh Chérie* Remixes (Album) Delabel, Delabel none France 1997 Sell This Version
IC730 Neneh Cherry BBC In Concert - Neneh Cherry at Glastonbury Festival 1997(CD, Promo) BBC Worldwide IC730 UK 1997 Sell This Version
STS235LP Neneh Cherry & The Thing (2) Neneh Cherry & The Thing (2) - The Cherry Thing Remixes (Album) Smalltown Supersound STS235LP Norway 2012 Sell This Version
STS229CD Neneh Cherry & The Thing (2) Neneh Cherry & The Thing (2) - The Cherry Thing (Album) Smalltown Supersound STS229CD Norway 2012 Sell This Version
STS248LP Neneh Cherry Blank Project (Album, Comp) Smalltown Supersound STS248LP UK 2014 Sell This Version

Singles & EPs

YRTPR 21 Neneh Cherry Buffalo Stance (Single, Maxi) Circa, Circa YRTPR 21 UK 1988 Sell This Version
VOZT 060 Neneh Cherry Heart (Single, Maxi) Circa, EMI Music Group Australasia VOZT 060 Australasia 1988 Sell This Version
JBV 305 Inner City / Neneh Cherry Inner City / Neneh Cherry - Big Fun / Buffalo Stance(7", Jukebox) Virgin JBV 305 Italy 1988 Sell This Version
YRC 42 Neneh Cherry Inna City Mamma (Maxi, Single) Circa, Circa YRC 42 UK 1989 Sell This Version
7-99183 Neneh Cherry Kisses On The Wind (Maxi, Single) Circa, Virgin 7-99183 US 1988 Sell This Version
PRCD PLEN Neneh Cherry Manchild (Maxi, Single) Circa, Virgin PRCD PLEN US 1988 Sell This Version
9951 156 Bliss (10) / Neneh Cherry Bliss (10) / Neneh Cherry - I Hear You Call / Buffalo Stance(12", EP, Promo) Virgin 9951 156 Brazil 1989 Sell This Version
JBV 309 Neneh Cherry / Simple Minds Neneh Cherry / Simple Minds - Manchild / This Is Your Land (Full Length Version)(7", Jukebox) Virgin JBV 309 Italy 1989 Sell This Version
YRT 53 Neneh Cherry I've Got You Under My Skin (Single) Circa, Circa YRT 53 Italy 1990 Sell This Version
JBV 324 The Human League / Neneh Cherry The Human League / Neneh Cherry - Heart Like A Wheel / I've Got You Under My Skin(7", Jukebox) Virgin JBV 324 Italy 1990 Sell This Version
NENEH 1 Neneh Cherry The Next Generation(12", W/Lbl) Not On Label (Neneh Cherry) NENEH 1 UK 1990 Sell This Version
5 56 227 Neneh Cherry Neneh Cherry(7", EP) AMIGA 5 56 227 German Democratic Republic (GDR) 1990 Sell This Version
95152, DE 095152 Neneh Cherry Money Love (Single, Maxi) Circa, Circa, Circa 95152, DE 095152 France 1992 Sell This Version
665 639 Neneh Cherry Move With Me (Single) Circa Records Ltd. 665 639 Germany 1992 Sell This Version
SPRO-12734 Neneh Cherry Sassy(12", Promo) Circa SPRO-12734 US 1992 Sell This Version
JBV 345 Neneh Cherry / Giorgio Moroder Neneh Cherry / Giorgio Moroder - Money Love (7" Edit) / Carry On (Radio Version)(7", Jukebox) Virgin JBV 345 Italy 1992 Sell This Version
SPRO-12776 Neneh Cherry Buddy X (Maxi, Single) Circa, Circa SPRO-12776 US 1992 Sell This Version

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Crijevo

Crijevo

April 6, 2005
edited over 11 years ago
She is simply charming. Just like her previous affairs with Rip Rig + Panic and Float Up CP, Neneh continued avoiding cliches - 'Raw Like Sushi' should do for a start to anyone interested, the most amazing feeling, her solo debut is still ahead of the time. Equally decent at rap and pop. A charming artist, indeed.

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