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Mica Paris (born Michelle Wallen on April 27, 1969 in London, England) is an English singer. She began singing in church at an early age and then went on to become a session singer at the age of 15, for bands such as Hollywood Beyond and Shakatak. April 27 is the 117th day of the year (118th in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar, with 248 days remaining. ... Year 1969 (MCMLXIX) was a common year starting on Wednesday (the link is to a full 1969 calendar). ... This article is about the capital of England and the United Kingdom. ... Motto: (French for God and my right) Anthem: God Save the King/Queen Capital London (de facto) Largest city London Official language(s) English (de facto) Unification    - by Athelstan AD 927  Area    - Total 130,395 km² (1st in UK)   50,346 sq mi  Population    - 2006 est. ... Motto: (French for God and my right) Anthem: God Save the King/Queen Capital London (de facto) Largest city London Official language(s) English (de facto) Unification    - by Athelstan AD 927  Area    - Total 130,395 km² (1st in UK)   50,346 sq mi  Population    - 2006 est. ... Ercole de Roberti: Concert, c. ... St. ... Shakatak is a light pop/jazz/funk group founded in the early to mid 1980s, from the UK. They scored a number of top 10 hits, including Easier Said Than Done (1981) and Down on the Street (1984). ...


In 1988, she released her most successful single, My One Temptation, which peaked at #7. In the continuing years she went on to release many more singles and albums. She currently has her own show on BBC Radio 2, called Soul Sessions. She also competed in the ITV singing competition Hit Me Baby One More Time. 1988 (MCMLXXXVIII) was a leap year starting on Friday of the Gregorian calendar. ... BBC Radio 2 is one of the BBCs national radio stations and is the most popular station in the UK. It broadcasts throughout the UK on FM radio between 88 and 91 MHz from its studios in Western House, adjacent to Broadcasting House in central London. ... It has been suggested that Channel 3 (UK) be merged into this article or section. ... Hit Me Baby One More Time is a 2005 reality show first aired by ITV on British television and a US version was done later for NBC; both presented by Vernon Kay. ...


On February 14th 2001, Mica lost her brother to a shooting and has since campaigned against gun crime in the UK.


During January 2006, Mica appeared in the 4 part BBC TV series The Sound of Musicals. In April 2006, it was announced that she and model Lisa Butcher, were to take over from Trinny Woodall and Susannah Constantine, to be the new co-presenters of the long running BBC TV series What Not to Wear. The British Broadcasting Corporation, usually known as the BBC (and also informally known as the Beeb or Auntie) is one of the largest broadcasting corporations in the world in terms of audience numbers, employing 26,000 staff in the UK alone and with a budget of more than £4 billion. ... The Sound of Musicals is a 2006 four part BBC series starring several diffrent musical theatre actors who perform acts from diffrent musicals. ... Lisa Butcher (born 1972 in London), is an English fashion model and TV presenter. ... Trinny Woodall, is a fashion journalist and style guru. ... Susannah Constantine, along with Trinny Woodall, is a host of the BBC style series What Not To Wear. ... What Not to Wear is a makeover television show. ...


Paris also performed alongside Pink Floyd's David Gilmour, on the evenings of 30 May and 31 May 2006 at the Royal Albert Hall, singing The Great Gig In The Sky. Pink Floyd are an English rock band that earned recognition for its psychedelic rock music, and, as they evolved, for their avant-garde progressive rock music. ... David Jon Gilmour CBE (born March 6, 1946 in Cambridge) is an English guitarist, singer, and songwriter best known as a member of the band Pink Floyd. ... May 30 is the 150th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar (151st in leap years). ... May 31 is the 151st day of the year in the Gregorian calendar (152nd in leap years), with 214 days remaining. ... -1... Royal Albert Hall The Royal Albert Hall of Arts and Sciences is an arts venue dedicated to Queen Victorias husband and consort, Prince Albert. ... The Great Gig in the Sky is the fifth track[1] from British progressive rock band Pink Floyds 1973 album, The Dark Side of the Moon. ...


In the autumn of 2006, Paris took part in Strictly Come Dancing where she danced with Ian Waite. She was the second celebrity to be knocked out of the competition. Strictly Come Dancing is a British television show, shown on BBC One based on ballroom dancing. ... Ian Waite is a professional Latin-American dancer. ...


Mica has also designed a pillow-case for ByteNight a charity event organised to raise funds for the NCH and youth homelessness, the pillow-case which is up for bids can be seen at http://www.bytenight.org.uk/sweetdreams.php

Contents

Discography

Albums

  • So Good (1988) #5 UK
  • Contribution (1990) #26 UK
  • Whisper A Prayer (1993) #20 UK
  • Black Angel (1998) #59 UK
  • If You Could Love Me (2005) (US release)
  • Soul Classics (2005)

Singles

  • My One Temptation (1988) #7 UK
  • Like Dreamers Do (1988) #26 UK
  • Breathe Life Into Me (1988) #26 UK
  • Where Is The Love? (1989) #19 UK
  • Contribution (1990) #33 UK
  • South Of The River (1990) #50 UK
  • If I Love U 2 Nite (1991) #43 UK
  • Young Soul Rebels (1991) #61 UK
  • I Never Felt Like This Before (1993) #15 UK
  • I Wanna Hold On To You (1993) #27 UK
  • Two In A Million (1993) #51 UK
  • Whisper A Prayer (1993) #65 UK
  • One (1995) #29 UK
  • Stay (1998) #40 UK
  • Black Angel (1998) #72 UK

External links

  • Official website
  • UK Discography With Covers & Catalog Numbers

  Results from FactBites:
 
Mica Paris - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia (324 words)
Mica Paris (born Michelle Wallen on April 27, 1969 in London, England) is an English singer.
Paris also performed alongside Pink Floyd's David Gilmour, on the evenings of 30 May and 31 May 2006 at the Royal Albert Hall, singing The Great Gig In The Sky.
Mica has also designed a pillow-case for ByteNight a charity event organised to raise funds for the NCH and youth homelessness, the pillow-case which is up for bids can be seen at http://www.bytenight.org.uk/sweetdreams.php
Mica (disambiguation) - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia (115 words)
Mica is also a woman's name, pronounced Misha, as in Mica Paris the UK soul singer.
MICA is an acronym commonly referring to the Maryland Institute College of Art.
MICA is an acronym of the Mentally Ill Chemically Addicted mental health support programs.
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