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Sisqó (born Mark Althavan Andrews in were shot in the citys Waverly section (the film was made by John Waters, a Baltimore native). In recent years, efforts to redevelop the downtown area have led to a revitalization of the Inner Harbor. In 1979 the Baltimore Convention Center was opened and was subsequently renovated and expanded... Baltimore, Maryland on November 9 is the 313th day of the year (314th in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar, with 52 days remaining. Events 694 - Hispano-Visigothic king Egica accuses Jews of aiding Moslems, and sentences all Jews to slavery. 1282 - Pope Martin IV excommunicates King Peter III of Aragon. 1492 - Peace... November 9, Events January January 1 - The Copyright Act of 1976 takes effect, making sweeping changes to United States copyright law. January 1 - Air Indias Boeing 747 explodes near Bombay - 213 dead. January 4 - Referendum in Chile supports policies of Augusto Pinochet. January 7 - Emilio Palma is born in Antarctica, making... 1978) is an African Americans, also known as Afro-Americans or Black Americans, are an ethnic group in the United States of America whose ancestors, usually in predominant part, were indigenous to Sub-Saharan Africa. Many African Americans also have European and/or Native American ancestors. Alternative terms Terms for African Americans used... African-American Rhythm and blues (or R & B) is a musical marketing term introduced in the United States in the late 1940s by Billboard magazine. It replaced the term race music, which was deemed offensive. To some extent, the kind of music it is attached to has changed to whatever form... R&B and Depending on context, pop music is either an abbreviation of popular music or, more recently, a term for a sub- genre of it. In general, pop music features simple, memorable melodies with catchy, sing-along choruses. Pop songs often have a hook, one or more musical ideas repeated to hook... pop singer. He is best known for being the lead singer of R&B group The cover to Dru Hills 2002 LP, , and influences Dru Hills big break came in 1996, when manager Haqq Islam arranged for them to perform at the Impact Convention in May. The group was signed to Island Records shortly afterward through a production deal with Islams University... Dru Hill, and also for "Thong Song," a A novelty song is a song, usually in a recorded form, that defies the usual categorisation of music, or may not even be music. These songs are usually of a humourous nature, such as a parody, or a comedic take on current events or fads. Novelty songs are frequently unexpected... novelty song from his first solo LP, Unleash the Dragon, that became an international hit and fueled a craze for The word thong can mean several things: a thin leather strap a G-string, an item of underwear or swimwear a thong sandal or flip-flop, a type of sandal held to the foot by a thin strap the English village of Thong, in Kent A thong Categories: Disambiguation ... thong underwear and bathing suits for women.

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Biography

Early years

Main entry: The cover to Dru Hills 2002 LP, , and influences Dru Hills big break came in 1996, when manager Haqq Islam arranged for them to perform at the Impact Convention in May. The group was signed to Island Records shortly afterward through a production deal with Islams University... Dru Hill


Born and raised in Baltimore, Sisqó met future Dru Hill bandmate James "Woody" Green while in middle school. The two of them would later be recruited by Tamir "Nokio" Ruffin to form Dru Hill, named after Druid Hill Park in Baltimore. Larry "Jazz" Anthony was also soon added to the lineup.


Releasing two platinum LPs and a number of successful singles, Dru Hill was a major R&B success during the late Events and trends Technology Explosive growth of the Internet; decrease in the cost of computers and other technology Reduction in size and cost of mobile phones leads to a massive surge in their popularity Year 2000 problem (commonly known as Y2K) Microsoft Windows operating system becomes virtually ubiquitous on IBM... 1990s, in no small part because of Sisqó's flamboyant stage personality. In between Dru Hill albums, Sisqó wrote the first two hit singles for labelmate Mya Marie Harrision (Mya) in MTV Promo Shoot Mya Marie Harrison (born October 10, 1979 in Washington, DC) is an American R&B singer who debuted in early 1998 as a teenager. Mya is the daughter of an African-American father and Italian American mother. She is usually credited... Mya, and appeared with her on the first one, "It's All About Me".


Solo career

After Woody left the group in 1999 is a common year starting on Friday of the Common Era, and was designated the ) March 29 - For the first time, the Dow Jones Industrial Average closes above the 10000 mark at 10006.78. April April 1 - Nunavut, an Inuit homeland, part of the Northwest Territories becomes Canadas... 1999 to pursue a solo career, it was decided that the other three members would do the same. Sisqówas the only member besides Woody to release a solo LP; releasing Unleash the Dragon on Def Jam is a hip-hop record label founded in 1984 by Rick Rubin and Russell Simmons with artists like LL Cool J, Run DMC and The Beastie Boys. Rubin left the company in 1989 to form Def American. Over the years Polygram acquired a 60% stake in the company... Def Soul Records in November is the eleventh month of the year in the Gregorian Calendar and one of four Gregorian months with the length of 30 days. November begins (astrologically) with the sun in the sign of Scorpio and ends in the sign of Sagittarius. Astronomically speaking, the sun begins in the constellation... November 1999 is a common year starting on Friday of the Common Era, and was designated the ) March 29 - For the first time, the Dow Jones Industrial Average closes above the 10000 mark at 10006.78. April April 1 - Nunavut, an Inuit homeland, part of the Northwest Territories becomes Canadas... 1999. Unleash the Dragon sold moderately at first, until the February is the second month of the year in the Gregorian Calendar. It is the shortest Gregorian month and the only month with the length of 28 or 29 days. The month has 29 days in leap years, when the year number (eg 2004) is a multiple of four (but... February 2000 - Wikipedia /**/ @import /skins/monobook/IE50Fixes.css; @import /skins/monobook/IE55Fixes.css; @import /skins/monobook/IE60Fixes.css; /**/ 2000 From Wikipedia 2000 is a leap year starting on Saturday of the Gregorian calendar. Popular culture also holds the year 2000 as the first year of the 21st century and the 3rd... 2000 release of its second single, "Thong Song." A runaway hit, "Thong Song" and its follow-up, "Incomplete," were major hits on the magazine was originally concerned with carnival entertainment, but music coverage grew to the point that its earlier subjects were spun off into a separate journal in the 1950s. On January 4, 1936 , hosted by Casey Kasem(1970 to August 1988 and the middle of 1998 to 2004) and Shadoe Stevens... Billboard The did not get its very first new #1 until March. The record was then broken again early in 1996 when Mariah Carey and Boyz II Men retained #1 for 16 weeks with One Sweet Day; this record holds to the present. One of Billboards biggest predictions as to... Hot 100 charts, with "Thong Song" making it to #3, and "Incomplete" going all the way to #1.


Conflicts within the group prevented Dru Hill from reuniting as planned in late 2000, and Sisqó set about recording a second solo LP. During this period, Sisqó branched out into is a hybrid word, coming from both Greek and Latin. Tele- is Greek for far, while -vision is from the Latin visio, meaning vision or sight. It is often abbreviated as TV. History The development of television technology can be partitioned along two lines: those developments that depended upon both... television, hosting the dance competition program Sisqó's Shakedown on The MTV logotype, often used in different, less stylized, forms. MTV (acronym for show. Seen as a fit of self-indulgence by a fledgling network at the time, the VMAs developed into an important music-industry showcase, and a hip antidote to the often-stuffy Grammy awards. After MTVs... MTV, and also often refers to photographic film used to make still photographs, or to the flexible strip of plastic covered in a light-sensitive silver halide solution, also called filmstock, on which motion pictures have historically been made. The images that make up a motion picture are all individual photographs. But... film, taking on supporting roles in the films Get Over It with Kirsten Caroline Dunst (born April 30, 1982 in Point Pleasant, New Jersey) is an American actress. She began her acting career at the age of three by appearing in television commercials. She also appeared as an extra on one episode of NBCs , in 1989 and soon after landed a... Kirsten Dunst and Snow Dogs with Cuba Gooding Jr. (born January 2, 1968) is an American actor. His family moved to Los Angeles after his fathers group had a hit single with Everybody Plays the Fool in 1972 by Cuba Gooding. Unfortunately, the elder Gooding abandoned his family two years later. The subsequently tumultuous nature... Cuba Gooding, Jr.. Although his second LP, Return of Dragon, released in June is the sixth month of the year in the Gregorian Calendar and one of four with the length of 30 days. June starts in Gemini and ends in Cancer. In the pagan wheel of the year the June spans summer solstice in the northern hemisphere and winter solstice in... June 2001 is a common year starting on Monday of the Gregorian calendar. By strict interpretation of the Gregorian Calendar, 2001 is also the first year of the 21st century and the 3rd millenium. Popular culture, however, often views the year 2000 as holding this distinction. 2001 is also the year... 2001, eventually went platinum, its singles "Can I Live" and "Dance With Me" performed far below expectations, and by 2002 is a common year starting on Tuesday of the Gregorian calendar. It was designated: reporter Daniel Pearl March 31 - Ukraine: elections for the Parliament April April 2 - Israeli forces surround the Church of the Nativity in Bethlehem, where Palestinian terrorists are holding around 200 hostages. A siege ensues. April... 2002, Sisqó was back with Dru Hill, who released their third LP in late 2002 is a common year starting on Tuesday of the Gregorian calendar. It was designated: reporter Daniel Pearl March 31 - Ukraine: elections for the Parliament April April 2 - Israeli forces surround the Church of the Nativity in Bethlehem, where Palestinian terrorists are holding around 200 hostages. A siege ensues. April... 2002.


Personal and miscellaneous

Sisqó's vocal style has a lot in common with that of K-Ci Hailey from the Rhythm and blues (or R & B) is a musical marketing term introduced in the United States in the late 1940s by Billboard magazine. It replaced the term race music, which was deemed offensive. To some extent, the kind of music it is attached to has changed to whatever form... R&B group R&B/Soul group Jodeci was formed in 1990. The groups wild, sexual, bad-boy image made them a famous group during the 90s. They comprise two sets of brothers, the Hailey brothers (K-Ci and Jojo) and the DeGrate brothers (Mr. Dalvin and DeVante Swing). The brothers... Jodeci. His trademarks are his eclectic hair styles, which have included a bleached One of the worlds most famous blondes Marilyn Monroe, who was in fact a natural brunette Blond ( feminine, blonde) is a hair colour found in certain mammals characterised by low levels of the dark pigment eumelanin and higher levels of the pale pigment phæomelanin, in common with... blond Caesar, originally a cognomen in ancient Rome, may mean: Julius Caesar (100 BC - 44 BC) was the most famous individual with the name. Augustus Caesar The Caesar cipher used by him. Caesar (title) was a title used in the Roman Empire. Caesar, duc de Choiseul (1602 - 1675) was a French... Caesar, a platinum-colored Caesar, One of the worlds most famous blondes Marilyn Monroe, who was in fact a natural brunette Blond ( feminine, blonde) is a hair colour found in certain mammals characterised by low levels of the dark pigment eumelanin and higher levels of the pale pigment phæomelanin, in common with... blond Cornrows are a traditional, unisex, West African style of hair grooming where the hair is tightly braided very close to the scalp, using an underhand, upward motion to produce a continuous, raised row. This technique is somewhat similar to that used to produce a French braid, which is braided using... cornrows, and a General Name, Symbol, Number Neon, Ne, 10 Chemical series Noble gases Group, Period, Block 18 (VIIIA), 2 , p Density, Hardness 0.8999 kg/m3 (273 K), NA Appearance colorless Atomic properties Atomic weight 20.1797 amu Atomic radius (calc.) no data (38) pm Covalent radius 69 pm van der Waals... neon . A red filter used in black and white photography increases contrast in most scenes. For example, combined with a polarizer, it can turn the sky black. Films simulating the effects of infrared film (such as Ilfords SFX 200) do so by being much more sensitive to red than to... red dyed Caesar. Sisqó's flashy style has led to a widespread and longtime rumor that he is in fact Homosexuality is a sexual orientation characterized by esthetic attraction, romantic love, or sexual desire exclusively for another of the same sex. (For an analysis of the difficulties involved in the issue of identification, see homosexuality and transgender and also heterosexuality and bisexuality.) Gay can refer either to homosexuals in general... gay, which he is not.


Sisqó has one daughter, Shaione, with his high school girlfriend, Tera Thomas. He is currently dating singer Samantha Mumba is an Irish pop singer and actress. She was born in Dublin, Ireland, on January 18, 1983. Discovered at the age of 15 by Irish svengali Louis Walsh, Samantha scored her first UK hit in 2000 when , in which she plays Mara, an 800th century tribeswoman. Fans can... Samantha Mumba.


Discography

Albums

  • 1999: Unleash the Dragon
  • 2001: Return of Dragon

Singles

  • 1998: "It's Al About Me" ( Mya Marie Harrision (Mya) in MTV Promo Shoot Mya Marie Harrison (born October 10, 1979 in Washington, DC) is an American R&B singer who debuted in early 1998 as a teenager. Mya is the daughter of an African-American father and Italian American mother. She is usually credited... Mya featuring Sisqó of Dru Hill) (US #6)
  • 1999: "Got to Get It" (US #39)
  • 2000: "Thong Song" (a remix, "Thong Song Uncensored", features Foxy Brown on the cover of her controversial album , to mixed reviews but strong sales. Despite some positive reviews, spawned the hit singles, Ill Be (featuring Jay-Z) and Get Me Home (featuring Blackstreet). Later that year, Brown and Dru Hill released a single off of the soundtrack, Big... Foxy Brown and is included on the soundtrack LP for Nutty Professor 2: The Klumps) (US #3)
  • 2000: "Unleash the Dragon" (featuring Beanie Sigel) (single release and video shelved)
  • 2000: "What These Bitches Want" (edited version titled "What They Want") ( DMX in . It entered the charts at #1 in 1998, as did its follow-ups (also 1998), (1999) and (2001). A number of hit singles kept DMX a presense on both urban and pop radio, including Ruff Ryders Anthem (1998), Money, Cash, Hoes (1998, with Jay-Z), Slippin (1999), What... DMX featuring Sisqó) (US #49)
  • 2000: "Incomplete" (US #1)
  • 2000: "How Many Licks" ( Lil Kim - Wikipedia /**/ @import /skins/monobook/IE50Fixes.css; @import /skins/monobook/IE55Fixes.css; @import /skins/monobook/IE60Fixes.css; /**/ Lil Kim From Wikipedia Lil Kim on the cover of her album ( 1999). She now lives in Teaneck, New Jersey. Biography Early History Kim began her career as a solo artist with... Lil' Kim featuring Sisqó) (US #75)
  • 2001: "Can I Live" (featuring the Dragon Family)
  • 2001: "Dance For Me"

Filmography

See Also

  • The cover to Dru Hills 2002 LP, , and influences Dru Hills big break came in 1996, when manager Haqq Islam arranged for them to perform at the Impact Convention in May. The group was signed to Island Records shortly afterward through a production deal with Islams University... Dru Hill

 
 

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