MARC ALMOND & GENE PITNEY

MARC ALMOND & GENE PITNEY

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Marc Almond
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Marc Almond
Informação geral
Nome completo Peter Mark Sinclair Almond
Nascimento 9 de julho de 1957 (55 anos)
Origem Southport, Merseyside
País Inglaterra
Gênero(s) Pop, Rock
Período em atividade 1980-atualmente
Gravadora(s) Some Bizzare, Virgin, Sire, Echo, Blue Star, Sanctuary, Vertigo
Afiliação(ões) Soft Cell, Marc and the Mambas, Flesh Volcano, The Immaculate Consumptive, Marc Almond and the Willing Sinners
Página oficial http://www.marcalmond.co.uk/

Mark Almond, nome artístico de Peter Mark Sinclair Almond (Southport, Lancashire, 9 de julho de 1957) é um cantor e compositor popular inglês, que originalmente obteve fama como vocalista da dupla de synthpop/New Wave, o Soft Cell, que fundou juntamente com David Ball.



Gene Francis Alan Pitney (February 17, 1940 – April 5, 2006) was an American singer-songwriter, musician, and sound engineer. Through the mid-1960s, he enjoyed success as a recording artist on both sides of the Atlantic and was among the group of early 1960s American acts who continued to enjoy hits after the British Invasion.

Pitney charted 16 Top-40 hits in the U.S., four in the Top 10. In the UK he had 22 Top-40 hits, and 11 singles in the Top Ten. He also wrote the early 1960s hits "Rubber Ball" by Bobby Vee, "He's a Rebel" by The Crystals, and "Hello Mary Lou" by Ricky Nelson. In 2002, he was inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame.