Manu Chao



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Manu Chao (born José-Manuel Thomas Arthur Chao; June 21, 1961) is a French-born musical artist of Spanish origin. He sings in French, Spanish, English, Italian, Arabic, Galician, and Portuguese and occasionally in other languages. Chao began his musical career in Paris, busking and playing with groups such as Hot Pants and Los Carayos, which combined a variety of languages and musical styles. With friends and his brother Antoine Chao, he founded the band Mano Negra in 1987, achieving considerable success, particularly in Europe. He became a solo artist after its breakup in 1995, and since then tours regularly with his live band, Radio Bemba.

Age: 54
Nationality: Spanish
Claim to Fame: One line executive summary


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2008 Small Voices Trainer 3
2013 The Engineer -
2011 The Mammy -
2009 Malta Radio -
2007 Clandestino -
2007 Malegría -
2007 LT22 Radio La Colifata -
2002 El efecto Iguazú -
2001 Bonanza (En vías de extinción) -
2001 Los deseos del camino (King Ale) -
2000 El viaje de Ibrahima -


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Nominated for 2 Awards | Won 1


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