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M.I.A.

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Mathangi "Maya" Arulpragasam (born 18 July 1975), better known by her stage name M.I.A., is a British recording artist of Sri Lankan Tamil heritage. She is also a songwriter, painter and director. "M.I.A." is both a play on her own ...

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Biography

Mathangi "Maya" Arulpragasam (born 18 July 1975), better known by her stage name M.I.A., is a British recording artist of Sri Lankan Tamil heritage. She is also a songwriter, painter and director. "M.I.A." is both a play on her own name and a reference to the abbreviation for Missing in Action. Her compositions combine elements of electronic, dance, alternative, hip hop and world music. Arulpragasam began her career in 2000 as a visual artist, filmmaker and designer in west London before beginning her recording career in 2002. Since rising to prominence in early 2004 for her singles "Sunshowers" and "Galang", charting in the UK and Canada and reaching number 11 on the Billboard Hot Dance Singles Sales in the US, she has been nominated for an Academy Award, two Grammy Awards and the Mercury Prize.

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Bad Girls (Art Of Shades Remix)
It Takes A Muscle
M.I.A. - It Takes A Muscle
Paper Planes (DFA Remix)
Baddy Girl (feat. The Partysquad)
Baddy Girl (feat. The Partysquad)
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