Martina Topley‐Bird

Born 7 May 1975
Martina Topley‐Bird
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1975-05-07
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Martina Topley‐Bird

Martina Topley‐Bird Biography (Wikipedia)

Martina Gillian Topley-Bird (née Topley; born 7 May 1975) is an English vocalist, songwriter, and multi-instrumentalist who first gained fame as the featured female vocalist on trip hop pioneer Tricky's debut album, Maxinquaye (1995). She also worked with him on his subsequent albums Nearly God and Pre-Millennium Tension (both 1996). In 2003, Topley-Bird released her debut solo album, Quixotic, which was critically praised and earned her a Mercury Prize nomination.

This was followed by Anything (2004), The Blue God (2008), and Some Place Simple (2010). She has also collaborated with Gorillaz, appearing on their album Demon Days (2005), as well as with Mark Lanegan, Diplo, and Massive Attack on Heligoland (2010), which she followed by a world tour with the group. Her song Sandpaper Kisses was covered by Stephen Marley and sampled by such artists as Berry Weight, and The Weeknd.

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Carnies
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Carnies
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Need One
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Need One
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Solitude
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Solitude
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Sandpaper Kisses
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Sandpaper Kisses
Tricky
When We Die (6 Music Session, 22 Sep 2017)
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When We Die (6 Music Session, 22 Sep 2017)
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Poison
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Poison
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When We Die (feat. Martina Topley‐Bird)
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When We Die (feat. Martina Topley‐Bird)
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Soul Food
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Soul Food
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Too Tough To Die
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Too Tough To Die
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Bird Poison
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Bird Poison
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Cystalised (Agoria remix / Dixon vocal retouch) (feat. Warpaint & Mark Lanegan)
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Cystalised (Agoria remix / Dixon vocal retouch) (feat. Warpaint & Mark Lanegan)
Clark
Secret (feat. Martina Topley‐Bird)
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Secret (feat. Martina Topley‐Bird)
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Crystalised (Deniz Kurtel remix) (feat. Mark Lanegan & Warpaint)
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Crystalised (Deniz Kurtel remix) (feat. Mark Lanegan & Warpaint)
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Razor Tongue
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Razor Tongue
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