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Paloma Faith

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A familiar presence on the London underground circuit for several years, the multi-talented Paloma Faith eventually broke into the mainstream thanks to her theatrical image and retro-soul sound. Born in Hackney to a Spanish father and English mother, she earned a degree in contemporary dance at university before studying for an M.A. in time-based arts at St. Martins College. At the age of 18, she made her debut on the cabaret scene, singing in a covers band called Paloma & the Penetrators, before performing as a magician's assistant and appearing in a burlesque troupe. After turning down an opportunity to join Amy Winehouse's band, she began writing and performing her own songs, and soon earned a reputation as one of London's most unique and flamboyant live acts. Her debut single, "Stone Cold Sober," reached number 17 in the U.K. charts, and her debut album, Do You Want the Truth or Something Beautiful?, was issued by Epic Records at the end of 2009. Meanwhile, Faith appeared on Basement Jaxx's album Scars and Josh Weller's debut while also gaining work as an actress, playing Andrea the Emo in St. Trinian's and appearing as Sally in Terry Gilliam's The Imagination of Dr. Parnassus. Faith's second studio album, 2012's lush and cinematic Fall to Grace, was produced by Nellee Hooper (Gwen Stefani, Massive Attack, Björk). It debuted at number two in the U.K. charts, led by Faith's first Top Ten single, "Picking Up the Pieces." Her third album, 2014's A Perfect Contradiction, was an upbeat return to her early soul sound featuring a star cast of songwriters, including Pharrell Williams, Raphael Saadiq, and Diane Warren. ~ Jon O'Brien
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Paloma Faith

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Albums by
Paloma Faith

Top Songs by
Paloma Faith

  1.   Song
    Popularity
  2.   Picking Up the Pieces
  3.   Smoke and Mirrors
  4.   Ready for the Good Life
  5.   Stone Cold Sober
  6.   Only Love Can Hurt Like This
  7.   Upside Down
  8.   The Bigger You Love (The Harder You Fall)
  9.   When You're Gone
  10.   Let Your Love Walk In
  11.   Other Woman
  12.   Stargazer
  13.   It's the Not Knowing
  14.   Just Be
  15.   30 Minute Love Affair
  16.   Do You Want the Truth or Something Beautiful?
  17.   The Crazy Ones
  18.   Love Only Leaves You Lonely
  19.   Streets of Glory
  20.   Agony
  21.   Let Me Down Easy
  22.   Sexy Chick
  23.   Play On
  24.   New York
  25.   My Legs Are Weak
  26.   Romance Is Dead
  27.   Changing
  28.   World in Union
  29.   Impossible Heart
  30.   Taste My Own Tears
  31.   Mouth to Mouth
  32.   Can't Rely on You
  33.   Feel the Love
  34.   Never Tear Us Apart
  35.   Freedom
  36.   Black & Blue
  37.   New York by Ghostface Killah
  38.   Luv Ya
  39.   Broken Doll
  40.   Take Me
  41.   Beauty of the End
  42.   Blood, Sweat & Tears
  43.   I Just Wait
  44.   Trouble with My Baby
  45.   Pick Up the Pieces
  46.   Circus of Your Mind
  47.   Crazy Love

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