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Paloma Faith

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

  1.   Song
  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.   Beauty of the End
  8.   Let Your Love Walk In
  9.   Trouble with My Baby
  10.   Play On
  11.   Love Only Leaves You Lonely
  12.   Take Me
  13.   Can't Rely on You
  14.   Let Me Down Easy
  15.   Black & Blue
  16.   30 Minute Love Affair
  17.   Upside Down
  18.   Broken Doll
  19.   The Crazy Ones
  20.   It's the Not Knowing
  21.   Impossible Heart
  22.   The Bigger You Love (The Harder You Fall)
  23.   Taste My Own Tears
  24.   Mouth to Mouth
  25.   Streets of Glory
  26.   Freedom
  27.   Agony
  28.   When You're Gone
  29.   Blood, Sweat & Tears
  30.   Just Be
  31.   Do You Want the Truth or Something Beautiful?
  32.   My Legs Are Weak
  33.   New York
  34.   Romance Is Dead
  35.   Stargazer
  36.   World in Union
  37.   Sexy Chick
  38.   Other Woman

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