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This Day In Music - January 18th

Born this day, January 18th, 1980, Estelle Fanta Swaray, aka Estelle, in London, England! Estelle signed with Atlantic Records and V2 after meeting and working with John Legend. Estelle's breakout second album Shine, featuring "Wait A Minute (Just A Touch)", "No Substitute Love", "Come Over" and the international smash hit "American Boy" featuring Kanye West is certified Gold in the UK! Shine featured appearances and collaborations with the likes of John Legend, Kanye West, Mark Ronson, Cee-Lo Green,, and more. Her latest album All Of Me was released in 2012 and features the singles "Break My Heart", "Thank You", "Back To Love", and "Wonderful Life". Check out Estelle's music on iTunes!

Sources: Wikipedia, Atlantic Records.

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