Samantha Mumba

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Samantha Mumba
Samantha Mumba in 2009
Background information
Birth nameSamantha Tamania Anne Cecilia Mumba
Born (1983-01-18) January 18, 1983 (age 38)
Dublin, Ireland
GenresPop, R&B, dance, urban
Occupation(s)Singer, songwriter, dancer, actress
Years active1999–Present
Associated actsJay R Sillona

Samantha Tamania Anne Cecilia Mumba[1] (born 18 January 1983) is an Irish singer, dancer, actress and musician who first became famous around 2000 with the single "Gotta Tell You". Samantha sings contralto.[2] Mumba has also been in many movies, in particular independent movies.

Mumba's first single, "Gotta Tell You", reached No. 1 in the Irish charts. It later reached No. 2 in the British charts. Mumba also had success in the USA, with the song reaching No. 4 on the ''Billboard'' Hot 100. To date, her first album has sold over 4 million copies worldwide.

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  1. "RTÉ Two: The Cafe, Samantha Mumba". Retrieved 2008-05-28.
  2. Rock N Roll Gold Rush: A Singles Un-Cyclopedia By Maury Dean

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