Tracy Chapman

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Tracy Chapman in 2009

Tracy Chapman (born March 30, 1964) is an American singer-songwriter. She was born in Cleveland in Ohio. She has won four Grammy Awards.[1]

Her most famous songs are "Fast Car" and "Give Me One Reason" that went top of the charts in Canada.[2] They also did really well in the Billboard charts (United States).[3] She has published a total of 8 albums.

She is a feminist.[4] She has never said publicly what her sexuality is, but she dated Alice Walker in the mid 1990s.

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  1. "Past Winners Search". Grammy Awards. Retrieved February 10, 2013.
  2. "Top Singles RPM Results". Retrieved February 10, 2013.
  3. "Tracy Chapman - Chart History". Billboard. Archived from the original on February 1, 2015. Retrieved February 10, 2013.
  4. Amy Fleming (October 31, 2008). "The quiet revolutionary". The Guardian. Retrieved May 23, 2016.

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