Tracy Chapman

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Tracy Chapman in 2009

Tracy Chapman (born 30 March 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 what her sexuality is, but she dated Alice Walker in the mid 1990s.

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  1. "Past Winners Search". Grammy Awards. http://www.grammy.com/nominees/search?artist=%22Tracy+Chapman%22&field_nominee_work_value=&year=All&genre=All. Retrieved 10 February 2013.
  2. "Top Singles RPM Results". http://www.collectionscanada.gc.ca/rpm/028020-110.01-e.php?PHPSESSID=sp19smnjn4io5g2nmhli5tdfo5&q1=tracy+chapman&q2=Top+Singles&interval=20. Retrieved 10 February 2013.
  3. "Tracy Chapman - Chart History". Billboard. http://www.billboard.com/artist/430339/tracy-chapman/chart. Retrieved 10 February 2013.
  4. http://www.theguardian.com/lifeandstyle/2008/oct/31/tracy-chapman-women-pop-usa

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