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Irene Cara

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Irene Cara

Irene Cara has been played on NTS in shows including Rhythm Connection, featured first on 18 June 2015. Songs played include Breakdance, Flashdance… What A Feeling and Romance '83.

Irene Cara (born on March 18, 1962 in New York City, New York) is an American singer, Academy Award-winning songwriter and actress of African, Cuban and Puerto Rican descent.

Cara won an Academy Award in 1984 in the category of Best Original Song for co-writing Flashdance…What a Feeling. She is best known for her recordings of the songs Fame and Flashdance… What a Feeling. She also starred in the 1980 film version of Fame.

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Her father Gaspar (died…

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Breakdance
Irene Cara
Geffen Records1983
Breakdance
Irene CaraGeffen Records1983
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Flashdance... What A Feeling
Irene Cara
Casablanca1983
Flashdance... What A Feeling
Irene CaraCasablanca1983
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Romance '83
Irene Cara
Geffen Records, Network Records1983
Romance '83
Irene CaraGeffen Records, Network Records1983
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Breakdance (Extended Dubb)
Irene Cara
Geffen Records1983
Breakdance (Extended Dubb)
Irene CaraGeffen Records1983
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