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Cyndi Lauper (born Cynthia Ann Stephanie Lauper on June 22, 1953), is a Grammy Award-winning singer and Emmy Award-winning film, television and theatre actress. Her melodic voice and wild costumes have come to epitomize the 1980s and New Wave - the decade and genre in which she first came to fame.
Cyndi Lauper's debut album, She's So Unusual, was released in 1983 and featured some of her most famous tracks including "Girls Just Want To Have Fun", "Time After Time" and "She Bop". Cyndi Lauper continues to record new music and organize charity events and tours. Order your Cyndi Lauper Tickets online today!
Cyndi Lauper was born in Ozone Park, New York to Fred Lauper and Catrine Dominique. Cyndi Lauper was always considered destined to become a major Rock Star according to all the NYC music critics that saw her sing with her first band, Blue Angel.
Cyndi Lauper Tickets ContinuedHer truly great four-octave singing range, perfect pitch, and a totally unique singing style convinced experts of her future stardom.
Then in 1981, while singing in a local New York bar, Cyndi Lauper met David Wolff, who took over as her manager and got her signed with Portrait Records, a subsidiary of Columbia Records. In late 1983, She's So Unusual was released, which became a worldwide hit and made Cyndi Lauper a household name. The album was a mixture of teen-friendly pop-rock, synthesized dance music, punk-edged vocals and a mainstream New Wave sound. The lead-off single was "Girls Just Want to Have Fun", which quickly established itself as a female anthem, and its accompanying video proved very popular on MTV.
Cyndi Lauper started out 1985 by participating on USA for Africa's famine-relief fund-raising single, "We Are the World" and ended the year as a big winner at the Grammy Awards. She released her second album, True Colors, in September 1986, revealing a more mature sound and sensibility, it reached number four on the Billboard 200. For this album, she wanted to be taken more seriously and increased her involvement both in production and songwriting.
Cyndi Lauper's latest album The Body Acoustic, was released in 2005 and featured acoustic reinterpretations of tracks from her back catalog as well as two new songs. Since the album's release, Cyndi Lauper's star has been on the rise yet again, especially in Canada. She continues to tour the world performing live and is noted as an energetic live performer. Despite not having released a proper follow-up album to 1997's Sisters of Avalon, she has maintained a devoted dedicated fanbase and lives in New York with her husband and their son.