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She's phenomenal, love her raspy sexy voice and sound.
musician who plays in the band of the same name. On 6 December 2010, Calvi was announced as a nominee for the
Sound of 2011
poll. Her self-titled debut album was released in the UK on 17 January 2011,where it debuted at number 40 on 23 January. The album was subsequently nominated for the prestigious
Mercury Music Prize
Calvi has been compared to other female singers
Calvi's style has been described as dark, romantic, atmospheric pop. The singer has stated that the powers of lust are an inspiration and her performances are deliberately sexually charged. Calvi has cited
, the rock of
and the Rolling Stones, the blues of
, the stage performances of
as well as classical composers
as among her influences.
Calvi has stated that the films of
Gus Van Sant
have also influenced her music. She has admiration for "people that make beautiful films where the cinematography tells the story" and tries to do the same in her own work.
Calvi was invited to play at the
dinner, hosted by
during 2011 Paris Haute Couture Fashion Week
, creative director at
has chosen outfits for Calvi to wear during the May 2011 US tour.
The fashion designer
has said he is a fan of her music, and has photographed Calvi for the Maison Michel Fall Winter 2011 lookbook.
Sir Paul Smith
photographed Calvi for the cover of L'Express Styles.
Calvi was invited on the
table for the
charity event at Cannes Film Festival 2011.
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