Milli Vanilli

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Milli Vanilli
Milli Vanilli and C. Michael Greene.jpg
Fab Morvan (left) an Rob Pilatus (richt) wi NARAS Preses C. Michael Greene (centre), Februar 1990
Background information
Forby kent asRob & Fab
OreiginMunich, West Germany
GenresDance, new jack swing, R&B, funk, Eurodance, hip hop
Years active1988–1990, 1997–1998
LabelsArista, Hansa
Associate actsThe Real Milli Vanilli, Rob & Fab
Past membersRepresentative:
Rafiell McNearly
Fab Morvan
Rob Pilatus
Charles Shaw
Brad Howell
John Davis
Jodie Rocco[1]
Linda Rocco
Frank Farian

Milli Vanilli was a German R&B duo frae Munich. Thay ineetially achieved success, winnin a Grammy Awaird for Best New Airtist. Thair success quickly turned tae infamy whan Morvan, Pilatus, an thair agent Sergio Vendero confessed that Morvan an Pilatus did nae sang ony o the vocals heard on their records. This resultit in the group bein stripped o thair Grammy Awaird for Best New Airtist.[2][3][4]

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. "Milli Vanilli voice steps into the limelight". 17 February 2014.
  2. Shriver, Jerry (28 January 2010). "Milli Vanilli frontman says duo were musical 'scapegoats'". USA Today. Retrieved 12 May 2010.
  3. Philips, Chuck (20 November 1990). "Milli Vanilli's Grammy Rescinded by Academy : Music: Organization revokes an award for the first time after revelation that the duo never sang on album". Los Angeles Times.
  4. Philips, Chuck (16 November 1990). "It's True: Milli Vanilli Didn't Sing : Pop music: The duo could be stripped of its Grammy after admitting it lip-synced the best-selling 'Girl You Know It's True.'". LA Times.