Neneh Cherry

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Neneh Mariann Karlsson (born 10 March 1964), better known as Neneh Cherry, is a Swedish singer-songwriter, rapper, and occasional DJ and broadcaster.

To date, Cherry has released 4 studio albums. Her first, Raw Like Sushi was released 1989 and peaked at number 3 in the UK Singles Chart. Her second studio album was 1992's Homebrew, which was less successful. 4 years later she released Man, and then released her most recent studio album Blank Project in 2014.

In addition to releasing these studio albums, she formed the band cirKus in 2006, and has collaborated with The Thing, releasing an album entitled The Cherry Thing in 2012.



"7 Seconds" is a song composed by Youssou N'Dour, Neneh Cherry, Cameron McVey and Jonathan Sharp, released in 1994 as a single performed by Youssou N'Dour and Neneh Cherry. It reached the top three in several countries, including the United Kingdom, Sweden, Portugal, Germany, The Netherlands, Australia, Russia and Poland, and climbed to the top position in France, Switzerland, Finland and Italy; "

7 Seconds" stayed at No. 1 for 16 consecutive weeks on the French Singles Chart,  which was the record for the most weeks at the top at the time. The single also remained at the top position on the Italian Singles Chart for nine consecutive weeks in the autumn of that year. All instruments on the track were produced and arranged by the Swedish music producer Christian Falk, who also played bass on the track.