Christina Milian

Christina Milian (born as Christine Flores in 26 September 1981) is a Cuban-American singer, actress and songwriter. As of November 2004, she has had four solo top ten singles (and also a top ten featuring credit single) in the UK as well as hits in the US, Europe. She has starred in the 2003 film Love Don't Cost a Thing opposite Nick Cannon and is currently filming in a major role in Be Cool, the sequel to Get Shorty.


Early years

Christina Milian was born in Jersey City in 1981 from Cuban American parents. The family moved to Maryland soon after her birth and Milian set her heart on an entertainment industry career at the age of four. At 13, she moved to Los Angeles to pursue a career in show business.

Her first significant role was as a reporter on the Disney Channel's Movie Surfers show in 1998 billed as Tina Flores. While in this role she also started appearing in minor roles in A Bug's Life and American Pie and in guest appearances on television shows Charmed, Clueless and Get Real.

In 2000, Christina Milian performed vocals on Ja Rule's song "Between You And Me" from his Rule 3:36 album - the song became a hit building a reputation. She also co-wrote the track "Play" for Jennifer Lopez's J. Lo album of 2001 which became another big hit as well as the song "Same Ol' Same Ol", the first single for girl group PYT's album Down With Me.

Career success

In 2001, Milian released her first single of her own "AM To PM", off her self-titled debut album. It became a worldwide hit reaching top 5 in the UK and Denmark, Top 10 in the Netherlands, and top 40 on the Billboard Hot 100 and in Australia. The success of From AM To PM sparked the international release of the Christina Milian album although not in the US. The single "When You Look At Me" was another international hit going top 5 in the UK, Netherlands, and Ireland and making the top 40 in Denmark, Australia and France. She also featured on "It's All Gravy", a duet with Romeo of the garage group So Solid Crew. It was another UK top ten hit single in 2002. She also wrote and sang the theme song for the Disney series Kim Possible "Call Me Beep Me" in the same year.

Milian was appointed to host the Wannabes program on MTV in 2002. She met director Joseph Kahn on an episode of Wannabes who suggested she audition for a lead role in Torque opposite Ice Cube. Her audition was successful leading in turn to a lead role in Love Don't Cost a Thing in 2003. She will be in significant roles in a further two films to come out within a year of May 2004 - Man of the House opposite Tommy Lee Jones and co-starring in Be Cool with John Travolta and Uma Thurman.

During 2003, Christina Milian recorded songs for her first US album It's About Time which is a reference to how long it has taken for an album to be released in the US. The first single "Dip It Low" was written by Polli Paul, who has also written songs for the Black Eyed Peas. As of May 2004, the first single has reached number one on a world composite dance chart (compiled on data from the US, UK, Germany, Japan, Italy and Australia) reached the top 3 in the UK and the top 40 in Australia. It has also been slowly climbing the Billboard Hot 100. The second single "Whatever U Want", features Joe Budden and once again reached the top 10 in the UK as well as charting in the Billboard Hot 100.

Discography

  • Christina Milian (2001)
  • It's About Time (2004)

Filmography

  • A Bug's Life (1998)
  • American Pie (1999)
  • The Wood (1999)
  • Durango Kids (1999)
  • Love Don't Cost a Thing (2003)
  • Torque (2004)
  • Man of the House (2004)
  • Be Cool (2004)

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The second single "Whatever U Want", features Joe Budden and once again reached the top 10 in the UK as well as charting in the Billboard Hot 100. A limited edition of Hotel was also released, featuring
a second disc of ambient recordings called "Hotel Ambient". It has also been slowly climbing the Billboard Hot 100. Digimpro had previously seen exposure with group Erasure's single Breathe, allowing users the same ability. As of May 2004, the first single has reached number one on a world composite dance chart (compiled on data from the US, UK, Germany, Japan, Italy and Australia) reached the top 3 in the UK and the top 40 in Australia. Thus unlimited, personalized versions of the title track were possible. The first single "Dip It Low" was written by Polli Paul, who has also written songs for the Black Eyed Peas. The program allows users to remix the song - using any or all of the samples included - and save it as an mp3 file.

During 2003, Christina Milian recorded songs for her first US album It's About Time which is a reference to how long it has taken for an album to be released in the US. In 2005 Moby released "Lift Me Up", a single from his album Hotel, which featured, in addition to numerous remixes, UK company's Digimpro software. She will be in significant roles in a further two films to come out within a year of May 2004 - Man of the House opposite Tommy Lee Jones and co-starring in Be Cool with John Travolta and Uma Thurman. He owns a small restaurant and coffee shop called TeaNY, where he occasionally waits tables. Her audition was successful leading in turn to a lead role in Love Don't Cost a Thing in 2003. As of June 2004, Moby, a vegan non-denominational Christian and self-proclaimed simpleton (for his often sincere and idealistic political assessments), lives in New York City's Little Italy, where he's lived for a decade in a small apartment in a five-story building across the street from David Bowie. She met director Joseph Kahn on an episode of Wannabes who suggested she audition for a lead role in Torque opposite Ice Cube. In 2002, Moby briefly had a television show on MTV, Seņor Moby's House of Music, which focused mostly on more obscure electronic music.

Milian was appointed to host the Wannabes program on MTV in 2002. In 2001 Moby also earned the ire of Eminem after calling his music misogynist and homophobic; Eminem later satirized Moby in "Without Me," calling him a "fag" and questioning his relevance with the claim, "Nobody listens to techno!" The two were in a confrontation at the 2002 MTV Video Music Awards, though Moby expresses respect for Eminem's musical talents. She also wrote and sang the theme song for the Disney series Kim Possible "Call Me Beep Me" in the same year. A second tour was organized for the following year. It was another UK top ten hit single in 2002. It was a popular touring rock festival that featured an eclectic range of musical genres . She also featured on "It's All Gravy", a duet with Romeo of the garage group So Solid Crew. In 2001, Moby founded the Area:One Festival.

The single "When You Look At Me" was another international hit going top 5 in the UK, Netherlands, and Ireland and making the top 40 in Denmark, Australia and France. In a 2005 posting on his web site, Moby theorized that his eagerness to license his music is a result of "growing up in poverty." [1] (http://www.moby.com/cms/viewdiary.asp?Diary_ID=2186&ViewType=Current). The success of From AM To PM sparked the international release of the Christina Milian album although not in the US. In addition to fame garnered through its licensing, Play is also notable for its extensive sampling of old blues recordings conducted by Alan Lomax. It became a worldwide hit reaching top 5 in the UK and Denmark, Top 10 in the Netherlands, and top 40 on the Billboard Hot 100 and in Australia. The album's tracks eventually were accepted in various radio formats, but because of Play's extensive licensing, the album could have been financially successful even without radio play. In 2001, Milian released her first single of her own "AM To PM", off her self-titled debut album. Mainstream reviewers raved about his talents on the album (released on the much smaller V2 Records) though some early fans were let down. The album has 18 tracks on it and was the first album in history to have all of its tracks commercially licensed: "Porcelain," for instance, appeared on a TV commercial for Bailey's Irish Cream and Nordstrom; "Find My Baby" was on a commercial for American Express featuring golfer Tiger Woods.

Lo album of 2001 which became another big hit as well as the song "Same Ol' Same Ol", the first single for girl group PYT's album Down With Me. After a decade's worth of music, Moby's breakthrough album was 1999's Play. She also co-wrote the track "Play" for Jennifer Lopez's J. However, both Animal Rights and I Like to Score were commercially unsuccessful and Moby and Elektra parted company. In 2000, Christina Milian performed vocals on Ja Rule's song "Between You And Me" from his Rule 3:36 album - the song became a hit building a reputation. Among those tracks was an updated version of the James Bond theme. While in this role she also started appearing in minor roles in A Bug's Life and American Pie and in guest appearances on television shows Charmed, Clueless and Get Real. In 1997, he released I Like to Score, a collection of music included in movies.

Her first significant role was as a reporter on the Disney Channel's Movie Surfers show in 1998 billed as Tina Flores. He followed that up with a hard rock/electronic album called Animal Rights in 1996. At 13, she moved to Los Angeles to pursue a career in show business. His first album for Elektra Records was Everything Is Wrong, which earned early critical praise and minor notoriety. The family moved to Maryland soon after her birth and Milian set her heart on an entertainment industry career at the age of four. He used to be in a punk band the Vatican Commandos, but abandoned punk in 1989 for electronic music. Christina Milian was born in Jersey City in 1981 from Cuban American parents. Moby plays keyboard, guitar, and bass guitar, and expresses mild irritation at the assumption that everything on his newer albums is a sample.


. Several of his songs have also found their way into major motion pictures, most notably the ambient piece "God Moving Over the Face of the Waters," which was featured in the 1995 motion picture Heat. Most recently, his song "Why Does My Heart Feel So Bad?" was used in the climax of the documentary film Peaceable Kingdom. Indeed, in 1997 Moby released a compilation of tracks used in and inspired by the cinema called I Like to Score. She has starred in the 2003 film Love Don't Cost a Thing opposite Nick Cannon and is currently filming in a major role in Be Cool, the sequel to Get Shorty. Arguably most famous among his peers for the track "Go," a progressive track using the string line from "Laura Palmer's Theme" from the TV show Twin Peaks, Moby is also well known for the singles "Next is the E," "South Side" with Gwen Stefani, and "We Are All Made of Stars." Moby has released singles under the names Voodoo Child, Barracuda, UHF, The Brotherhood, DJ Cake, Lopez, and Brainstorm/Mindstorm. As of November 2004, she has had four solo top ten singles (and also a top ten featuring credit single) in the UK as well as hits in the US, Europe. Moby's real name is Richard Melville Hall (born September 11, 1965 in Harlem, New York City) - he takes his performing name from his relative Herman Melville, author of Moby Dick. Christina Milian (born as Christine Flores in 26 September 1981) is a Cuban-American singer, actress and songwriter. Moby is an American electronic musician.

Be Cool (2004). 2005 "Lift Me Up" #18 UK. Man of the House (2004). 2002 "In This World" #35 UK. Torque (2004). 2002 "Extreme Ways" #39 UK. Love Don't Cost a Thing (2003). 2002 "We Are All Made of Stars" #11 UK.

Durango Kids (1999). 2000 "Why Does My Heart Feel So Bad (re-issue) / Honey (remix)" #17 UK. The Wood (1999). 2000 "South Side" #14 US. American Pie (1999). 2000 "Porcelain" #5 UK. A Bug's Life (1998). 2000 "Natural Blues" #11 UK.

It's About Time (2004). 1999 "Why Does My Heart Feel So Bad" #16 UK. Christina Milian (2001). 1999 "Bodyrock" #38 UK. 1999 "Run On" #33 UK. 1998 "Honey" #33 UK.

1997 "James Bond Theme (Moby's Re-Version)" #8 UK. 1995 "Into the Blue" #34 UK. 1995 "Everytime You Touch Me" #28 UK. 1994 "Feeling So Real" #30 UK.

1994 "Hymn" #31 UK. 1993 "Move" #21 UK. 1993 "I Feel It / Thousand" #38 UK. 1991 "Go" #10 UK.

Instinct Dance. The Story So Far. Ambient (1993). Early Underground.

Everything is Wrong (DJ mix). Animal Rights (1996). The End of Everything (as Voodoo Child). Rare: The Collected B-Sides 1989-1993.

I Like to Score (1997). Mobysongs. Play: Limited Edition 2 CD Box Set. Play (1999).

18 (2002). 18 B Sides + DVD (2003). Baby Monkey (as Voodoo Child, 2004). Hotel (2005).

is the spawn of Satan" [4] (http://www.moby-online.com/cms/viewdiary.asp?Diary_ID=85&ViewType=Next). "George W. they've opened their doors to UN inspectors, they're being bombed by british and american troops, american forces are massing at their borders, american diplomats are actively looking to assinate saddam hussein, etc." [3] (http://www.worldnetdaily.com/news/article.asp?ARTICLE_ID=30345). "i'm actually kind of impressed by iraq's patience right now...i mean, look at it objectively.

"why can't a democrat get fired up about protecting the environment and enacting gun control legislation just as right wing republicans get fired up about making sure that children have access to assault weapons and banning 'the catcher in the rye' and 'harry potter'?" [2] (http://www.moby.com/cms/emaildiary.asp?Diary_ID=1137).

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