[48], Enigma's first album, MCMXC a.D., combines Gregorian chants[20][49] and religious overtones with atmospheric synths,[50] a hypnotic music-set, and a dance-like beat,[51] along with elements of pop and ambience[1] all accompanied by french-like whispers provided by Sandra. and Peterson is listed as "F. Gregorian". Auf dem ersten Album verwendete er das Pseudonym „Curly MC“. Let us know your opinion in the comment section now! Dem Mixtape gingen zwei Lieder von Salmo voraus, La bestia in me[3] und Venice Beach, sowie Non sopporto von Nitro, Salmo und Jack the Smoker. Montrealgotstyle is a young blogging firm and marketing agency that works day after day to provide the best platform to promote and share our city’s cutlure. [61][62], MCMXC a.D. and The Cross of Changes (1990 - 1995), Le Roi Est Mort, Vive Le Roi! It features guest musicians Brazilian singer-songwriter Mark Josher, Indonesian singer Anggun, female voice Nanuk, and English electro-pop duo Aquilo. The slang he uses are typical expressions we can hear in the east end of Montreal while he maintains the caliber and mainstream appeal of rappers from France. Die letzte Solo-Single Gambit konnte allerdings nicht an diese Erfolge anknüpfen. This compilation includes 12 new remixed tracks from the album by artists such as Boca Junior, Tocadisco, and more. Curly bedeutet im Englischen „lockig“ (dahinter verbirgt sich ein Wortspiel mit rumänischem Hintergrund: „creț“ heißt auf Rumänisch kraus / gelockt). A lot of hip hop heads consider Enima as a French version of a Us rapper but to me his sound represents Montreal regardless. Studios. 1993 begann Mike Staab, Kopf und Produzent von Mysterious Art, neue Produktionen unter dem Namen Magic Affair zu veröffentlichen, und war damit in ganz Europa und darüber hinaus erfolgreich. [20], The 2000 release of The Screen Behind the Mirror included samples from Carl Orff's Carmina Burana on four tracks on the album. Februar 2020 um 15:16 Uhr bearbeitet. Let us know what you think of the Last.fm website. A new version of Last.fm is available, to keep everything running smoothly, please reload the site. Cretu had released several solo records, collaborated with various artists, and produced albums for his then-wife, German pop singer Sandra, before he conceived the idea of a new-age, worldbeat project. Höchstplatzierung, Gesamtwochen, Auszeichnung, Template:Charttabelle/Wartung/vorläufig/2019, https://de.wikipedia.org/w/index.php?title=Machete_Empire_Records&oldid=204402993, „Creative Commons Attribution/Share Alike“, 2020 – Slait, Tha Supreme, Low Kidd & Young Miles –. Leute, die neben ihm an der Produktion des ersten Albums beteiligt waren, hätten diese Information schließlich weitergegeben, so Cretu. [55] Cretu has cited the progressive rock band Yes as an influence. Er stand selbst als Künstler auf der Bühne, wirkt jedoch meist als Komponist und Produzent im Hintergrund, unter anderem für Sandra, Peter Cornelius und Enigma. [42][43][44] The case was settled out of court for an undisclosed amount of money and all further releases of the song were credited (including royalties) to the Kuos. 1993 produzierte er zusammen mit Jens Gad das Album Welcome To The Soul Asylum des Münchner Musikers Angel X (bürgerlich: Andreas Harde). Every artist is looking for a breakthrough at one point another, sometimes you’re at the right place at the right time then you get signed and sometimes you drop a bomb and the world changes forever. [17], Soon after working with Michael Cretu on the first Enigma album, German producer Frank Peterson left the project to focus on Gregorian, a band that performs mostly covers of modern pop and rock songs with Gregorian-like vocals and symphonic instruments. Numerous samples were used, including from songs by Genesis, Black Sabbath, Vangelis, and U2. An Machete Mixtape 4 waren neben der gesamten Crew auch Fabri Fibra, Marracash, Gemitaiz, Ghali, Izi und Tedua beteiligt. The first was The Cross of Changes (1993), which incorporated tribal and ethnic influences and sold over 8 million copies worldwide,[5] followed by Le Roi Est Mort, Vive Le Roi! Trotz des ausbleibenden Erfolges übernahm Cretu das Kommando und produzierte mit Sandra und dem als Hubert Kah bekannten Sänger und Songwriter Hubert Kemmler den Song Maria Magdalena sowie das dazugehörige Album The Long Play. Enima made his first solo appearance online 6 years ago with the track “Fuck Le 9-5” and at this stage of his career you could already notice certain key features of his music. Erst später wurde bekannt, dass Cretu der kreative Kopf hinter dem Projekt war. The Platinum Collection, a 3-CD compilation, was released on 27 November 2009 in Germany, and on 9 February 2010 worldwide. [17] The Cross of Changes was released in December 1993, and reached number one in the UK and number 9 in the US. [25], To commemorate the fifteen years of Enigma, a limited-edition album called 15 Years After was launched, which was the size of an LP vinyl disk, with Leonardo da Vinci's art in the cover, a big booklet with extra art, and featured eight compact discs: all the previous albums, the DVD Remember the Future, and a special and exclusive bonus CD, The Dusted Variations, which included Chill-out versions of several of the project's greatest hits. and Peterson is listed as "F. Gregorian". [23][24], 2003's Voyageur saw a change of direction for the project, with most of the prominent Enigma signature elements (the ethnic and Gregorian chants, the Shakuhachi flutes) no longer employed. View version history Edit this wiki Artist descriptions on Last.fm are editable by everyone. Außer für Sandra war Michael Cretu für verschiedene andere Pop-Künstler als Produzent tätig, u. a. für Hubert Kah, Peter Schilling, Peter Cornelius und Inker & Hamilton. [40][41], In 1998, Cretu was sued by Difang and Igay Duana, the voices of which are used in "Return to Innocence", over the unauthorized usage of their song without credit. 1999 und 2001 nahm er mit dem Jamaikaner Andru Donalds zwei Alben auf. and The Screen Behind The Mirror (1996 - 2002), Voyageur, A posteriori, and Seven Lives Many Faces (2003 - 2009), The Fall of a Rebel Angel and Enigma's Social Song (2010 - present), CS1 maint: BOT: original-url status unknown (. [2][12][47] Michael Cretu has said in an Q&A that he is " always looking for the unknown and I am trying to find new ways to express my ideas." He recalled management "fell off their chairs" when he requested it, "but it worked". In 1988, Cretu and Sandra married and relocated to the Spanish island of Ibiza. On 26 September 2006, Enigma's sixth album A Posteriori was released worldwide, containing a new version of "Hello and Welcome" and the new song "Goodbye, Milky Way". Nach Cretus Angaben (in einem ARD-Fernsehinterview 1994) wäre es ihm lieber gewesen, wenn nicht bekannt geworden wäre, dass Enigma sein Projekt ist. Spring from Spain, and Rasa Serra from Lithuania provided other important parts of the vocals like the bridge, backing, and verse of the final version of the single. [1] Cretu had released several solo records, collaborated with various artists, and produced albums for his then-wife, German pop singer Sandra, before he conceived the idea of a new-age, worldbeat project. It did not achieve the same level of success that they enjoyed previously, and as a result, only two of the three singles originally slated were released. It became the first song ever created for and by the fans via the internet.[32]. Michael Cretu (Geburtsname: Mihai Crețu, ausgesprochen „Kretzu“) (* 18.Mai 1957 in Bukarest) ist ein deutsch-rumänischer Musiker, der zu den erfolgreichsten Musikproduzenten der Gegenwart gehört. Bis heute verkaufte Michael Cretu mit Sandra weltweit 32 Millionen Tonträger. 91.7k Followers, 569 Following, 32 Posts - See Instagram photos and videos from Enima (@enimamms) Four singles were released in 1994: "Return to Innocence", "The Eyes of Truth", "Age of Loneliness", and "Out from the Deep". Some of these tracks were available previously on the original A Posteriori iTunes version of the album and the previously mentioned DVD release. While some people might think that “MMS” was just a remix of a popular song, it quickly grabbed the public while gaining thousand of  views, a serious fan base and spins in the local clubs.