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us: Mýa, 1979-

  • URI(s)

  • Instance Of

  • Scheme Membership(s)

  • Collection Membership(s)

  • Fuller Name

    • Mýa Marie Harrison
  • Variants

    • us: Harrison, Mýa, 1979-
    • us: Harrison, M. (Mýa), 1979-
    • us: Harrison, Mýa Marie, 1979-
  • Additional Information

    • Birth Date

    • Birth Place

        (naf) Baltimore (Md.)
    • Associated Locale

        (naf) United States
    • Associated Locale

        (naf) Washington (D.C.)
    • Gender

    • Associated Language

    • Field of Activity

        (lcsh) Rap (Music)
          (lcsh) Rhythm and blues music
            (lcsh) Popular music
          • Occupation

              (lcsh) Singers
                (lcsh) Actresses
                  (lcsh) Actors
                    (lcsh) Sound recording executives and producers
                      (lcsh) Philanthropists
                  • Sources

                    • found: Mya. Mya [SR] p1998: label (Mya) insert (M. Harrison)
                    • found: ("Official bio from Interscope": Mya; Mya Harrison; 18 years old [in 1998?]; b. Washington, D.C.; R&B singer)
                    • found: Now that's what I call music! 14 [SR] p2003: container (Mýa)
                    • found: Internet movie database, Apr. 12, 2010 (Mya (I); b. 10 Oct. 1978, Washington, D.C.; alternate names, the Moulin Rouge Girls, Mýa Harrison; singer, actress) January 6, 2015 (Mya (I); Mýa Marie Harrison (born October 10, 1979), professionally referred to as Mýa, is an American R&B and pop recording artist, entertainer, philanthropist, and actress)
                    • found: Wikipedia, January 6, 2015 (Mýa; Mýa Marie Harrison (born October 10, 1979), better known as Mýa, is an American hip hop and R&B singer, record producer, philanthropist, and actress; born Washington, D.C; genres: R&B, hip hop, soul, pop, dance; Years active: 1998-present)
                    • found: AllMusic website, January 6, 2015 (Mya; dancer turned smooth urban R&B vocalist who released her eponymous debut in the spring of 1998; born in Baltimore, Maryland, but raised in Washington, D.C. Born October 10, 1979 in Baltimore, MD. Genre: R&B, Pop/Rock. Styles: Contemporary R&B, Urban Pop. Also known as: Mya Harrison) {}
                    • found: Mýa official website, January 6, 2015: home page (Mýa) bio (singer, songwriter, producer, dancer/choreographer, designer, actress, activist and philanthropist; Washington, D.C. native) {}
                  • Change Notes

                    • 1998-12-01: new
                    • 2015-01-08: revised
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