Grace Jones

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Grace Jones was born May 19, 1948 in Spanish Town, St. Catherine, British Jamaica, and is a Jamaican-American model, singer, songwriter, record producer, actress and general force of nature. Grace Jones was 13 when she moved to live with her parents in Syracuse, New York, and signed up to be a model when she was 18, and moved to Paris in 1970 to pursue her career further. Grace Jones signed her first recording contract with Island in the mid-1970s, and released her debut album Portfolio, which featured her interpretation of La Vie En Rose, in 1977. Grace Jones made a trio of iconic albums – Warm Leatherette, Nightclubbing, Living My Life – with Sly Dunbar and Robbie Shakespeare and the Compass Point All Stars, which also gave her a UK Official Singles Chart breakthrough with Private Life in 1980. Grace Jones also begun to act, featuring in Conan The Destroyer and A View To A Kill. Grace Jones’ biggest song came in 1985, with Slave To The Rhythm, originally intended as a release by Frankie Goes To Hollywood. Grace Jones’ influence on pop and performance is as significant as Bowie’s and has inspired an array of artists. Grace Jones received the Order of Jamaica from the Jamaican government in 2018.
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Latest news about Grace Jones

Date Title, Artist Peak
Pos
WoC Wks
No 1
Chart
Facts
26.07.
1980
PRIVATE LIFE
GRACE JONES
ISLAND WIP6629
17 08 00
20.06.
1981
PULL UP TO THE BUMPER
GRACE JONES
ISLAND WIP6696
53 04 00
30.10.
1982
THE APPLE STRETCHING/NIPPLE TO THE BOTTLE
ISLAND WIP6779
50 04 00
Buy
02.04.
1983
MY JAMAICAN GUY
GRACE JONES
ISLAND IS103
56 05 00
12.10.
1985
SLAVE TO THE RHYTHM
GRACE JONES
ZTT IS206
12 09 00
18.01.
1986
PULL UP TO THE BUMPER/LA VIE EN ROSE
ISLAND IS240
12 11 00
Buy
01.03.
1986
LOVE IS THE DRUG
GRACE JONES
ISLAND IS266
35 05 00
24.05.
1986
PRIVATE LIFE {1986}
GRACE JONES
NO-LABEL MIUCT1824
91 01 00
15.11.
1986
I'M NOT PERFECT (BUT I'M PERFECT FOR YOU)
MANHATTAN MT15
56 03 00
21.03.
1987
PARTY GIRL
GRACE JONES
NO-LABEL MIUCT1767
82 02 00
28.04.
1990
AMADO MIO
GRACE JONES
NO-LABEL MIUCT0141
96 01 00
07.05.
1994
SLAVE TO THE RHYTHM
GRACE JONES
ZTT ZANG50CD2
28 04 00
25.11.
2000
PULL UP TO THE BUMPER
GRACE JONES VS FUNKSTAR DELUXE
CLUB TOOLS 0120375CLU
60 02 00
Buy
Date Title, Artist Peak
Pos
WoC Wks
No 1
Chart
Facts
30.08.
1980
WARM LEATHERETTE
GRACE JONES
ISLAND ILPS9592
45 02 00
23.05.
1981
NIGHTCLUBBING
GRACE JONES
ISLAND ILPS9624
35 19 00
20.11.
1982
LIVING MY LIFE
GRACE JONES
ISLAND ILPS9722
15 23 00
09.11.
1985
SLAVE TO THE RHYTHM
GRACE JONES
ZTT GRACE1
12 08 00
14.12.
1985
ISLAND LIFE
GRACE JONES
ISLAND GJ1
04 30 00
29.11.
1986
INSIDE STORY
GRACE JONES
MANHATTAN MTL1007
61 02 00
15.11.
2008
HURRICANE
GRACE JONES
WALL OF SOUND WOS050CD
42 02 00
16.05.
2015
DISCO
GRACE JONES
ISLAND/UMC 5354648
99 01 00