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Irene Cara (born on March 18, 1962 in New York City, New York) is an American singer, Academy Award-winning songwriter and actress of African, Cuban and Puerto Rican descent.

Cara won an Academy Award in 1984 in the category of Best Original Song for co-writing Flashdance…What a Feeling. She is best known for her recordings of the songs Fame and Flashdance… What a Feeling. She also starred in the 1980 film version of Fame.


Her father Gaspar (died in… read more

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  • Clorofila
  • Lets fix the "Flashdance...What A Feeling" tags [7] I have my tag wrong since the first time... Just fix it, now the scrobbler tell me "you've listened to Irene Cara, but not this track"
  • Timeless!
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  • why me? <3
  • Can't believe how many incorrect tags for Flashdance...What A Feeling [2]
  • FAME....I'm gonna die one day. Why me
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  • fajne :):)
  • Flashdance...What A Feeling. ♥

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