Margaret (born 1991) is a Polish singer and songwriter. Before her
mainstream debut, she performed with underground bands, recorded
soundtracks for television commercials and produced a fashion blog.
Through her blogging, she was discovered by music manager Sławomir
Berdowski and signed by the record label Extensive Music. Margaret
gained international recognition with her singles "Thank You Very Much"
(2013) and "Cool Me Down" (2016), the first of which was included on her
first extended play (EP) All I Need, and charted in several European
countries. In 2014, she released her debut studio album Add the Blonde,
which reached the top ten in the Polish charts. By re-releasing it in
2016, Margaret had her first Polish top five and Sweden-charting single
with "Cool Me Down". In 2015, she recorded a collaborative jazz album
with Matt Dusk titled Just the Two of Us. Her third studio album, Monkey
Business (2017), became her second top-ten album in Poland.
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Today's selected anniversaries:
The Orange River Convention was signed in Bloemfontein, with
Britain agreeing to recognise the independence of the Orange Free State
in present-day South Africa.
As part of a lease agreement with Cuba, the United States
assumed control of part of Guantánamo Bay to operate coaling and naval
stations, including Guantanamo Bay Naval Base.
Plutonium (sample pictured) was first chemically identified by
chemist Glenn T. Seaborg and his team at the University of California,
A B-2 Spirit stealth bomber crashed on the runway shortly after
takeoff from Andersen Air Force Base in Guam in the most expensive crash
in U.S. Air Force history.
Wiktionary's word of the day:
1. Contemplation of one's navel as an aid to meditation.
2. (derogatory) Excessive focus on oneself; self-indulgent
3. (sometimes derogatory) (Disproportionate) concentration on a single
Wikiquote quote of the day:
The cost of liberty is less than the price of repression.
--W. E. B. Du Bois
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