he real name of the musician is Oceana Malman. She is a German-American singer, mostly performing in English. Her music is a great mix of pop, soul, funk, reggae and hip-hop. Oceana is mostly famous for 2 of her songs, the lyrical Cry Cry and the rhythmical Endless Summer, which was the official song of Europe Football Championship in 2012.The story of «the Fabulous Four from Liverpool» named «the Beatles» has its continuation through a music project called LondonBeat. Even though it is simply impossible to compare to anyone else, this band is a real phenomenon of the global pop-culture.
Oceana’s mother is German, she is a fashion designer, mostly working in Paris and New York. The USA is where her husband and Oceana’s dad is from. He is a DJ with American-German roots. He used to travel a lot for work and would often bring his wife and his daughter with him, that’s why Oceana has been living between the 2 countries from a very young age. Moreover Oceana attended quite a few different concerts with her mum, such as Burning Spear, James Brown, Ziggy Marley. Her grandma and grandpa who lived near Hamburg were both artists. Oceana spent a lot of time at their place as a child. As a little girl, she was taking ballet and singing lessons and was featured in a Beker movie at the age of 5.Read more
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This German-American singer has only produced 2 albums, but both of them boast a large variety of music styles, you can find elements of soul, jazz, funk. The singer is using a lot of modern rhythmical beats.
Let’s take a closer look at each one of the albums.
This album was released in 2012 and contains 15 tracks. Oceana stayed true to her style introducing jazz and soul motives. The key song of the album is My House, which catches everyone’s attention from the first notes. The lovers of lyrical music are bound to enjoy Say Sorry. Those who prefer more rhythmic and energetic music would be drawn to Lose Control. Endless Summer is particularly special. It is on everyone’s mind since being the official song of Europe Football Championship in 2012.
Oceana is normally associated with pop music, but jazz and soul definitely left their mark, that’s why you will often hear of Oceana as the main successor of Amy Winehouse retro traditions.
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