Label: Musikexpress - musikexpress 108 • Format: CD Compilation, Promo • Country: Germany • Genre: Electronic, Hip Hop, Rock • Style: Alternative Rock, Garage Rock, Pop Rock, Indie Rock, Conscious, Synth-pop
Flores and Onofrio Lollino. They were popular in the mid-'90s for producing a series of popdance and rap songs, many of which were distinguished by their humorous or risque lyrics. The artist name comes from the band members simply both having twenty fingers on their hands together. The tune was a global success, particularly in France where it was a number one hit for three weeks.
It peaked the top 5 in several European countries such as Italy and Germany also reached the top ten in other countries, including Austria, Belgium, New Zealand and Australia.
It also reached number 14 in the U. The single, which involved a woman mocking the size of a man's penis, was also released in a clean version replacing the words "short dick" with "short short", which was also released under the censored title "Short Short Man" in the UK and several other countries.
This new version, remixed by Strikereached 11, whereas the original only reached 21 in the UK Singles Chart in Mohr told the Los Angeles Times that the point of the song was to attract attention.
So we decided a song that turned the tables on men might attract some attention". The music video images Gillette singing "Short Dick Man" or "Short Short Man" on a beach alternate with those of a brawny man performing a photo session.
All eleven songs on this album were recorded with Gillette on guest vocals, except one song, the second single called " Lick It ", which featured vocals of singer Roula.
Their second single was another success in Europe and in clubs all around the world, which reached 48 in the same chart. The duo scored another hit with their third and fourth singles "Mr. Personality" and "You're a Dog" with moderate success respectively, both with Gillette on featured vocals. In Germany and Poland, the two latter mentioned single releases were still credited under "20 Fingers feat.
Gillette", while in the other countries as "Gillette". Inthe group released their second self-titled studio album, 20 Fingers worldwide or retitled simply as L'Album in Francewhich unlike the 20 Finger 20 Toes - Various - Sounds - Now! album had the peculiarity of featuring different vocalists for almost every song. Next to all new original material, this album also consisted of three previously released 20 Fingers singles "Short Dick Man", "Lick It", a remix of "Mr.
The fact that all previous 20 Fingers singles, whether in their original or remixed form, are included on this album, it has been sometimes considered a compilation album and has been released under the title The Best of 20 Fingers in Asia. Their fifth single "Sex Machine" featuring singer Katrina Roxanne Dawn as well as Camille Alvey was released inwhich was another club hit but did not sell as well as its predecessors.
A "Megamix" of their first three hits was also released as a single in France only, titled "Megamix Explosion". Sinceno single releases had been released under the 20 Fingers artist name and the group went on hiatus but continued producing music and pursuing solo careers.
The album and the three singles didn't chart well. InMohr and Babie wrote and produced the song "Sex Tonight" from Gilette's third solo album Did I Say That which was the first and only release out of the album and became a minor club hit in the U.
Musically 20 Fingers are known for their 20 Finger 20 Toes - Various - Sounds - Now! House Of Cards - Flesh For Lulu - Plastic Fantastic heavy beats, sounds and melodies.
They mix dance with hip hop, pop, rock and Europop, which was popular in Europe, Oceania and South America in the s. Lyrically, the group do not always follow a traditional verse-chorus structure such as 20 Finger 20 Toes - Various - Sounds - Now! "Short Dick Man" or "Putang Ina Mo" Tagalog for lit. The lyrics were distinguished by their humorous or risque lyrics, often Normale Folie - Chacalcolik - La Naissance Démo explicit including Palabras, Promesas - Jeanette - Porque Te Vas, such as in their singles and "Position 9", similar to fellow Europop groups as E-Roticwhich often led to the songs becoming controversial.
The first single "Short Dick Man", which involves a woman mocking the size of a man's penis, was later released in a clean version replacing the word "dick" with "short", with also a retitled censored title "Short Short Man". From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. For the Iranian film, see 20 Fingers film. Personality" was released as a Gillette solo song in selected countries.
Roula and "Don't Laugh" by Winx. Record Research. London: Guinness World Records Limited. Hit Parade Italia. Retrieved July 6, 20 Finger 20 Toes - Various - Sounds - Now! Nerada - Position 9 CD at Discogs". Charlie Babie Manfred Mohr J. Flores Onofrio Lollino. Personality " Authority control MusicBrainz : a0a6-c7aad7-aa2d-2ebb85fa. Categories : Musical groups established in American dance music groups American electronic music groups American house music groups American novelty song performers American Eurodance groups.
Released as Gillette's solo debut album intitled On the Attack in selected countries. Second and final studio album by 20 Fingers. On the Attack and More. GER : Gold . Personality " feat. Gillette [a]. Gillette [b]. Katrina [c]. MusicBrainz : a0a6-c7aad7-aa2d-2ebb85fa.
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