Julia Nixon

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"Julia & Company" redirects here. For the television series, see Julia Child & Company.

Julia Nixon is a rhythm and blues singer.[1] In the mid-1980s, she began leading a musical group called Julia & Company. The band had two singles that charted on the UK Singles Chart. "Breakin' Down (Sugar Samba)" reached #15,[2] while "I'm So Happy" reached #56.[3] Her first solo album was released in 2007.[4] At the 2009 Wammies, Nixon won the Urban Contemporary Vocalist Award and her ensemble, Julia & Company, won the Urban Contemporary Duo/Group Award.[5]

References[edit]

  1. ^ George W. Stone (November 2007). "Project Julia". DC Magazine: 90. Retrieved February 20, 2010. 
  2. ^ "Breakin' Down (Sugar Samba)". Chart Stats. Archived from the original on July 22, 2012. Retrieved February 28, 2010. 
  3. ^ "I'm So Happy". Chart Stats. Archived from the original on July 21, 2012. Retrieved February 28, 2010. 
  4. ^ Mike Joyce (November 16, 2007). "Julia Nixon "Keepin' on Track" Double Dawg". The Washington Post. Retrieved February 20, 2010. 
  5. ^ J. Freedom du Lac (February 16, 2009). "Live Last Night: The Wammies". The Washington Post. Retrieved February 20, 2010.