Once

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Once may refer to:

Music[edit]

  • Once (Pearl Jam song), the first track on the band's debut album, Ten (1991)
  • Once (Roy Harper album), the sixteenth studio album by English rock/folk singer-songwriter Roy Harper, released in 1990 with appearances by David Gilmour, Kate Bush, Nick Harper and Nigel Mazlyn Jones
  • Once (The Tyde album), the debut album by American indie rock band The Tyde, released in 2001
  • Once (Nightwish album), the fifth studio album by Finnish symphonic metal band Nightwish, released on June 7, 2004
  • Once (Diana Vickers song), reached number 1 in the UK, released 19 April 2010 as the lead single from her album Songs from the Tainted Cherry Tree
  • Once (singer), (pronounced Ohn-chè) is the stage name of Indonesian singer and former lead vocalist of Dewa 19, Elfonda Mekel (born May 21, 1970)
  • The Once, a folk trio based out of St. John's, Newfoundland, Canada, active since 2004.

Other uses[edit]

  • A one-time occurrence
  • Once (film), a 2007 musical film written and directed by John Carney, starring musicians Glen Hansard and Markéta Irglová in a naturalistic drama set in Dublin, Ireland and won the 2007 Academy Award for Best Original Song
    • Once (musical), a musical stage adaptation based on the film, retaining many of the songs, premiering at the New York Theater Workshop in 2011, before transferring to Broadway in 2012
  • Once (novel), by Morris Gleitzman, 2005, is children's fiction set in Poland, inspired by the true story of Janusz Korczak and Hitler's attempt to exterminate the Jewish population of Europe
  • ONCE, the National Organization of the Spanish Blind
  • ONCE Group, an artists' collective that sponsored a music festival in Ann Arbor between 1961 and 1966
  • Balvanera, a neighbourhood in Buenos Aires, Argentina, named after Plaza Once de Setiembre, the alternative name of Plaza Miserere (the square in which president Bernardino Rivadavia's mausoleum is located)
    • Once railway station, IPA: [ˈonse]) is a large railway terminus in central Buenos Aires, Argentina
    • Once (Buenos Aires Metro), a station on Line H of the Buenos Aires Metro and is located at the intersection of Pueyrredón and Rivadavia avenues in the neighbourhood of Balvanera
  • El Once, an alternate name for the 1973 Chilean coup d'état