Michael Cretu (born 18 May 1957, Bucharest, Romania) is a Romanian musician. He is known also as Curly, MC or Curly M.C. because of his fair curled hair (creț means "curly" in Romanian). His peak musical activity was with the Enigma project, which was mainly based in Germany.
In the atmospheric setting of the chapel of St John’s Church, Michael Cretu, an internationally acclaimed double bassist and composer, gives a passionate talk about the history of the Roma, followed by a recital of some folk and contemporary pieces.
· Michael Cretu - the man behind Enigma, one of the biggest-selling acts of all time - has said he is resigned to artists stealing his ideas. Cretu, whose latest album with Enigma, Voyager, has just been released, is one of Europe's most successful music producers - he was the man behind Boney M's cover of Brown Girl In The Ring, one of the best-selling records of all time.
Veteran singer Michael Cretu has proved the most popular solo artist in Germany . Kylie Minogue did not disappoint her male fans as she picked up the best-selling Australian award. Russia's Kristina Orbakaite appeared shocked at winning her national award.
· Michael Cretu, acclaimed double bassist and composer, comes from a 300-year-old family tradition of musicians from Transylvania. He appeared at the Just Festival with a talk about the Roma Holocaust followed by a recital in which he played a series of traditional folk songs, jazz standards and original compositions.
Featured artist: Michael Cretu. 10th December Share; An interview with bass player and composer Michael Cretu. What led you to become a musician? I come from a 300 year-old musicians family from Transylvania. My great great grandfather was the violinist of the city of Braila, my grandfather a double bassist, my uncle a double bassist and ...
Michael Cretu (Romanian: Mihai Crețu, pronounced [miˈhaj ˈkret͡su]; born 18 May 1957) is a Romanian-German musician, singer, songwriter, and producer. He gained worldwide fame as the founder and musician behind the German musical project Enigma, formed in
Michael Cretu (born 18 May 1957) is a Romanian-German musician, singer, songwriter, and producer. He gained worldwide fame as the founder and musician behind the German musical project Enigma, formed in Initially Cretu was identified as "Curly" or "Curly M.C." in reference to his curly hair and "creț" meaning "curly" in Romanian.
Michael Cretu (Romanian; Moldavian; Moldovan: Mihai Crețu, in Romanian; Moldavian; Moldovan pronounced as /miˈhaj ˈkret͡su/; born 18 May 1957) is a Romanian-German musician, singer, songwriter, and producer. He gained worldwide fame as the founder and musician behind the German musical project Enigma, formed in Initially Cretu was identified as "Curly" or "Curly M.C." in reference to ...
Kámoši Juniors group joined by internationally acclaimed Musician Michael Cretu. During the past fortnight, Community Arts North West’s Kámoši Juniors group have been joined by internationally acclaimed Musician Michael Cretu at their Saturday morning music workshops in Leigh, Wigan.
Michael Cretu is an internationally recognised musician and composer whose family has a long musical tradition dating back to the 17th century. Born in Bucharest, Romania Michael has been playing the double bass since he was 12. The Byzantium Connection tells his story and that of his family.
Michael Cretu, Composer - Sandra, MainArtist - Hubert Kemmler, ComposerLyricist - Markus Löhr, Composer - Richard William Palmer-James, Author (C) Virgin Music, A Division Of EMI Music Germany GmbH & Co. KG.
Michael Cretu, Producer, Engineer, StudioPersonnel - Enigma, MainArtist - Curly M.C., ComposerLyricist (C) Polydor/Island, a division of Universal Music GmbH ℗ Baloo Music S.A., under exclusive license to Polydor/Island, a division of Universal Music GmbH. 2.
At the age of 16 she fronted the all-girl disco trio Arabesque from to She rose to international stardom in with the release of her single (I'll Never Be) Maria Magdalena - its synth-based 1980's dance sound crafted by boyfriend Michael Cretu proved to be an overwhelming success, reaching #1 in …
Sandra, the voice of Enigma, a (German) rock/pop star in her own right even before she joined Michael Cretu Best 80's Fashion Look : Sandra (Germany) See more. Sandra Cretu. Pop Singers, Female Singers, German Pop, 1980, Arabesque, Madonna, Most Beautiful, San Francisco, California.
Sandra and Michael Cretu, at that point already romantically involved, moved to Munich, where Michael created his own studio, Data-Alpha, named after a song from his solo album Legionäre. Their first single together was 1984's "Japan ist weit", a German cover of the Alphaville song "Big in Japan".