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Debbie Harry
Debbie Harry with Blondie in October 1977
Background information
Birth name Angela Tremble
Born July 1, 1945 (1945-07-01) (age 74)
Miami, Florida, U.S.
Origin New York City, New York, U.S.
Genres
Occupations
  • Singer
  • songwriter
  • actress
Instruments Vocals
Years active 1964–present
Labels
  • Private Stock
  • Chrysalis
  • Geffen
  • Epic
  • Sire
  • Eleven Seven
Associated acts
  • Blondie
  • the Wind in the Willows
  • the Jazz Passengers

Deborah Ann Harry (born Angela Tremble; July 1, 1945) is an American singer, songwriter, model and actress, known as the lead singer of the new wave band Blondie. Her recordings with the band reached the number-one charts place in the United States and the United Kingdom on many occasions through 1979 to 1981 (plus a sixth UK number-one in 1999). Blondie's song "Rapture" is considered the first rap song to chart at number one in the US. Harry also achieved success as a solo artist before reforming Blondie in the late 1990s. Her acting career includes credits in over 60 films and television programs.

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