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Tina Weymouth
Weymouth performing in 1986
Background information
Birth name Martina Michèle Weymouth
Born November 22, 1950 (1950-11-22) (age 69)
Coronado, California, U.S.
Genres New wave, post-punk, art pop, funk
Occupations Musician, singer, songwriter, author
Instruments Vocals, bass, synthesizer, guitar
Years active 1975–present
Labels EMI, Sire
Associated acts Talking Heads, Tom Tom Club, Gorillaz

Martina Michèle Weymouth (born November 22, 1950) is an American musician, singer, songwriter, and author, best known as a founding member and bassist of the new wave group Talking Heads and its side project Tom Tom Club, which she co-founded with husband and Talking Heads drummer, Chris Frantz. In 2002, Weymouth was inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame as a member of Talking Heads.

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