Marcella Detroit (born Marcella Levy, June 21, 1952) is an American soprano vocalist (perhaps best known for her backup singing on many Top 20 Billboard hits), guitarist, and songwriter. She released her debut album Marcella in 1982 to little success before she joined Shakespears Sister with ex-Bananarama member Siobhan Fahey. Detroit sang the lead vocals on their biggest hit, "Stay", which was number one in the United Kingdom for eight consecutive weeks. Since leaving the band in 1993, Detroit has maintained a successful solo career, and from 2002 to 2007 fronted her own self-titled blues band.

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  • Marcella Detroit, eigentlich Marcy Levy, (* 21. Juni 1952 in Detroit, Michigan) ist eine US-amerikanische Sängerin und Songschreiberin. (de)
  • Marcella Detroit (born Marcella Levy, June 21, 1952) is an American soprano vocalist (perhaps best known for her backup singing on many Top 20 Billboard hits), guitarist, and songwriter. She released her debut album Marcella in 1982 to little success before she joined Shakespears Sister with ex-Bananarama member Siobhan Fahey. Detroit sang the lead vocals on their biggest hit, "Stay", which was number one in the United Kingdom for eight consecutive weeks. Since leaving the band in 1993, Detroit has maintained a successful solo career, and from 2002 to 2007 fronted her own self-titled blues band. (en)
  • Dopo i primi anni di attività negli anni settanta, durante i quali si è esibita col nome d'arte Marcy Levy collaborando anche con importanti artisti come Aretha Franklin, Eric Clapton, Alice Cooper e Bette Midler, nel 1982 pubblica un primo album da solista, Marcella, usando le vere generalità. Successivamente, nel 1988, è entrata a far parte del duo femminile Shakespears Sister, insieme a Siobhan Fahey, ex componente del gruppo pop Bananarama.Dopo la separazione dalla Fahey ha pubblicato altri album da solista, il primo dei quali, Jewel, del 1994, contiene un duetto con Elton John, e, tra le altre canzoni, I Believe, che è stata inserita nella compilation del Festivalbar in Italia. (it)
  • Marcella Detroit, właściwie Marcella Levy (ur. 21 czerwca 1952 w Detroit, Michigan, USA) – piosenkarka, autorka tekstów i muzyki. Jest znana przede wszystkim z twórczości w Shakespears Sister, a także z charakterystycznego sopranowego głosu. (pl)
  • Marcella Levy (nascida em 21 de junho de 1952, mais conhecida pelo nome artístico Marcella Detroit) é uma cantora norte-americana, ex-membro do Shakespears Sister. (pt)
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  • Marcella Detroit, eigentlich Marcy Levy, (* 21. Juni 1952 in Detroit, Michigan) ist eine US-amerikanische Sängerin und Songschreiberin. (de)
  • Marcella Detroit (born Marcella Levy, June 21, 1952) is an American soprano vocalist (perhaps best known for her backup singing on many Top 20 Billboard hits), guitarist, and songwriter. She released her debut album Marcella in 1982 to little success before she joined Shakespears Sister with ex-Bananarama member Siobhan Fahey. Detroit sang the lead vocals on their biggest hit, "Stay", which was number one in the United Kingdom for eight consecutive weeks. Since leaving the band in 1993, Detroit has maintained a successful solo career, and from 2002 to 2007 fronted her own self-titled blues band. (en)
  • Marcella Detroit, właściwie Marcella Levy (ur. 21 czerwca 1952 w Detroit, Michigan, USA) – piosenkarka, autorka tekstów i muzyki. Jest znana przede wszystkim z twórczości w Shakespears Sister, a także z charakterystycznego sopranowego głosu. (pl)
  • Marcella Levy (nascida em 21 de junho de 1952, mais conhecida pelo nome artístico Marcella Detroit) é uma cantora norte-americana, ex-membro do Shakespears Sister. (pt)
  • Dopo i primi anni di attività negli anni settanta, durante i quali si è esibita col nome d'arte Marcy Levy collaborando anche con importanti artisti come Aretha Franklin, Eric Clapton, Alice Cooper e Bette Midler, nel 1982 pubblica un primo album da solista, Marcella, usando le vere generalità. (it)
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