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Name: Cynthia Ann Stephanie Lauper                                               
Born: 22 June 1953 New York City, New York                                       
Genre(s): Pop, Dance-pop, New Wave                                               
Occupation(s): Singer-songwriter, producer, actress (film & stage)               
Instrument(s): Vocals, Appalachian dulcimer, guitar, recorder, omnichord,         
trombone, percussion, Electric bajo                                               
Years active: 1978 - present                                                     
Cynthia Ann Stephanie "Cyndi" Lauper (born June 22, 1953) is an American Grammy   
Award-winning singer, MTV VMA-winning video and Emmy Award-winning film,         
television and theatre actress. She became a household name in the mid-eighties   
with the release of the album, She's So Unusual and became the first artist in   
history to have four top-five singles released from one album. Cyndi has         
released 11 albums, over 40 singles, and has sold more than 50 million albums     
worldwide. She continues to tour the world in support of human rights.