He has won five ARIA Awards and received a nomination for an MTV EMA for Best Asia and Pacific Act. On 10 February , he won three Grammy Awards at the 55th Annual Grammy Awards Show: Record of the Year and Best Pop Duo/ Group Performance for "Somebody That I Used to Know" and Best Alternative Music. Some of my favourite songs from the last two years ('11 and '12). Almost all of them from albums well worth exploring. I called it Excellence Majestic Selection, because I liked the way it sounded vaguely like a compilation of 12th century Chinese music deejayed by an Emperor-like figure. I can assure you all the songs. Wally de Backer, Belgian-born Australian multi-instrumentalist, self-admitted “ tinkerer,” and singer-songwriter (aka Gotye), digs unusual instruments – like th e rare s French electronic musical instrument, the ondioline (invented in the late 's.) He's brought one to the studio to perform tunes from the ondioline.
21 Jul The film shows a few locals watching Somebody That I Used to Know on their phones, but de Backer is happy to slip into the background and meet on a musical level, away from any fame that's been a byproduct of his music. “I'm a rabid music lover always looking for new things I haven't heard before or. 21 Jul Australian musical artist Gotye had an inescapable #1 hit song in the early part of this decade, but now he's just somebody that you used to know. Gotye also agreed up front to give 50% of his “Somebody That I Used To Know” royalties to the estate of Luiz Bonfa, whose song “Seville” is sampled on. 10 Jul The BBC artist page for Gotye. Find the best clips, watch programmes, catch up on the news, and read the latest Gotye interviews.
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