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Skunk Anansie
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Musicians
    (February 1994-2001)
    Formed in London
    Skin - Deborah Anne Dyer - September 3, 1969 - Lead vocalist
    Cass - Richard Keith Lewis - Bassist
    Ace - Martin Ivor Kent - Guitarist
    Robbie France - Original drummer
    Mark - Mark Richardson - May 28, 1970 - Drummer
    Skin labels their music as 'clit-rock.'
    Anansie (the spider-man) comes for a West Indian folk tale, they then added the name Skunk to make their name sound real nasty.
    Their fans refer to them as SA.
    Like most punkers, they purposely attempt to shock their fans.
    Their music is meant to be played loud.
    Skin said: 'We don't write love songs; but we've written a couple of HATE songs.'
    The group has taken strong political stands.
    'Skunk Song' has very anti-police lyrics.
    They lost both MTV European Music Awards for Best Live Act & Best Group (1997).
    All of them have cool nicknames, except for the drummer, Mark (AmIAnnoying.com's Marc comments: 'How rude!').
    When the group broke up Skin went on to a solo career. with Cass doing some of her backing.
    Cass and Skin met through what they call 'a mutual enemy.'
    They recorded their first album at a haunted house.
    'Selling Jesus' is on the soundtrack of 'Strange Days' and was featured on the bonus CD to an issue of CMJ New Music Monthly Magazine.
    When the band split, all of the members found jobs elsewhere.
    They performed their first gig the day Kurt Cobain died.
    Kerrang magazine readers voted them Best British Band in 1995 and Best Live Band of 1996.
    They were the only European performers to play at Nelson Mandela's 80th birthday show (1998).
    They are multi-racial.
    Caught Magazine said of them it is 'Just the sort of band your parents would hate!' (September 1996).
    Their album 'Stoosh' (pronounced Stush) is West Indian slang for well dressed.
    For 2019, as of last week, Out of 4 Votes: 100% Annoying
    In 2018, Out of 2 Votes: 50.0% Annoying
    In 2017, Out of 5 Votes: 80.0% Annoying
    In 2016, Out of 5 Votes: 80.0% Annoying
    In 2015, Out of 8 Votes: 50.0% Annoying
    In 2014, Out of 25 Votes: 56.00% Annoying
    In 2013, Out of 26 Votes: 65.38% Annoying
    In 2012, Out of 20 Votes: 80.0% Annoying
    In 2011, Out of 12 Votes: 83.33% Annoying
    In 2010, Out of 34 Votes: 73.53% Annoying
    In 2009, Out of 31 Votes: 70.97% Annoying
    In 2008, Out of 41 Votes: 63.41% Annoying
    In 2007, Out of 76 Votes: 76.32% Annoying
    In 2006, Out of 167 Votes: 55.69% Annoying
    In 2005, Out of 158 Votes: 74.05% Annoying
 
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