“When I saw the band One Hand One Heart on local TV they blew my mind, They were tight and shiny something was going to happen for them” Hearing that the band needed a singer, Mark approached then and landed the gig. Picked up by manager Chas Chandler (bassist from The Animals) “Chas was fascinating to work with, “a true music man who brought Jimi Hendrix to the UK”. Years of gigging followed, and then a deal with Epic records. Two singles and an album were released before One Hand One Heart fell apart. Nor, as anyone whose witnessed this amazing singer live will tell you, does it stop there.
Mark went solo and wrote his first hit So In Love With You, this record opened many doors, it led him into the dance world, a new stage name ‘Duke’ and to producers Norman Cook and Full Intention, responsible for the now classic remixes of So In Love With You. It hit the charts first in the Netherlands and then bounced from territory to territory “I will always have a love for Holland where it all began” One of his most memorable experiences was writing and producing with soul legend Bobby Womack “an experience I will never forget” Mark signed to various labels including Gary Kurfirst’s label Radioactive/Universal Records (Garbage, Live, Blondie & Talking Heads) “Gary was an amazing guy to work with, a true innovator”. Mark’s new album Fixing Broken Pieces is a soul/blues based album. All songs written, produced, recorded, all vocals & instruments by Mark Adams. Mark Adams myspace: www.myspace.com/markadamsmusic2 Tweet/ MarkAdams_music http://soundcloud.com/markadamsmusic Management: Jacquie Adams - Email email@example.com Album mastered by Chris Alexander (Full Range Mastering) excluding Wheel Of Fortune (Tube Mastering). Album design and campaign photographs by Filtastar Read more on Last.fm.
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