Winters, was a Canadian-born singer, songwriter, dancer, actress, model, and full-time preacher. She was the lead singer for the Prince-mentored female trio Vanity 6, which recorded the 1982 R&B hit "Nasty Girl". Matthews formally gave up her stage name "Vanity" and became a born-again Christian in 1994, the year she almost died from the effects of snorting cocaine. According to Matthews, after being rushed to the hospital, doctors said she had three days left to live and she was on life support. She told everyone in interviews that Jesus spoke to her during this time and saved her if she promised to give up her "Vanity" persona.
In 1995, Matthews was quoted "When I came to the Lord Jesus Christ, I threw out about 1,000 tapes of mine—every interview, every tape, every video. Everything." Sadly, she died on February 15, 2016, from sclerosing encapsulating peritonitis, a rare complication of a peritoneal dialysis, a treatment for patients with severe chronic kidney disease, which Denise suffered due to her previous drug use. Her Website: http://www.denisematthews.com/ 2. A hardcore punk band from Perth http://www.facebook.com/home.php?sk=lf#!/vanityhc 3. A Swedish band http://www.myspace.com/vanityse 4.
Italian gothic band https://www.facebook.com/VanityDoom 5. An Oi! band. Released a demo in 2013 and the Vain In Life Promo Tape in 2014. Members of Creem and The Rival Mob.
Debut LP from the NYC street rock band of Evan Radigan and Colman Durkee. This record follows in the tradition of the genre's great forebearers of melodic, yet dirty and driving rock 'n' roll-inspired oi. FFO: Red Alert, the Templars, and dove-shovin'. Read more on Last.fm.
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