Fiona Apple

Fiona Apple

MTV video hithit single Criminal from debut album
Fiona Apple was born Fiona Apple Maggart in 1977. The daughter of singer Diana McAfee and actor Brandon Maggart, a family friend played Apple's demo to Clean Slate Records owner Andy Slater. She was signed in 1993 at the age of 16. Her debut album, Tidal, was released in 1996 to strong reviews and "Shadowboxer" reached #24 on the US Modern Rock charts. In 1997 "Criminal" became an MTV hit and made it to #21 on the US Pop Charts. The album rose to #15 in the US. Her follow up album received a great deal of attention for its extensive title, When the Pawn Hits the Conflicts He Thinks Like a King What He Knows Throws the Blows When He Goes to the Fight and He'll Win the Whole Thing 'Fore He Enters the Ring There's No Body to Batter When Your Mind Is Your Might So When You Go Solo, You Hold Your Own Hand and Remember That Depth Is the Greatest of Heights and if You Know Where You Stand, Then You Know Where to Land and if You Fall It Won't Matter, 'Cuz You'll Know That You're Right. The title was generally shortened to When the Pawn... The album received even better reviews than her debut and it reached #13 in the US.Source:
I never went to concerts when I was a kid, so I never knew if what I was doing onstage was right.More Fiona Apple quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
I wanted to write a happy song. I didn't know how.More Fiona Apple quotes [11/12/2011 06:11:57]
I'm a tulip in a cup. I stand no chance of growing upMore Fiona Apple quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
What's really good is African drum music.More Fiona Apple quotes [11/12/2011 07:11:07]
Sometimes interviews are fun and good conversations, but stuff like photo shoots and appearances at places where you have to meet a lot of people - I was never really made for this kind of stuff.More Fiona Apple quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]

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