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k.d. lang

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Kathryn Dawn Lang, OC (born November 2, 1961), known by her stage name k.d. lang, is a Canadian pop and country singer-songwriter and occasional actress. She gives her name in lowercase letters, with the given names contracted to initials and no space between these initials. Lang has won both Juno Awards and Grammy Awards for her musical performances; hits include "Constant Craving" and "Miss Chatelaine". She has contributed songs to movie soundtracks and has teamed with musicians such as Roy Orbison, Tony Bennett, Elton John and Anne Murray. Lang is also known for being a vegan as well as an animal rights, gay rights and Tibetan human rights activist. She performed Leonard Cohen's "Hallelujah" live at the opening ceremony of the 2010 Winter Olympics in Vancouver, Canada.     Description above from the Wikipedia article k.d. lang, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.  


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Born:
Nov 2, 1961 In Consort, Alberta, Canada
Movie/TV Credits:
19
First Appeared:
In the series Saturday Night Live 1975-10-11
Latest Project:
Movie Tower of Song: A Memorial Tribute to Leonard Cohen 2018-01-03
Known For
Poster of The Ellen DeGeneres Show
Poster of Teresa's Tattoo
Poster of Pee-Wee's Playhouse Christmas Special
Poster of Roy Orbison: Black & White Night
Filmography
Movie Tower of Song: A Memorial Tribute to Leonard Cohen 2018-01-03
Movie Roy Orbison: Black and White Night 30 herself 2017-01-31
Movie Tony Bennett Celebrates 90 2016-12-20
Movie Tony Bennett: Duets - The Making of an American Classic Herself 2007-05-01
Movie Tony Bennett: An American Classic 2006-11-21
Movie The Black Dahlia Lesbian Bar Singer 2006-09-15
Series The Ellen DeGeneres Show Unknown 2003-09-08
Movie Eye of the Beholder Hilary 1999-09-04
Series The Last Don Dita Tommey 1997-05-11
Series Dharma & Greg Unknown 1997-09-24
Series Intimate Portrait Unknown 1994-01-03
Movie Teresa's Tattoo Michelle 1994-03-15
Series Late Night with Conan O'Brien Unknown 1993-09-13
Series The Tonight Show with Jay Leno Unknown 1992-05-25
Movie Salmonberries Kotzebue 1991-10-31
Movie Roy Orbison: Black & White Night 1988-11-11
Movie Pee-Wee's Playhouse Christmas Special 1988-12-25
Series Live with Regis and Kathie Lee Unknown 1983-04-04
Series Saturday Night Live Unknown 1975-10-11