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Seal in Frankfurt, Germany (2006)
Background information
Birth name Seal Henry Olusegun Olumide Adeola Samuel
Born 19 February 1963 (1963-02-19) (age 47)
Origin Paddington, London, England
Genres soul, R&B, adult contemporary, soft rock, pop
Occupations Singer-songwriter, musician
Instruments vocals, guitar, bass guitar
Years active 1989–present
Labels ZTT Records
Sire Records
Warner Bros. Records
Website http://www.seal.com
.Seal Henry Olusegun Olumide Adeola Samuel (born 19 February 1963 in Paddington, London, England[1][2]), known simply as Seal, is an English soul and R&B singer-songwriter, of Nigerian background.^ Seal Henry Olusegun Olumide Adelo Samuel was born on February 19, 1963, in Paddington, London, England, to Adebisi Samuel, a Nigerian immigrant, and Frances Samuel, a Brazilian immigrant.
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^ He was born in London, UK in February 1963 to a Brazilian father and Nigerian mother.
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^ Seal, real name Sealhenry Olumide Samuel was born on 19th Feb 1963 in London.
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[3] .His name Olusegun means "God is victorious".[4] Seal is known for his numerous international hits; he is married to German model Heidi Klum.^ Seal married supermodel Heidi Klum.

^ Seal has been married his model wife, Heidi Klum, since 2005.
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^ Being married to German supermodel Heidi Klum is not Seal's only connection with Germany ?
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Contents

Early life

.The son of Nigerian and Brazilian parents, he was adopted because his parents were unable to support him financially.^ The son of Nigerian and Brazilian parents, Seal was raised in England.
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^ Seal Henry Olusegun Olumide Adelo Samuel was born in London in 1963, the son of Brazilian and Nigerian immigrants.
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^ Seal was born Seal Henry Samuel in England on February 19, 1963 to Nigerian and Brazilian parents.

He was raised in Paddington, a district of the City of Westminster in inner London. .He received a two-year diploma, or associate's degree, in architecture and worked in various jobs in the London area.^ Education: Received degree in architecture.

^ After graduating with an architectural degree, he took various jobs around London, including electrical engineering and designing leather clothing.
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^ In the early 1980s Seal completed a degree in architecture, and after various temporary jobs he joined a band called Push.
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[5]
.Seal's facial scarring is due to discoid lupus erythematosus.^ Seal's scars under his eyes were caused by a skin ailment called discoid lupus (which makes the immune system hyperactive and attacks normal tissue) when he was young.
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^ When he was younger, he suffered from discoid lupus erythematosis that left him permanently facially impaired, and resulted in hair lost.
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^ The scars under his eyes, were caused by a condition he suffered from as a child, called Discoid Lupus.
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Music career

Early career

.After a short time singing in local clubs and bars, in the 1980s, he joined Push, a British funk band, and toured with them in Japan.^ He joined an English funk band called Push, touring Japan with the band in the mid-'80s.
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^ After a while, he began singing in local clubs and bars.
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^ Shortly thereafter, he joined the British funk band Push , a stint notable for brought him to Japan for a tour.
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.In Asia, he joined a blues band in Thailand for a while before separating from the group and journeying throughout India on his own.^ While in Asia, he briefly hooked up with a Thailand blues band before continuing his journey to India, where he found a few spiritual educations.
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^ After a short time with that group, he traveled throughout India on his own.
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^ After some time with that band, he traveled throughout India on his own.
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.Seal returned to England, sleeping on the couch of friend Julian Bunster, then a model.^ When he returned to England, Steal stayed with his friend, then model Julian Bunster, and thanks to Bunster's support, Seal eventually scored his first break in music when he met British dance music producer Adamski.
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He sometimes asked him "Do I sing well?"; to which he often met the response that he sang better than most current artists. His break came when he met the producer Adamski. He was given the lyrics of the song "Killer", which was a huge hit in 1990.[citation needed]

Seal (1991)

.Seal first came to public attention as vocalist on the Adamski single "Killer" in 1990. The single eventually reached number one in 1990 in the UK. Seal subsequently signed to ZTT Records and released his début album (produced by Trevor Horn), self-titled Seal, in 1991. Two versions of the album are known to be in circulation: the original "premix" version and a second, more common version with an updated mix.^ Records released Seal's first greatest hits collection Nov.
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^ A fter his success with the first album, Seal began work on his second album which would also be self- titled "Seal".
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^ Originally, he signed Horn to produce it.

.This is attributed to the demand for a produced single rushing the final album edit, and as Seal puts it, his and producer Horn's "inability to let go."^ Seal's album Seal II ,was produced by Trevor Horn .
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^ Seal reissued “Killer” for his album, with Trevor Horn serving as producer.
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^ Seal also produced a compilation video for his debut album which was released in 1992 and included the music videos that were made for his singles as well as some acoustic, studio performances of some songs from his debut album.
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[6]
Seal was positively received by critics. .The singles "Crazy", "Future Love Paradise", and his own rendition of "Killer" performed well on the charts.^ The singles "Crazy" and his version of "Killer" charted well.
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^ Seal - Kiss from a Rose (Batman Forever Version) Seal - Amazing (New single from his new album System 2007) Seal - Crazy [OFFICIAL video] Seal - Crazy Seal - Loves Divine Seal - Loves Divine Seal - kiss from a rose Victorias Secret Fashion Show(2007)- Heidi and Seal Duet Victorias Secret Fashion Show (2007) - Seal Performs!
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^ You can get more insight on this problem from Gareth Edwards at the best Seal site in the UK, Future Love Paradise .
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In particular, "Crazy" became an international hit in 1991, reaching number seven on the Billboard Music Charts and number two in the U.K.[7]
.In April 1992 Seal performed with the surviving members of the rock band Queen at the Freddie Mercury Tribute Concert.^ By this time, Seal had established his music and sound into the music scene, and made numerous live performances and concert appearances.

^ Seal also produced a compilation video for his debut album which was released in 1992 which included the music videos that were made for his singles as well as some acoustic, stuido performances of some songs from his debut album.
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^ Seal also produced a compilation video for his debut album which was released in 1992 and included the music videos that were made for his singles as well as some acoustic, studio performances of some songs from his debut album.
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.Seal performed on his own singing the 1986 hit Who Wants To Live Forever and joined the rest of the acts for the all star finale singing We Are The Champions.^ It seems the seals need all the rest they can get.
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^ Seal performed "Kiss From A Rose" on the Batman Forever Soundtrack, which helped promote his second album and won him three Grammy awards in 1996.
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^ Not Required NOTE- Although the use of an official seal is not required by law it is prudent that all notaries use a seal when performing notarial acts.
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Seal II (1994)

.His second album, also self-titled Seal, was released in 1994. A success, the album featured the singles "Prayer for the Dying" and "Newborn Friend", later receiving a Grammy nomination for Album of the Year.^ A fter his success with the first album, Seal began work on his second album which would also be self- titled "Seal".
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^ Newborn Friend Seal (2nd LP) .

^ He released the album in 1994 with a new look.
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."Prayer for the Dying" became a minor pop hit in the U.S., peaking at #21 on the Billboard charts.^ It also became a chart topper at the Billboard Hot Adult Contemporary Tracks, the Billboard Hot Adult Top 40 Tracks, the Billboard Top 40 Mainstream and the U.S. ARC Weekly Top 40 as well as in Latvia and Australia and peaked at No.
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^ The first single, "Prayer for the Dying," a sober, reflective tune with an insistent funk beat, became a top ten hit.

^ US, where in addition to hitting the Billboard Hot 100, it also charted at No.
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.A third single, "Kiss from a Rose", performed modestly when released but was later featured in the film Batman Forever.^ In 1995, Seal released the single, "Kiss From A Rose," which was featured in the blockbuster hit movie Batman Forever.

^ He went on to produce a number of other hits (one of these was “Kiss From a Rose” , known to millions from the film “Batman Forever”) and to win several awards: You can find a complete list at www.rockonthenet.com .
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^ Preceded by the American Top 40 hit "Prayer for the Dying," the album did well upon its release, peaking at number 20 and selling a million copies by the spring of 1995, but it didn't really take off until a year after its release, when "Kiss from a Rose" was featured on the soundtrack to Batman Forever.
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."Kiss from a Rose" won a Grammy Award for Record of the Year and Grammy Award for Song of the Year in 1996, becoming Seal's best performing single on the US market (it topped the Billboard Hot 100 in late August 1995).^ Seal performed "Kiss From A Rose" on the Batman Forever Soundtrack, which helped promote his second album and won him three Grammy awards in 1996.
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^ Seal - Kiss from a rose LIVE 2004 .
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^ Seal topped the Billboard Hot 100 Singles chart for a week, the Airplay chart for 10 weeks, and the Adult Contemporary Singles chart for 12 weeks with " Kiss From A Rose ."

Human Being

.After the release of his previous album, in 1998, Seal released Human Being.^ Human Being Warner Brothers, 1998.

^ After about 3 or 4 years of hard work, Seal released his third album "Human Being" in 1998.
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^ The result was Human Being, released in 1998.

The album was the product of a turbulent time in his life, including a split and later reconciliation with producer Horn as well as Seal's parting with ZTT Records and his signing with Warner Bros. Records in 1997. The record was panned upon its release. However, it received Gold record certification by the RIAA just two months after its release date.[8] The album provided three singles, "Human Beings", "Latest Craze", and "Lost My Faith".

Togetherland

.In 2001, fans awaited the arrival of a new album, announced as Togetherland.^ Like Gareth, I suggest fans continue to recommend Seal's new album and singles to friends and buy the singles where you can.
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^ You can find the details of that information below under the Updated New Album News, but to clarify the album "Togetherland" will NOT be released.
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However, after a protracted post-production period the album was cancelled. .The official word was that Seal simply didn't think it made the grade, although this conflicts with other reports that said the album was turned down by the label because producers felt the album wouldn't be commercially successful.^ In the US, the album marked Seal's breakthrough commercial success.
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^ These classic Seals & Crofts albums have been released on fully-licensed official CDs!
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^ A fter his success with the first album, Seal began work on his second album which would also be self- titled "Seal".
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.Even so, one single was released from the album.^ Seal also released five singles from this album which include "Prayer For The Dying", "Don't Cry", "Newborn Friend", "I'm Alive" and "Kiss From A Rose" which is probably one of his most popular songs of his career.
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^ My hope is that Seal decides to release some of these songs as b-sides for the singles from the new album, but I have no information which would support that or make it true.
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^ Seal also produced a compilation video for his debut album which was released in 1992 which included the music videos that were made for his singles as well as some acoustic, stuido performances of some songs from his debut album.
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."This Could Be Heaven" was released in the US and featured on The Family Man soundtrack.^ ET) - New songs by Elvis Costello, Edwin McCain, and Seal will be featured on the soundtrack to the upcoming the Nicholas Cage film The Family Man, due from London-Sire Records on December...
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^ Extreme Rage (Germany) The Family Man (2000) (writer: "This Could Be Heaven") (performer: "This Could Be Heaven") Hooves of Fire (1999) (TV) (performer: "Crazy") ...
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.Since December 2006, Seal has indicated that he has plans to excerpt cuts from Togetherland and make them available for streaming download.^ Since they are the third rarest seal in the world, grey seals are protected during the breeding season by law, from September 1st to December 31st.
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.Meanwhile, Seal co-wrote and provided vocals for the hit single "My Vision" from Jakatta in 2002. He also recorded a successful duet with French icon Mylène Farmer called "Les Mots" during that same period.^ Also in 2001, he recorded a duet with French singer Mylène Farmer named “Les Mots,” which was released as the first single of Farmer's first compilation album of the same name (2001) in November 2002.
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^ In late 2001, Seal collaborated with French singer Mylne Farmer on her singlethe duet titled "Les Mots" (which means "The Words" in French).
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^ He then collaborated with British DJ and house music producer Dave Lee, also known under the pseudonym Jakatta, in the Top 10 UK hit single “My Vision” (2002), which Seal performed and co wrote.
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Seal IV

.In 2003, Seal released his fourth album, which was again self-titled, except for Australia, where it was released under Seal IV.^ Seal IV Warner Brothers, 2003.

^ Togetherland, his previous fourth album will not be released.
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^ His fourth self-titled album will be released sometime in the summer of 2003.
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.Although it didn't sell as well as either of his first two albums, this release brought him back into the public eye in the United States and continental Europe.^ Also in 2001, he recorded a duet with French singer Mylène Farmer named “Les Mots,” which was released as the first single of Farmer's first compilation album of the same name (2001) in November 2002.
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^ "Love's Divine" was a huge hit in Europe and the UK and received moderate success in the United States.
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^ In a specially designed hospital , the seals are looked after until they can be released back into the wild.
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.Singles from the album included "Waiting For You", "Get It Together", and "Love's Divine" (released in 2004, and a big hit in several European countries).^ "Love's Divine" was a huge hit in Europe and the UK and received moderate success in the United States.
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^ Yet in the country of my birth, my producer Trevor Horn wasn't even aware that 'Love's Divine' had even been released as a single!...an indication of how pathetic the promotion behind it was.
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^ Hits Released : December, 2009 Tracks : "I Am Your Man" - " Kiss From A Rose " - " Crazy " - " Fly Like An Eagle " - " Love's Divine " - "A Change Is Gonna Come" - "Amazing" - "Killer" - " Prayer For The Dying " - "Get It Together" - "The Right Life" - "Futre Love Paradise" - " Waiting For You " - "Free" - "Rolling" - " Don't Cry " - "If You Don't Know Me By Now" - "Thank You" .

Greatest Hits Album: Best 1991-2004

.In 2004, a greatest hits album entitled Seal: Best 1991-2004 was released, including a cover of the Bacharach / David classic "Walk on By" and a cover of Echo & the Bunnymen's song "Lips Like Sugar". An edition of the album was available which included an extra CD with acoustic versions of some of Seal's hits.^ Records released Seal's first greatest hits collection Nov.
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^ After over a decade in music industry, Seal released the compilation album “Best 1991–2004” on November 8, 2004.
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^ Seal: Best 1991-2004 .
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Live in Paris

.Also in 2004, Seal performed shows at the Olympia Theatre in Paris, France.^ Les stars chantent ensemble dans les rues de Paris (France: alternative title) "The Alan Titchmarsh Show" ....
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.The 6 July 2004 show was recorded and released about one year after as CD/DVD package, simply titled Live in Paris.^ (Only about a year after its release, too!
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^ Pups are born about a year after mating takes place, usually between March and June, but births have been recorded in every month of the year.
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^ Calves are born in Florida/Georgia waters between December and March and remain with their mothers for about one year.

One Night to Remember

.In June 2005, Seal recorded a special concert which was subsequently released in 2006, entitled One Night to Remember, as CD/DVD combination.^ Records released Seal's first greatest hits collection Nov.
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^ Seal's second LP was also entitled, Seal , and was released (he stated "(because he) could not think of a better title at the time").

^ You can buy the main disc with the 14 tracks or a double-disc version with a bonus CD of new acoustic recordings of 13 Seal songs.
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.The DVD includes a special "the making of" documentary in addition to the live performance.^ To make these events even more exclusive, Seal himself will be rounding off the formal presentation of the A5 with a live performance.
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.Recorded in a historic steel mill, the Altes Kesselhaus ("old boiler house"), in Düsseldorf, Germany, this performance includes a special version of Brahms' Lullaby which Seal sings in German and then in English for the exclusive audience.^ Being married to German supermodel Heidi Klum is not Seal's only connection with Germany ?
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^ You can buy the main disc with the 14 tracks or a double-disc version with a bonus CD of new acoustic recordings of 13 Seal songs.
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^ When Seal finally presented the final product of his first version of Togetherland, the heads at Warner Brothers Records were not pleased with the result.
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.Unlike earlier recordings in which Seal is accompanied by his band, a full orchestra and choir of 52 musicians accompanies the singer.^ In Germany , however, this full type had already been attained somewhat earlier in the seal of the emperor Henry II .

^ Full Report Earlier (1999) Bearded Seal Report .
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System

Seal in March 2008
.System was released in the UK on 12 November 2007 and in the U.S. on 13 November 2007.[9] Seal describes the album as more dance-oriented, apparently a return to the roots of his first album.^ Seal released System .

^ Seal released the song "Human Beings" as his first single from that album.
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^ I remember listening to Seal's first release in 1991 at age 12.
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.On the track titled "Wedding Day", Seal sings a duet with his wife, model Heidi Klum.^ Seal married supermodel Heidi Klum.

^ Being married to German supermodel Heidi Klum is not Seal's only connection with Germany ?
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^ In late 2001, Seal collaborated with French singer Mylne Farmer on her singlethe duet titled "Les Mots" (which means "The Words" in French).
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.The album's first single, "Amazing", was released on 25 September 2007, and was nominated for the "Best Male Pop Vocal Performance" Grammy at the 2007 50th Annual Grammy Awards.^ Seal released the song "Human Beings" as his first single from that album.
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^ Nominations for the 47th Annual Grammy Awards were announced Dec.
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^ The blues influence can be heard on his album Continuum, released in September 2006.

[10]
.Seal performed "Amazing" and The Beatles' "Lucy in the Sky with Diamonds" at the 2007 Royal Variety Performance.^ Seal was nominated for a Grammy Award for Best Pop Vocal Performance - Male ("Amazing").

.Seal also performed "Amazing" at the 2007 Victoria's Secret Fashion Show in December, as well as the duet "Wedding Day" with his wife.^ Bran (the seal) was doing particularly well in the days prior to the 11th."
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^ Seal also produced a compilation video for his debut album which was released in 1992 which included the music videos that were made for his singles as well as some acoustic, stuido performances of some songs from his debut album.
  • Clay's Seal Page 20 November 2009 22:34 UTC www.angelfire.com [Source type: General]

^ At the Detroit Motor Show on 7 January 2007, Seal helped to liven up the atmosphere with his hit "Crazy".
  • Audi Tours The World With Seal | Miscellaneous Blog & Discussions at Truck Trend Magazine 20 November 2009 22:34 UTC blogs.trucktrend.com [Source type: General]

.Other performers at the 2007 Victoria's Secret Fashion Show include the Spice Girls and will.i.am of Black Eyed Peas.^ Himself The Victoria's Secret Fashion Show (2007) (TV) ....
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^ Himself The Victoria's Secret Fashion Show (2005) (TV) ....
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^ Himself Victoria's Secret Fashion Show (2008) (TV) (unconfirmed) ....
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.He appeared on the American Idol Season 7 Finale, singing with third-place contestant Syesha Mercado.^ American Idol 4 (USA: fourth season title) - Finale (2008) TV episode ....
  • Seal 9 February 2010 16:18 UTC www.imdb.com [Source type: General]

Soul

.Seal's sixth studio album Soul was released on 11 November 2008, in the United States and 3 November 2008, internationally, and contains eleven soul classics produced by David Foster.^ Seal released Soul - a collection of soul covers.

^ June 20th, 2008 4:57 pm ET Way to disgrace the United States of America seal.
  • CNN Political Ticker: All politics, all the time Blog Archive - When the Obama logo and presidential seal collide « - Blogs from CNN.com 9 February 2010 16:18 UTC politicalticker.blogs.cnn.com [Source type: General]

^ His next record, 2008's Soul, was a switch, featuring covers of classic soul standards.
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[11][12] .The video for the first single, a cover of Sam Cooke's "A Change Is Gonna Come" is up on his official YouTube page.^ A Change Is Gonna Come .
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^ A Change Is Gonna Come Soul .

.As well, he will be mentoring the top 9 on Deutschland sucht den Superstar and performing one of his songs from the album.^ She also performed on his 1994 album on the song "If I Could".
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^ Seal also produced a compilation video for his debut album which was released in 1992 which included the music videos that were made for his singles as well as some acoustic, stuido performances of some songs from his debut album.
  • Clay's Seal Page 20 November 2009 22:34 UTC www.angelfire.com [Source type: General]

^ S.Y.T.Y.C.D. (USA) - Top 10 Perform (2009) TV episode (performer: "Kiss from a Rose") "Deutschland sucht den Superstar" (1 episode, 2009) ...
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Seal coached the participants of Germany's TV show "Deutschland sucht den Superstar" (Popidol) in February/March 2009.[13]

Hits

.On 4 December 2009, Hits, a compilation album was released.^ Seal also produced a compilation video for his debut album which was released in 1992 which included the music videos that were made for his singles as well as some acoustic, stuido performances of some songs from his debut album.
  • Clay's Seal Page 20 November 2009 22:34 UTC www.angelfire.com [Source type: General]

^ The first single pulled from the album, "Crazy," became a number 15 hit in the U.K. and reached number seven in America upon its release in 1991.
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^ This is a real problem considering Seal IV has been such a success outside the US. He also announces plans to release a double-disc greatest hits album in the future.
  • Clay's Seal Page 20 November 2009 22:34 UTC www.angelfire.com [Source type: General]

It contains two new tracks, "I Am Your Man" and "Thank You".

Personal life

Seal with wife Heidi
.Seal first met German model Heidi Klum in summer 2003 — shortly after she announced her pregnancy and end of relationship with then Italian Renault Formula One team director Flavio Briatore.^ In 2007, Seal returned with the studio full-length System, which featured a duet with his wife, Heidi Klum, whom he married in 2005.
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^ Heidi Klum and Seal take kids to the pumpkin patch – Celebrity Baby Blog – People.com Celebrity Baby Blog – People.com .
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^ Laura Dern takes kids Halloween costume shopping Main Tobey Maguire and Jennifer Meyer take Ruby to the pumpkin patch » Heidi Klum and Seal take kids to the pumpkin patch .
  • Heidi Klum and Seal take kids to the pumpkin patch – Celebrity Baby Blog – People.com 20 November 2009 22:34 UTC www.celebrity-babies.com [Source type: General]

.Seal proposed to Klum on Christmas Eve 2004 at 7,000 feet altitude, in an igloo he had built on a glacier in Whistler, British Columbia.^ And it is within the realm of possibility that the rash proposal of the Grey Seal Society to kill 150,000 seals will eliminate them all.
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^ The Grey Seal Society estimates that the seal population has reached 300,000 to 310,000 individuals, and that it would be reasonable to kill half of these: a cull of 150,000 grey seals, that is their proposal.
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[14] .On 10 May 2005, the couple married on a beach in Mexico near Seal's home on Mexico's Costa Careyes, with his close friend Ryan Lang serving as best man.^ Best local coupons in Seal Beach .
  • Seal Beach News - Topix 9 February 2010 16:18 UTC www.topix.net [Source type: General]

^ While some neighbors and close friends of the family have claimed Seal's father was a decent, fair and giving man, Seal still stands by his claims that he was abused.
  • Clay's Seal Page 20 November 2009 22:34 UTC www.angelfire.com [Source type: General]

^ July 2001 A Hooded Seal, Cystophora cristata, was washed on a Little Haven beach, Pembrokeshire, south west Wales and found a home at the Seal Hospital at Milford Haven.
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[15]
.Klum gave birth to Briatore's daughter, Helene "Leni" Boshoven Klum on 5 May 2004 in New York City[16] with Seal at her side.^ My hope is that Seal decides to release some of these songs as b-sides for the singles from the new album, but I have no information which would support that or make it true.
  • Clay's Seal Page 20 November 2009 22:34 UTC www.angelfire.com [Source type: General]

^ Heidi Klum (actress, model; engaged on December 23, 2004; married on May 10, 2005) .
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^ News   12 May 2009 On my way home from work I was amazed to spot a Grey Seal, Halichoerus grypus , in the heart of Glasgow City Centre on the River Clyde.
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.According to Klum, Briatore is not involved in Leni's life, and Klum has stated emphatically that "Seal is Leni's father".[17][18] Seal is her only father figure, and he has praised Briatore for keeping his distance and not disrupting Leni's life.^ It was at the end of its life span and was euthanised.  NB: Grey Seals are almost unknown off Sussex, where the Common Seal is only occasionally seen.
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^ "On a brighter note, 'SEAL IV' is not the only record I will make, as long as there is life in my body I will sing and make records for whoever cares to listen.
  • Clay's Seal Page 20 November 2009 22:34 UTC www.angelfire.com [Source type: General]

^ (Yes, I know about SEAL I.) Only tracks 2 and 6 (State of Grace and Lost my Faith) seemed there at all.
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[19] .In late 2009, Seal officially adopted Leni, and her last name was changed to Samuel.^ Seal's name has also been spelled Sealhenry Samuel and Sealhenri Samuel.
  • Clay's Seal Page 20 November 2009 22:34 UTC www.angelfire.com [Source type: General]

^ Seal Wants to Adopt Klum's Daughter Thu, 26 Nov 2009 .
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^ FULL NAME: Seal's full name has been reported to be Seal Henry Olusegun Olumide Adeola Samuel.
  • Clay's Seal Page 20 November 2009 22:34 UTC www.angelfire.com [Source type: General]

[20] .The couple have three children together, Henry Günther Adeola Dashtu Samuel (born 12 September 2005),[21] Johan Riley Fyodor Taiwo Samuel (born 22 November 2006)[22] and Lou Sulola Samuel (born 9 October 2009).^ Johan Riley Fyodor Taiwo Samuel (born on November 22, 2006 weighing 8 pounds, 11 ounces), Henry Gunther Ademola Dashtu Samuel (born on September 12, 2005 in Los Angeles, California; weighed 8.9 lbs; measured 21 inches) .
  • Seal Picture, Video, Wallpaper, Profile, Gossip, and News at CelebrityWonder.com 9 February 2010 16:18 UTC www.celebritywonder.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

^ Published on September 21, 2005 by E. Ekpo .
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^ Together they have three children, Leni , 3, Henry , 2, and Johan , 10 months.
  • Heidi Klum and Seal take kids to the pumpkin patch – Celebrity Baby Blog – People.com 20 November 2009 22:34 UTC www.celebrity-babies.com [Source type: General]

[23]
.On 11 June 2009, Seal, on tour with his new album Soul, revealed, "It is nice to be in newspapers and magazines for something other than my marriage."^ On his new album "Soul" (Warner Bros.
  • Older Singers Should Give the Young a Hand - WSJ.com 20 November 2009 22:34 UTC online.wsj.com [Source type: General]

^ After more than a decade since its release, Seal's second album still retains that fiber that defines timeless musical works.
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^ Seal also went on a european tour to promote his album.
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He said his marriage may take away the attention, but doesn't detract from what he loves doing: making music.[24]
.On 5 October 2009, nearly five years after the couple married, Klum filed a petition to change her name to Heidi Samuel.^ Seal married supermodel Heidi Klum.

^ In 2007, Seal returned with the studio full-length System, which featured a duet with his wife, Heidi Klum, whom he married in 2005.
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^ Heidi Klum (actress, model; engaged on December 23, 2004; married on May 10, 2005) .
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Discography

Studio albums

Other albums

DVDs

  • 2004 Videos - 1991 - 2004
  • 2005 Live in Paris
  • 2005 Live At the Point - 1992
  • 2006 One Night to Remember
  • 2008 Soundstage (Blu-ray only)
  • 2009 Soul Live
  • 2009 Live in Brooklyn

See also

References

  1. ^ http://www.imdb.com/name/nm0780499/bio Internet Movie Database
  2. ^ http://www.wikitree.org/index.php?title=Seal_Henry_Olusegun_Olumide_Adeola_Samuel Wikitree Page
  3. ^ AskMen.com Bio
  4. ^ Olusegun meaning
  5. ^ vh1.com VH1 biography
  6. ^ Future Love Paradise - 10 Years on and Still the Web's Best Source of Seal Info
  7. ^ Billboard.com - Biography - Seal
  8. ^ RIAA.com Human Being Gold certification date 22 January 1999, Retrieved 12 July 2007
  9. ^ Joseph, Mike (13 November 2007), "Seal — System", Pop Matters Music Review (PopMatters.com), http://www.popmatters.com/pm/music/reviews/51003/seal-system/ 
  10. ^ GRAMMY.com
  11. ^ Soul. Seal official website. Retrieved on 4 October 2008.
  12. ^ SEAL'S SOUL. auspOp (4 October 2008). Retrieved on 4 October 2008.
  13. ^ "Seal will be coaching the participants of Germany's TV show "Deutschland sucht den Superstar" (Popidol)". http://www.rumsabbeln.de/archives/2255. 
  14. ^ Silverman, Stephen M.; KC Baker (4 January 2005). "Heidi Klum and Seal Engaged to Wed". http://www.people.com/people/article/0,26334,1013954,00.html. 
  15. ^ "Heidi Klum and Seal Marry in Mexico". 11 May 2005. http://www.people.com/people/article/0,,1059829,00.html. 
  16. ^ Klum, Dixie Chick Welcome 3 Baby Girls
  17. ^ William Keck (3 December 2007). "Celeb Watch: Heidi Klum relishes her model family life". USA Today. http://www.usatoday.com/life/people/celebwatch/2007-12-09-heidi-klum_N.htm. Retrieved 4 December 2007. 
  18. ^ DPA (14 September 2005). "Heidi Klum gives birth". smh.com.au. http://www.smh.com.au/news/people/heidi-klum-gives-birth/2005/09/13/1126377313883.html. 
  19. ^ "Seal on being a father and Heidi not being pregnant, for once!". Celebrity Baby Blog. 4 November 2007. http://www.celebrity-babies.com/2007/11/seal-on-being-a.html. 
  20. ^ http://celebrity-babies.com/2009/12/14/seal-opens-up-about-decision-to-adopt-leni/
  21. ^ "Klum Names Son After Her Dad and Seal". 14 September 2005. http://www.people.com/people/article/0,,1103758,00.html?cid=redirect-articles/. 
  22. ^ Stephen M. Silverman (23 November 2006). "Heidi Klum and Seal Have a Boy". People magazine. http://www.people.com/people/article/0,26334,1542119,00.html. Retrieved 25 August 2007. 
  23. ^ "Heidi Klum and Seal Welcome Daughter Lou Sulola". celebrity-babies.com. http://celebrity-babies.com/2009/10/12/heidi-klum-and-seal-welcome-daughter-lou/. Retrieved 12 October 2009. 
  24. ^ "Seal on his comeback". news.com.au. 11 June 2009. http://player.video.news.com.au/news/#pa6p_MA97H8G2v_Fqn9VRCG6Itc95SEa. 
  • Entertainment Weekly, 3 June 1994.
  • Guitar Player, October 1994.
  • The Independent, 12 May 1994.
  • Metro Times (Detroit), 22 June 1994.
  • Q, July 1994.
  • Rolling Stone, 28 November 1991; 25 August 1994.

External links


Quotes

Up to date as of January 14, 2010

From Wikiquote

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What he goes there for, is to unlock the door.
^ A man decides after seventy years, That what he goes there for, is to unlock the door.
  • Seal (musician) - Wikiquote 9 February 2010 16:18 UTC en.wikiquote.org [Source type: General]

^ Jump to: navigation , search What he goes there for, is to unlock the door.
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.While those around him criticize and sleep...^ While those around him criticize and sleep...
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.And through a fractal on a breaking wall,
I see you my friend, and touch your face again.
^ The intro has been sampled for a number of rap songs over the last few years, beginning with the Busta Rhymes hit, "Put Your Hands Where My Eyes Can See."

^ When you see what you now have the ability to do with these website verification seals , it will blow your mind.
  • Trust Seals - Truste - Hacker Safe - Choose Trust Guard 9 February 2010 16:18 UTC trust-seals.com [Source type: General]

^ I'm positive you will see me in a year or two attending your camp again; hope all is well and truly thank you so much for this life changing experience.
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..
Now that your rose is in bloom,
A light hits the gloom on the grave,
I've been kissed by a rose on the grave.
Life carries on... it goes on.
.Seal Henry Olusegun Olumide Adeola Samuel (born 19 February 1963 in Paddington, London) known primarily as Seal, is an Anglo-Nigerian soul singer and songwriter, and husband of model and actress Heidi Klum.^ February 19, 1963 Birth Place : .

^ He was born in London, UK in February 1963 to a Brazilian father and Nigerian mother.
  • How Did Seal Get His Scars? - Blurtit 20 November 2009 22:34 UTC www.blurtit.com [Source type: General]

^ Seal, real name Sealhenry Olumide Samuel was born on 19th Feb 1963 in London.
  • How Did Seal Get His Scars? - Blurtit 20 November 2009 22:34 UTC www.blurtit.com [Source type: General]

Contents

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  • There's nothing better than going out there and performing and making that connection with audiences.^ There's nothing better than going out there and performing and making that connection with audiences.
    • Seal (musician) - Wikiquote 9 February 2010 16:18 UTC en.wikiquote.org [Source type: General]

    ^ When and if Rhino-Seal discovers better products, we make the appropriate changes because with Rhino-Seal quality comes before price.  There are plenty of companies out there that offer CHEAP prices - they know what their work is worth.
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    ^ Common (or Harbour) Seal The smallest of out two native seals, and despite its name, there are fewer common seals in British waters than grey seals!
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    .Even after all this time I get the biggest buzz from that.^ Even after all this time I get the biggest buzz from that.
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    ^ They haul out in thousands of locations in Alaska, and even if seals at all sites could be counted, the proportion of the total population hauled out at any given time is unknown.
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    .
  • I've heard everything —that they were the result of ancient ritual induction into childhood that involved wrestling a wild boar, that I was viciously attacked by a gang.^ On his facial scars which were the result of a childhood bout with Lupus, as quoted in "Seal: Still Crazy After All These Years" by Fiona Sturges in The Independent (11 October 2003) There were signs in England that the only way for me was down.
    • Seal (musician) - Wikiquote 9 February 2010 16:18 UTC en.wikiquote.org [Source type: General]

    ^ On moving to the Unitied States, as quoted in "Seal: Still Crazy After All These Years" by Fiona Sturges in The Independent (11 October 2003) Family, my wife and children, that's my reason for being.
    • Seal (musician) - Wikiquote 9 February 2010 16:18 UTC en.wikiquote.org [Source type: General]

    ^ As quoted in "Seal: Still Crazy After All These Years" by Fiona Sturges in The Independent (11 October 2003) I've heard everything —that they were the result of ancient ritual induction into childhood that involved wrestling a wild boar, that I was viciously attacked by a gang.
    • Seal (musician) - Wikiquote 9 February 2010 16:18 UTC en.wikiquote.org [Source type: General]

    .Someone even wrote that I was abducted by aliens who left me with a mark.^ Someone even wrote that I was abducted by aliens who left me with a mark.
    • Seal (musician) - Wikiquote 9 February 2010 16:18 UTC en.wikiquote.org [Source type: General]

    .You know, I really don't care.^ You know, I really don't care.
    • Seal (musician) - Wikiquote 9 February 2010 16:18 UTC en.wikiquote.org [Source type: General]

    ^ You know we don't need to do this.
    • CNN.com - Transcripts 20 November 2009 22:34 UTC transcripts.cnn.com [Source type: Original source]

    ^ ARCTIC LIBRARY & GLOSSARY : Check this section for an index of the rest of the things you really need to know about the Arctic.
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    .People can believe whatever they want to believe.^ People can believe whatever they want to believe.
    • Seal (musician) - Wikiquote 9 February 2010 16:18 UTC en.wikiquote.org [Source type: General]

    ^ I cannot believe people white or black or whatever fall for his lie after lie after lie.
    • CNN Political Ticker: All politics, all the time Blog Archive - When the Obama logo and presidential seal collide « - Blogs from CNN.com 9 February 2010 16:18 UTC politicalticker.blogs.cnn.com [Source type: General]

    .
    • On his facial scars which were the result of a childhood bout with Lupus, as quoted in "Seal: Still Crazy After All These Years" by Fiona Sturges in The Independent (11 October 2003)
  • There were signs in England that the only way for me was down.^ View all web results for Seal  » .
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    ^ On his facial scars which were the result of a childhood bout with Lupus, as quoted in "Seal: Still Crazy After All These Years" by Fiona Sturges in The Independent (11 October 2003) There were signs in England that the only way for me was down.
    • Seal (musician) - Wikiquote 9 February 2010 16:18 UTC en.wikiquote.org [Source type: General]

    ^ On moving to the Unitied States, as quoted in "Seal: Still Crazy After All These Years" by Fiona Sturges in The Independent (11 October 2003) Family, my wife and children, that's my reason for being.
    • Seal (musician) - Wikiquote 9 February 2010 16:18 UTC en.wikiquote.org [Source type: General]

    .The media turned against me.^ The media turned against me.
    • Seal (musician) - Wikiquote 9 February 2010 16:18 UTC en.wikiquote.org [Source type: General]

    .I was given a hard time because my outlook wasn't one of pure debauchery.^ I was given a hard time because my outlook wasn't one of pure debauchery.
    • Seal (musician) - Wikiquote 9 February 2010 16:18 UTC en.wikiquote.org [Source type: General]

    ^ A: There is just one Seal of the President at any given time, and it does not change according to whether or not the United States is at war.
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    ^ "My kind of success was different because I had a hit record with something which wasn't immediately commercial in the pop sense.

    .I was a sensitive male and I was singing about spirituality; I didn't choose the loutish Oasis approach to my profession.^ I was a sensitive male and I was singing about spirituality; I didn't choose the loutish Oasis approach to my profession.
    • Seal (musician) - Wikiquote 9 February 2010 16:18 UTC en.wikiquote.org [Source type: General]

    .Britpop was just building up at the time and my attitude somehow counted against me.^ Britpop was just building up at the time and my attitude somehow counted against me.
    • Seal (musician) - Wikiquote 9 February 2010 16:18 UTC en.wikiquote.org [Source type: General]

    ^ It has taken me over 8 years to build up a catalogue of more than 600 different grey seals, against which newly sighted seals can be compared.

    ^ I was just wondering where is "grade my professor" at because its not showing up on my computer no more.
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    .
    • On moving to the Unitied States, as quoted in "Seal: Still Crazy After All These Years" by Fiona Sturges in The Independent (11 October 2003)
  • Family, my wife and children, that's my reason for being.^ "Family, my wife and children, that's my reason for being," Seal says.

    ^ On his facial scars which were the result of a childhood bout with Lupus, as quoted in "Seal: Still Crazy After All These Years" by Fiona Sturges in The Independent (11 October 2003) There were signs in England that the only way for me was down.
    • Seal (musician) - Wikiquote 9 February 2010 16:18 UTC en.wikiquote.org [Source type: General]

    ^ As quoted in "Seal: Still Crazy After All These Years" by Fiona Sturges in The Independent (11 October 2003), the scars on his face are a result of a childhood bout with Lupus.
    • How did the singer Seal get those marks on his ... on Yedda - People. Sharing. Knowledge. 20 November 2009 22:34 UTC yedda.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

    .Everything is done with them in mind, so perhaps that's the reason this new album is up-tempo.^ Everything is done with them in mind, so perhaps that's the reason this new album is up-tempo.
    • Seal (musician) - Wikiquote 9 February 2010 16:18 UTC en.wikiquote.org [Source type: General]

    ^ "Everything is done with them in mind, so perhaps that's the reason this new album is up-tempo.

    ^ Buckcherry talks up new live album .
    • Pop, country singer Dan Seals loses cancer battle >> LiveDaily 20 November 2009 22:34 UTC www.livedaily.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]
    • Live Review: Seal at Avalon in Boston >> Tour dates and concert ticket info >> LiveDaily 20 November 2009 22:34 UTC www.livedaily.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

    .It does feel like a celebration of life.^ It does feel like a celebration of life.

    .I am finally in a content and happy place to the point where I feel like I need to sing about it.^ I am finally in a content and happy place to the point where I feel like I need to sing about it.

    ^ I would like to thank them for making this race an opportunity to talk about the issues and how to make this world a better place for generations to come.

    ^ The happiness he felt there, he insisted, bestowed a calm and contentment about his future and allowed him to stop wanting a record deal so fervently.

    .It's made me want to address things that are close to home.^ It's made me want to address things that are close to home."

    ^ It's made me want to address things that are close to home.
    • Seal (musician) - Wikiquote 9 February 2010 16:18 UTC en.wikiquote.org [Source type: General]

    .
  • Myself and the people close to me are all part of a social system, and we were being conditioned to accept the status quo.^ I felt that I and people close to me were victims of a domestic system, and we were being conditioned to accept the status quo.

    ^ It's also the reason Seal titled the album System.

    ^ See all mp3's from Seal » albums .
    • Seal MP3 Downloads - Seal Music Downloads - Seal Music Videos - Seal Pictures - MP3.com 9 February 2010 16:18 UTC www.mp3.com [Source type: General]

    .But on this album, I'm saying it's time for us to take charge.^ But on this album, I'm saying it's time for us to take charge.
    • Seal (musician) - Wikiquote 9 February 2010 16:18 UTC en.wikiquote.org [Source type: General]

    ^ But on this album I'm saying it's time for us to take charge.

    ^ I want to take this time to thank each and every one of you for the kind words you all have to say and for the relentless commitment and loyalty each of you has shown.
    • Clay's Seal Page 20 November 2009 22:34 UTC www.angelfire.com [Source type: General]

    We can change it. .We can take control of our emotional system and be happy.^ We can take control of our emotional system and be happy.
    • Seal (musician) - Wikiquote 9 February 2010 16:18 UTC en.wikiquote.org [Source type: General]

    ^ We can take control of our emotional system and be happy."

    ^ At Seal Systems quality control is our priority.

    .My point is don't just sit there and allow life to happen to you.^ Why don't you want that to happen?
    • CNN.com - Transcripts 20 November 2009 22:34 UTC transcripts.cnn.com [Source type: Original source]

    ^ "My point is," Seal says, warming to his theme, "don't just sit there and allow life to happen to you.

    ^ But , don't just take my word for it : .
    • Trust Seals - Truste - Hacker Safe - Choose Trust Guard 9 February 2010 16:18 UTC trust-seals.com [Source type: General]

    .Go out and take charge if you want change, but it begins closer to home.^ You want to go get tatoos?
    • CNN Political Ticker: All politics, all the time Blog Archive - When the Obama logo and presidential seal collide « - Blogs from CNN.com 9 February 2010 16:18 UTC politicalticker.blogs.cnn.com [Source type: General]

    ^ Go out and take charge if you want change, but it begins closer to home.
    • Seal (musician) - Wikiquote 9 February 2010 16:18 UTC en.wikiquote.org [Source type: General]

    ^ Go out and take charge if you want change, but it begins by making a change within yourself."

    • As quoted in "Seal" profile at Victoria's Secret Fashion Show (CBS) (4 December 2007)

Seal (1991)

.
  • A man decides after seventy years,
    That what he goes there for, is to unlock the door.^ A man decides after seventy years, That what he goes there for, is to unlock the door.
    • Seal (musician) - Wikiquote 9 February 2010 16:18 UTC en.wikiquote.org [Source type: General]

    ^ Jump to: navigation , search What he goes there for, is to unlock the door.
    • Seal (musician) - Wikiquote 9 February 2010 16:18 UTC en.wikiquote.org [Source type: General]


    .While those around him criticize and sleep...^ While those around him criticize and sleep...
    • Seal (musician) - Wikiquote 9 February 2010 16:18 UTC en.wikiquote.org [Source type: General]


    .And through a fractal on a breaking wall,
    I see you my friend, and touch your face again.
    ^ The intro has been sampled for a number of rap songs over the last few years, beginning with the Busta Rhymes hit, "Put Your Hands Where My Eyes Can See."

    ^ When you see what you now have the ability to do with these website verification seals , it will blow your mind.
    • Trust Seals - Truste - Hacker Safe - Choose Trust Guard 9 February 2010 16:18 UTC trust-seals.com [Source type: General]

    ^ I'm positive you will see me in a year or two attending your camp again; hope all is well and truly thank you so much for this life changing experience.
    • NAVY SEAL TRAINING HOME Extreme SEAL Experience Navy SEAL BUDS Training Adventure 9 February 2010 16:18 UTC www.extremesealexperience.com [Source type: General]


    .Miracles will happen as we trip.^ Miracles will happen as we trip.
    • Seal (musician) - Wikiquote 9 February 2010 16:18 UTC en.wikiquote.org [Source type: General]

    .But we're never gonna survive, unless...^ But we're never gonna survive, unless...
    • Seal (musician) - Wikiquote 9 February 2010 16:18 UTC en.wikiquote.org [Source type: General]


    We get a little crazy
    .
    • "Crazy"
  • Oh darlin...^ "Crazy" Oh darlin...
    • Seal (musician) - Wikiquote 9 February 2010 16:18 UTC en.wikiquote.org [Source type: General]


    .In a sky full of people, only some want to fly,
    Isn't that crazy?
    ^ In a sky full of people, only some want to fly, Isn't that crazy?
    • Seal (musician) - Wikiquote 9 February 2010 16:18 UTC en.wikiquote.org [Source type: General]

    ^ In a world full of people, only some want to fly, Isn't that crazy?
    • Seal (musician) - Wikiquote 9 February 2010 16:18 UTC en.wikiquote.org [Source type: General]

    ^ Were good, hard-working people who only want to make a living.
    • Grey Seal Hunt in Nova Scotia 9 February 2010 16:18 UTC www.fisherycrisis.com [Source type: Original source]


    .In a world full of people, only some want to fly,
    Isn't that crazy?
    ^ In a sky full of people, only some want to fly, Isn't that crazy?
    • Seal (musician) - Wikiquote 9 February 2010 16:18 UTC en.wikiquote.org [Source type: General]

    ^ In a world full of people, only some want to fly, Isn't that crazy?
    • Seal (musician) - Wikiquote 9 February 2010 16:18 UTC en.wikiquote.org [Source type: General]

    ^ Were good, hard-working people who only want to make a living.
    • Grey Seal Hunt in Nova Scotia 9 February 2010 16:18 UTC www.fisherycrisis.com [Source type: Original source]

    • "Crazy"

Seal (1994)

.
  • Did you know,
    That when it snows,
    My eyes become large and
    The light that you shine can be seen.^ Did you know, That when it snows, My eyes become large and The light that you shine can be seen.
    • Seal (musician) - Wikiquote 9 February 2010 16:18 UTC en.wikiquote.org [Source type: General]

    ^ Did you know?
    • Fur Seals - Wildlife of Antarctica - Antarctic Connection 9 February 2010 16:18 UTC www.antarcticconnection.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

    ^ You know once the federal government, if they you know open up their eyes, put a ban on this then, you know, we are just trying to be mediators.
    • CNN.com - Transcripts 20 November 2009 22:34 UTC transcripts.cnn.com [Source type: Original source]

    .
  • Ooh, the more I get of you,
    Stranger it feels, yeah.^ Kiss from a Rose " - Lyrics online Ooh, the more I get of you, Stranger it feels, yeah.
    • Seal (musician) - Wikiquote 9 February 2010 16:18 UTC en.wikiquote.org [Source type: General]

    ^ "Kiss from a Rose" There is so much a man can tell you, So much he can say.
    • Seal (musician) - Wikiquote 9 February 2010 16:18 UTC en.wikiquote.org [Source type: General]

    ^ You remain, my power, my pleasure, my pain "Kiss from a Rose" Now that your rose is in bloom, A light hits the gloom on the grave, I've been kissed by a rose on the grave.
    • Seal (musician) - Wikiquote 9 February 2010 16:18 UTC en.wikiquote.org [Source type: General]


    .And now that your rose is in bloom,
    A light hits the gloom on the grave.
    ^ You remain, my power, my pleasure, my pain "Kiss from a Rose" Now that your rose is in bloom, A light hits the gloom on the grave, I've been kissed by a rose on the grave.
    • Seal (musician) - Wikiquote 9 February 2010 16:18 UTC en.wikiquote.org [Source type: General]

    ^ Now that your rose is in bloom, A light hits the gloom on the grave, I've been kissed by a rose on the grave.
    • Seal (musician) - Wikiquote 9 February 2010 16:18 UTC en.wikiquote.org [Source type: General]

    ^ And now that your rose is in bloom, A light hits the gloom on the grave.
    • Seal (musician) - Wikiquote 9 February 2010 16:18 UTC en.wikiquote.org [Source type: General]

    .
    • "Kiss from a Rose"
  • There is so much a man can tell you,
    So much he can say.^ "Kiss from a Rose" There is so much a man can tell you, So much he can say.
    • Seal (musician) - Wikiquote 9 February 2010 16:18 UTC en.wikiquote.org [Source type: General]

    ^ Kiss from a Rose " - Lyrics online Ooh, the more I get of you, Stranger it feels, yeah.
    • Seal (musician) - Wikiquote 9 February 2010 16:18 UTC en.wikiquote.org [Source type: General]

    ^ No matter how much you say it is humane, it isn't.
    • CNN.com - Transcripts 20 November 2009 22:34 UTC transcripts.cnn.com [Source type: Original source]


    .You remain, my power, my pleasure, my pain
    • "Kiss from a Rose"
  • Now that your rose is in bloom,
    A light hits the gloom on the grave,
    I've been kissed by a rose on the grave.^ You remain, my power, my pleasure, my pain "Kiss from a Rose" Now that your rose is in bloom, A light hits the gloom on the grave, I've been kissed by a rose on the grave.
    • Seal (musician) - Wikiquote 9 February 2010 16:18 UTC en.wikiquote.org [Source type: General]

    ^ Now that your rose is in bloom, A light hits the gloom on the grave, I've been kissed by a rose on the grave.
    • Seal (musician) - Wikiquote 9 February 2010 16:18 UTC en.wikiquote.org [Source type: General]

    ^ And now that your rose is in bloom, A light hits the gloom on the grave.
    • Seal (musician) - Wikiquote 9 February 2010 16:18 UTC en.wikiquote.org [Source type: General]

    .
    • "Kiss from a Rose"
  • Fearless people,
    Careless needle.^ "Kiss from a Rose" Fearless people, Careless needle.
    • Seal (musician) - Wikiquote 9 February 2010 16:18 UTC en.wikiquote.org [Source type: General]

    ^ First two albums were both called Seal (which was kind of confusing); people are most likely to have heard Kiss from a Rose , Killer , and Crazy from those.


    .Harsh words spoken,
    And lives are broken.
    ^ Harsh words spoken, And lives are broken.
    • Seal (musician) - Wikiquote 9 February 2010 16:18 UTC en.wikiquote.org [Source type: General]

    • "Prayer For The Dying"
  • Crossing that bridge,
    With lessons I've learned.
    .Playing with fire,
    And not getting burned.
    ^ Playing with fire, And not getting burned.
    • Seal (musician) - Wikiquote 9 February 2010 16:18 UTC en.wikiquote.org [Source type: General]


    .I may not know what you're going through.^ I may not know what you're going through.
    • Seal (musician) - Wikiquote 9 February 2010 16:18 UTC en.wikiquote.org [Source type: General]

    ^ I'm always going to tour again, you know.
    • CNN.com - Transcripts 20 November 2009 22:34 UTC transcripts.cnn.com [Source type: Original source]

    ^ You may be familiar with some of them by name through their books and films.
    • Pump Up & Kick Ass With The Navy SEALs! 9 February 2010 16:18 UTC www.navysealteams.com [Source type: General]


    .But time is the space,
    Between me and you.
    ^ But time is the space, Between me and you.
    • Seal (musician) - Wikiquote 9 February 2010 16:18 UTC en.wikiquote.org [Source type: General]


    Life carries on... it goes on.
    • "Prayer For The Dying"

System (2007)

  • Today, I give it, all to you,
    On this day we recall the memories,
    Of what we're goin' through,
    • "Wedding Day"
  • In my heart a place,
    A most special place,
    And it's all for you,
    You're my girl, you're my, angel,
    The will's the same for us,
    Honey they can't be wrong,
    Cause everybody knows it was hard to break the sorrow,
    Then you came along
    • "Wedding Day"

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