Colby O'Donis
Colby O'Donis
Colby O'Donis is an American-Puerto Rican pop and R&B singer-songwriter, guitarist, producer and actor. In 2008, he released his debut album Colby O, and his single "What You Got" featuring Akon reached #14 on the Billboard Hot 100. He featured on "Just Dance" by Lady Gaga, which spent almost five months on the Billboard Hot 100.
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Tween idol Simpson to give a free show today - Arizona Daily Star
Google News - over 5 years
"Flo and I worked with some amazing people, including Colby O'Donis, Bei Major and DJ FrankE on my debut single," Simpson said on his website. "We came up with something really catchy. And I think everyone can relate to the lyrics
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Mizz Nina spends Ramadan with the less fortunate - AsiaOne
Google News - over 5 years
Mizz Nina, who is best known for her runaway hit Whatcha Waiting For with American R&B artiste Colby O' Donis, is back with a catchy new duet, Take Over with American hip hop star Flo Rida. Her Take Over music video will debut on MTV on August 19,
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Red Cafe Talks Upcoming Album, Diddy, Shakedown Records - The BoomBox
Google News - over 5 years
He had 10 other artists: Brick & Lace, Rock City, Ray Lavender and Colby O'Donis and all these guys that didn't work. So now I gotta come behind that s---, and it ain't nothing but smoke n----. You ain't even put me behind fire [laughs]
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SOP Battle of the Bands Featuring Akon with 'Searching For Love' - Student Operated Press
Google News - over 5 years
He has had six Grammy Awards nominations and has produced many hits for artists such as Lady Gaga, Colby O`Donis and Leona Lewis. Lady Gaga and T-Pain are two artists who were given their chance at fame by Akon. Read More
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Mizz Nina marries Hujan frontman Noh - AsiaOne
Google News - over 5 years
Looking ravishing and resplendent in black-and-white baju kurung traditional by Lady Jane, the singer who is synonymous with the upbeat tune, What You Waiting For (featuring Akon's protégé Colby O'Donis) and her husband spent the evening mingling with
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The incredibly ugly naked mole-rats - Syracuse New Times
Google News - over 5 years
“We all had a chance to work with some high-profile artists, one being Colby O'Donis,” Keck recalls. “He was kind of a highlight. Another highlight was Larry Gatlin, from the Gatlin Brothers. His daughter was either a teacher or going to Syracuse
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It's raining love - New Straits Times
Google News - over 5 years
The Sarawakian, 26, will tie the knot to hip-hop singer Mizz Nina (born Shazrina Azman), who shot to fame with her single, What You Waiting For, featuring American pop star Colby O'Donis, next month. The couple were engaged in a private ceremony at her
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New releases: Death Cab for Cutie, Eddie Vedder - AZ Central.com
Google News - over 5 years
... with New Kids on the Block, Knight returns with his first solo effort since 2006. The leadoff single, "Let's Go Higher," was written by Knight and produced by Lady Gaga collaborator Colby O'Donis with an eye toward putting bodies on the dance floor
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Akon at Sutra on Friday Night - OC Weekly (blog)
Google News - over 5 years
Jeffree Star and Colby O'Donis even surprised the audience by coming out to support Akon. According to Star's recent status update on Facebook, he's partying with Akon in Vegas all weekend long: "LAS VEGAS all weekend with Akon...gonna be FUCKING
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Five Things You Want to Know About Akon - OC Weekly (blog)
Google News - almost 6 years
He's produced tracks for everyone from Lady Gaga to Colby O'Donis and Leona Lewis. Then, last year, Akon signed Jeffree Star, the OC superstar known for his hit song, "Plastic Surgery Slumber Party" which talks about nose jobs, sexy parties,
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A new day for Jordan Knight - Chicago Sun-Times
Google News - almost 6 years
Knight says he decided to make a new solo album “about a year and a half ago” and teamed up with Colby O'Donis, who penned “Let's Go Higher” and is otherwise best known for his work on Lady Gaga's breakthrough single, “Just Dance
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Weekly Chart Notes: Lady Gaga, Steven Tyler, Romeo Santos - Billboard
Google News - almost 6 years
1 "Just Dance," featuring Colby O'Donis, from her debut album, "The Fame." The set subsequently yielded "Poker Face" (one week at No. 1), "LoveGame" (No. 5) and "Paparazzi" (No. 6). Lady Gaga's follow-up EP, "The Fame Monster," generated "Bad Romance"
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Lady Gaga: canzoni famose della regina del pop - Musica Tuttogratis
Google News - almost 6 years
Il brano, pubblicato nel 2008, vanta la partecipazione dei cantanti statunitensi Colby O'Donis e Akon. Il pezzo, scritto in soli 10 minuti dalla stessa interprete, ha raggiunto la posizione numero 2 nella classifica dance degli States
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Katy Perry uralja a slágerlistákat - HotDog.hu
Google News - almost 6 years
Comes Around" és a "Summer Love" című slágerekkel, valamint Lady Gaga "The Fame" (2009) című albuma volt, a "Just Dance" featuring Colby O'Donis, a "Poker Face", a "LoveGame" és a "Paparazzi" című szerzeményeknek köszönhetően. Amikor ezt megelőzően az
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Lady Gaga at The Q: Your pre-concert guide to all things Gaga - Plain Dealer
Google News - almost 6 years
“Just Dance”: Gaga's debut single (featuring Colby O'Donis) topped the charts in the United States and around the world. Gaga sports a disco-ball bra (and not much else) in the video. See also O'Donis, Colby. Kermit the Frog: Muppet character
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NKOTB's Jordan Knight Releases 'Let's Go Higher' Music Video - AceShowbiz
Google News - almost 6 years
He worked on the "Let's Go Higher" with producer Colby O'Donis. He will include the single in "Unfinished" CD which is expected to arrive later this year. Talking about the other materials in the album, he revealed, "The rest of the album is basically
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Jordan Knight Returns With His Newest Solo Record, 'Unfinished' - andPOP
Google News - almost 6 years
The first single, which Knight worked on with producer Colby O'Donis, has already garnered tens of thousands of YouTube hits –and the official video isn't even out yet. Completing the final edit just last week, Knight says fans can expect the video to
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Katy Perry Reigns, Lady Gaga Debuts On Pop Songs - Billboard
Google News - almost 6 years
Comes Around" and "Summer Love," and Lady Gaga's "The Fame" (2009), courtesy of "Just Dance," featuring Colby O'Donis, "Poker Face," "LoveGame" and "Paparazzi." (When "ET" ascended to the top of the Billboard Hot 100, where it has reigned the past
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Timeline
Learn about memorable moments in the evolution of Colby O'Donis
    TWENTIES
  • 2013
    Age 23
    In 2013, after what he described as "a 4-year hiatus", Colby O'Donis began working on his second studio album, titled Start Over.
    More Details Hide Details He released singles "Lean", "Turn This Night Around", "Come Back", "State of Mind", and "Kiss Those Lips" to promote the album. Although planned for a release date in early 2014, the album is still pending. O'Donis grew up listening to The Temptations, Luther Vandross, Michael Jackson, Justin Timberlake, Usher, and Mario.
  • 2010
    Age 20
    In 2010, he was featured in a song called What You Waiting For by a Malaysian artist called Mizz Nina, which has received extensive airplay in Malaysia and other South East Asian countries.
    More Details Hide Details He also released another single, "Texting Flirtation". The following year, Colby signed with Z-Entertainment Records and released the digital single "Like Me." The music video premiered on February 9, 2012 on YouTube.
  • TEENAGE
  • 2009
    Age 19
    In 2009, he and Lady Gaga won Best Dance Recording at the Teen Choice Awards for "Just Dance".
    More Details Hide Details He also performed a duet with Brooke Hogan entitled "Hey Yo!" later that year, in addition to his single "I Wanna Touch You" being released to radio. The music video for the latter premiered on July 27, 2009. Also in that year, he was featured in the Akon song "Beautiful".
  • 2008
    Age 18
    Colby's first single, "What You Got", featuring Akon, was released on February 26, 2008, and his second single, titled "Don't Turn Back", was released on June 24, 2008.
    More Details Hide Details Both singles were released for digital download via iTunes and are featured on his debut album, Colby O. O'Donis was also featured on Lady Gaga's debut single, "Just Dance", earning him a nomination for Best Dance Recording at the 50th Grammy Awards. To date, this has been his most successful single.
  • 2006
    Age 16
    In 2006, O'Donis almost signed a record deal with Babyface.
    More Details Hide Details However, before the deal was finalized, O'Donis' management set up a meeting between O'Donis and Akon. They got in the studio where Colby played Akon his first demo of fourteen songs, and Akon loved and "really connected with it". A few weeks later, they set up a session and began working on music where O'Donis said they had really good chemistry from the start. At this time, Akon told O'Donis that he was starting his own label, called Konvict Muzik, and asked if he wanted to be a part of it. O'Donis agreed and, for the next two years, he waited for the label to "get going and achieve the stature they need to launch new artists" before being officially signed. O'Donis has said that, before he signed with Interscope and Akon, he had already released six independent record albums.
  • CHILDHOOD
  • 1989
    Born
    Born on March 14, 1989.
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