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    Washington

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    Genre:Pop, Ethnic/Folk, Indie
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    Albums:5
    Songs:27

    Most Popular Songs (more)

    1Rich Kids lyrics
    2Spanish Temper lyrics
    3Lightwell lyrics
    480 Miles lyrics
    5Someone Else In Mind lyrics
    6Teenage Fury lyrics
    7How To Tame Lions lyrics
    8Five And Ten lyrics
    9Fighting The Good Fight lyrics
    10Navy Blues lyrics

    Most Popular Albums (more)

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    Black Wine [2003]
    2Imsomnia [2011]
    3Maker of Time [2004]
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    A New Order Rising [2004]
    5I Believe You Liar [2010]

    Biography

    Megan Washington is a popular Australian musician and songwriter who records and performs under the single moniker Washington. She sings and plays piano and guitar.

    Before embarking on a solo career, Washington has toured as the keyboardist and backing vocalist for artists including [artist]Old Man River[/artist] and [artist]Ben Lee[/artist]. In late 2008 she launched her current band, Washington, with Lance Ferguson (The Bamboos), John Castle, Des White, Ross Irwin and Ryan Monro (The Cat Empire, Jackson Jackson) on bass. The band released their debut EP, Clementine, in 2008. In November 2008 they were announced as Triple J's Unearthed winners and performed at the Melbourne Big Day Out. This was followed by the release of a second EP, How To Tame Lions in September 2009. Following appearances on popular Australian TV shows 'Spicks and Specks', 'Good News Week' and 'RocKwiz', Washington attracted the attention of a wider audience.

    In December 2009 she won the inaugural Vanda & Young Songwriting Competition for her song, "How to Tame Lions". Washington received six 2010 ARIA Music Awards nominations which include "Album of the Year" and "Best Adult Alternative Album" for I Believe You Liar, "Single of the Year" ("How To Tame Lions"), "Best Female Artist" and "Breakthrough Artist".

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