Somebody That I Used to Know (feat. Kimbra)



Kimbra’s somebody that you oughta know

‘Somebody That I Used to Know” is an odd advertisement for Kimbra. It makes sense considering the hit was an odd advertisement for Gotye. On the biggest song of 2012, Gotye and Kimbra show off their enchanting voices and a talent for turning exotic beats and blips into blockbuster pop. Yet “Somebody That I Used to Know” only illuminates a sliver of both singers’ artistic palettes.

Birds Of Tokyo Talk U.S. Transition--And Perform--At Forbes

Birds of Tokyo is set to be the latest English-speaking import to make a splash on the U.S. music scene, following in the footsteps of New Zealanders like Lorde and Gotye; the latter shares a manager with the Australian quintet. It's an unusual name, to be sure, but one that American audiences will be hearing a lot more of in the coming year.

#News: (@JanelleMonae) Janelle Monae Lines Up Australia Tour With Kimbra

Janelle Monae will be jetting off to Australia for a five city tour this May According to Live Nation, the trek will not only include performances from Monae It will also feature Kimbra, known best for her collaboration with Gotye on "Somebody That I Used To Know"

NOW That’s What I Call Music! Reveals Tracklists for NOW That’s What I Call Music! Vol. 50

On May 6, NOW That’s What I Call Music!, the world’s best-selling, multi-artist album series, will celebrate a major milestone with the release of the U.S. series’ 50th numbered volume in standard and deluxe editions.

Fractures – Cadence: New music from Australia

A down-tempo electro burner bringing to mind Jamie Woon and James Blake Sarah Anne Smith

Ke$ha, The Black Eyed Peas and Adele Top the Charts for Most Revenue Made via Digital Downloads in Over a Decade

LONDON, April 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ --  New website has revealed the top 10 songs that made the most revenue via digital downloads from 2002-2013, Ke$ha's Tik Tok, Black Eyed Peas' ...

Kimbra and Janelle Monáe to play Vector Arena

Kimbra and Janelle Monáe have announced a co-headlining tour which reaches Auckland next month.

Janelle Monae, Kimbra announce joint Golden Electric Tour

The fact that American Janelle Monae and New Zealander Kimbra are joining forces for some Australian dates is big news indeed.

News: And the top 20 Australian songs of 2013 are...

‘Riptide’ and 19 other songs have been nominated for the APRA Song of The Year.

Muse's Matt Bellamy Guests On Kimbra's New Album

Kimbra's upcoming new album just got a fairly big boost in the form of a high profile guest star. Muse frontman Matt Bellamy will feature on the Australian singer's currently-untitled new LP


Wouter "Wally" De Backer (born 21 May 1980 in Bruges, Belgium), better known by the stage name Gotye, is an indie pop singer/songwriter and multi-instrumentalist based in Victoria, Australia. Backer was born in Belgium, but moved with his family to Melbourne, Australia when he was two. Originally a member of the indie band Downstares, Backer began performing under the name Gotye in 2001 when the band disbanded. Aside from his solo work, De Backer has been a member of the indie band The Basics since its formation in 2002.

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