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Omar Christopher Lye-Fook MBE (born 14 October 1968 in London), known professionally as Omar, is a British soul singer, songwriter and musician. Omar grew up in Canterbury, Kent. He learned his craft classically, playing the trumpet, piano and percussion. He also spent two years at Chetham's School of Music in Manchester, and the Guildhall School of Music in London. His most well-known song was his debut single "There's Nothing Like This". It reached number 14 in the UK Singles Chart on re-release in 1991. AllMusic noted that he is described by some as the father of British neo soul.

Following his first two single releases, "Mr Postman" (1985) and "You and Me" (1988) featuring backing vocals from Caron Wheeler, Omar released his debut album, There's Nothing Like This in 1990. Initially released on his father's record label, Kongo Records, it entered the UK Albums Chart, peaking at #54. Signing to his
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OMAR There's Nothing Like This album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
There's Nothing Like This
RnB 1990
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Music
RnB 1990
OMAR For Pleasure album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
For Pleasure
RnB 1994
OMAR This Is Not A Love Song album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
This Is Not A Love Song
RnB 1997
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Best By Far
RnB 2000
OMAR Sing (If You Want It) album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Sing (If You Want It)
RnB 2006
OMAR The Man album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
The Man
RnB 2013
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Love in Beats
RnB 2017

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Stop War, Make Love
RnB 2014
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Gave My Heart
RnB 2017

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