publication date: Tuesday, May 25, 2010 (part of Round XLIII)

category: Music

clue: Tamil timbre

explanation: M.I.A. was a Sri Lankan singer of British birth, whose father supported Tamil militancy and shaped her politics. more…

solved by: Russ Wilhelm, Steve West, Samir Mehta, LaVonne Lemler, Chris Lemler, Justin Woods, Richard Slominsky, Joanna Woods, Denise Sawicki, Steve Dunn, Amy Austin, and Ryan Dunn

Sri Lanka This goo represented Sri Lanka in the Goo World Tour.



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