Irene Cara Lyrics

Lyrics to Irene Cara

Irene Cara (born March 18, 1959) is an American singer and actress. Cara won an Academy Award in 1984 in the category of Best Original Song for co-writing "Flashdance... What a Feeling". She is also known for her recording of the song "Fame", and she also starred in the 1980 film Fame. She married Hollywood stuntman Conrad Palmisano in 1986. They divorced in 1991. Early life Cara's father, Gaspar Cara, was an Afro-Caribbean Puerto Rican. He died in 1994. Cara's mother, Louise, is an American of...Read more »