burst onto the scene

burst onto the scene

Fig. to appear suddenly in a location. When Charles burst onto the scene, no one was prepared for the news he brought. The police suddenly burst onto the scene and arrested everyone in the room.
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burst onto the scene

to suddenly become famous Marsalis burst onto the scene in the early 1980s and proved that jazz could have its own superstars.
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Metro Radio Arena Since they burst onto the scene in 1985 with their seminal cover of 'Money's To Tight To Mention', Simply Red have made a string of classic, landmark albums that defined British RnB throughout the 1980s and 1990s, introducing a generation to the joys of soul music and Mick Hucknall's iconic voice.
Labi burst onto the scene with his debut album in 1970 and followed it up a year later with The Singer And The Song, a collection of love songs and observational pieces which demonstrated his developing talent.
1984 Madonna age 26, when she burst onto the scene - achingly cool
Triada Studio Games have burst onto the scene with a touchscreen game that defines a new sub-genre within the puzzling domain, turning the concept of shadow puppets into intriguing brain-teasers.
The 6-foot-4, 180-pound Franks burst onto the scene as a junior and immediately gave Leominster a tremendous downfield threat for its dangerous offense.
Rooney made his debut aged 17, as did Sterling just over two years ago, having burst onto the scene as a precocious teenager at Everton.
Since they burst onto the scene in 1985 with their seminal cover of Money's To Tight To Mention, Simply Red have made a string of classic, landmark albums that defined British R&B throughout the 1980s and 1990s.
Sneeze burst onto the scene in 1969, winning fans with their progressive rock and horn section, and last performed together live in 1971 - at the Rex Hotel in Whitley Bay -before splitting up the following year, when they all went their separate ways.
The comedy group - completed by the late Graham Chapman, who died of cancer aged 48 in 1989 - burst onto the scene in 1969 with their seminal sketch show Monty Python's Flying Circus.
Arsenal midfielder Jack Wilshere cleared the air with Manchester United legend Paul Scholes after the latter opined that the 22-year-old has not grown as a player since he first burst onto the scene with the Gunners.
The couple had burst onto the scene 20 years ago, at the premiere of Hugh's, 'Four Weddings and a Funeral' - when Hurley wore that dress - the couple remain close, the Mirror reported.
Jones, from Neath, burst onto the scene at the 2012 World Championship with a run to the quarter-finals and would have expected to brush aside the world number 91, whose short-term goal is simply to make enough money to give up his job as a taxi driver.
RATING: FRANZ FERDINAND Right Thoughts, Right Words, Right Action IT'S been almost a decade since Scottish rockers Franz Ferdinand burst onto the scene with breakthrough single Take Me Out.
Mattar went on to lift two Gulf Cups for the UAE in 2007 and 2013 and has been the benchmark for youth coming into coach Mahdi Ali's golden generation, which burst onto the scene with Olympic qualification at London 2012, domineered by star Al Ain midfielder Omar Abdul Rahman.