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How do you follow a Grammy-winning album? Chilly Gonzales, who won the award with his friends Daft Punk for Random Access Memories, has it all worked out. He took the lead of rapper billionaires and started his own full-service music company. He set up his own international academy and got a little help from his friends such as Pulp star Jarvis Cocker and singer Peaches. He collaborated with everyone from Drake to Feist and Jane Birkin. He made an intimate album, Solo Piano, which went from cult hit to big seller. This July, Chris Evans, the Captain America actor, was raving to his 10 million Twitter TWTR +0.36% followers about its follow-up, Solo Piano II. The latest, Solo Piano III, will be out on September 7 with Gonzales going on tour to support it. PHOTOS:  (FABRICE COFFRINI/AFP/Getty Images) Thomas Niedermueller/Getty Images) (Gaelle Beri/Redferns)

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