Famous as :Classical crossover singer
Birth Date :August 14, 1960
Birth Place :Berkhamsted, Hertfordshire, UK
Claim to fame :Album "Time to Say Goodbye" (1997)
Her duet with KISS' Paul Stanley in "I Will Be With You" is used as the theme song of 10th Pokemon motion picture, Pokemon: The Rise of Darkrai.
Partnered with English cricketer Mark Butcher in BBC One reality show Just the Two of Us and finish third in 2007.
Was among the top 10 most popular British performers in the U.S. in 2000 and 2001.
Cited that her personal influences include '60s and '70s musicians and artists such as David Bowie and Pink Floyd.
Often deploys different voices in one song, mostly pop and classical.
Has three-octave vocal range that extends to an E above Soprano C.
Suffered two miscarriages but said that she has decided to accept her fate not as a mother.
Her father committed suicide in 1992.
Had studied vocal with Elizabeth Hawes, head of the Trinity Music College in London, and later with Ellen Faul of Juilliard and David Romano.
Attended the same school as actor Nigel Havers.
Modeled for Woolworth jeans, Dior, and Vogue while still teens.
Is the oldest of six children.