Personalities | Emeli Sandé | Twenty-First Century | Rock

(Singer-songwriter, b. 1987)

An English-born Scottish singer-songwriter and radio favourite who debuted on rapper Chipmunk’s ‘Diamond Rings’ (2009), Sandé’s first solo single, ‘Heaven’, was released on Virgin Records in 2011. She has three No. 1 singles to her credit: ‘Read All About It’ with Professor Green, ‘Next To Me’ and ‘Beneath Your Beautiful’, a collaboration with Labrinth. In 2012 she performed in both the opening and closing ceremonies of the London Olympic Games.

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Source: The Definitive Illustrated Encyclopedia of Rock, general editor Michael Heatley


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