Iconic Singer, Annie Lennox, was born in Scotland on Christma Day 1954. She first came to public attention in the 70’s as a member of new wave band The Tourists but it was in the 80’s that she found international success along with David A. Stewart as Eurythmics.
Lennox is an award magnet with eight Brits to her name – including being named Best British Female Artist six times. She’s also won 4 Grammy awards, an MTV Video Music Award, a Billboard Century Award, a Golden Globe and an Academy Award for Best Original Song (for Into the West). She has also been named The Greatest White Soul SInger Alive by VH1 and one of the Greatest 100 Singers of All Time by ROlling Stone.
In the 90’s, Annie Lennox embarked on a solo career with her debut solo album, Diva, birthing several classic hits of the period including “Why” and “Walking on Broken Glass”. Since then there has been a further five solo albums and a compilation album, The Annie Lennox Collection (2009).