Katherine Jenkins Biography (Wikipedia)
Katherine Maria Jenkins OBE (born 29 June 1980) is a Welsh lyric mezzo-soprano, singer and songwriter. She is a popular classical-crossover singer who performs across a spectrum of operatic arias, popular songs, musical theatre and hymns.
After winning singing competitions in her youth, Jenkins studied at the Royal Academy of Music, modelled and taught voice. She came to wide public attention in 2003 when she sang at Westminster Cathedral in honour of Pope John Paul II's silver jubilee. Since 2004, she has released numerous albums that have performed well on British and foreign charts. In both 2005 and 2006, her albums received Classic Brit Awards as Album of the Year. She has also been seen widely in concert, including concerts for British troops in Iraq and Afghanistan; she has also sung at sporting events, on television shows and in support of many charities. In Spring 2012, she competed on the US television show Dancing with the Stars, finishing in second place, behind NFL Super Bowl champion Donald Driver.
- "People might say, I got lost on Katherine Jenkins face..."http://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p03v0xz5.jpghttp://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p03v0xz5.jpg2016-05-16T11:51:00.000ZKatherine Jenkins on her rise to fame, singing with Wynne & some weird and wonderful giftshttp://www.bbc.co.uk/music/audiovideo/popular/p03v0y01
"People might say, I got lost on Katherine Jenkins face..."
- Katherine Jenkins: "There's loads of times when I mess up the words..."http://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p03sktxl.jpghttp://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p03sktxl.jpg2016-04-29T08:54:00.000ZKatherine Jenkins talks about singing for royalty and her new album Celebration.http://www.bbc.co.uk/music/audiovideo/popular/p03skty9
Katherine Jenkins: "There's loads of times when I mess up the words..."
- Katherine Jenkins Live in Sessionhttp://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p02c1nw1.jpghttp://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p02c1nw1.jpg2014-11-16T14:45:00.000ZKatherine Jenkins delivered a show stopping performance on Weekend Wogan!http://www.bbc.co.uk/music/audiovideo/popular/p02c1p7q
Katherine Jenkins Live in Session
- Katherine Jenkins chats to Graham Nortonhttp://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p011bnb8.jpghttp://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p011bnb8.jpg2012-11-17T15:13:00.000ZChristmas, eating with The Queen and dancinghttp://www.bbc.co.uk/music/audiovideo/popular/p011brx9
Katherine Jenkins chats to Graham Norton
Katherine Jenkins Tracks