Joan Armatrading Biography (Wikipedia)
Joan Anita Barbara Armatrading, MBE (, born 9 December 1950) is a British singer-songwriter and guitarist.
A three-time Grammy Award-nominee, Armatrading has also been nominated twice for BRIT Awards as Best Female Artist. She also received an Ivor Novello Award for Outstanding Contemporary Song Collection in 1996.
In a recording career spanning 40 years, Armatrading has released 18 studio albums, as well as several live albums and compilations.
- Joan Armatradinghttps://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p04fyjyq.jpghttps://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p04fyjyq.jpg2016-11-12T14:24:00.000ZLiz was joined by singer songwriter Joan Armatradinghttp://www.bbc.co.uk/music/audiovideo/popular/p04g3417
- 'Everybody owns Shakespeare now...'https://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p04dtyv3.jpghttps://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p04dtyv3.jpg2016-11-01T12:00:00.000ZJoan Armatrading talks to Clemency Burton-Hill about composing music for a production of The Tempest at the Donmar Warehouse. Music excerpts composed/performed by Joan Armatradinghttp://www.bbc.co.uk/music/audiovideo/popular/p04dtzl0
'Everybody owns Shakespeare now...'
- Joan Armatrading on Tavener's The Protecting Veilhttps://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p02pl7tf.jpghttps://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p02pl7tf.jpg2015-04-20T13:34:00.000ZJoan Armatrading speaks to Michael Berkeley about her love of John Tavener's The Protecting Veil.http://www.bbc.co.uk/music/audiovideo/popular/p02pl7wr
Joan Armatrading on Tavener's The Protecting Veil
- Joan Armatrading talks to Simon Mayo about her world tourhttps://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p02jkm3f.jpghttps://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p02jkm3f.jpg2015-02-08T14:08:00.000ZThe legend that is Joan Armatrading MBE discusses her first (and last!) solo world tour.http://www.bbc.co.uk/music/audiovideo/popular/p02jkm5m
Joan Armatrading talks to Simon Mayo about her world tour
- Joan Armatrading Live in Sessionhttps://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p02gpr1l.jpghttps://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p02gpr1l.jpg2015-01-11T14:40:00.000ZJoan performed two songs live on Weekend Woganhttp://www.bbc.co.uk/music/audiovideo/popular/p02gpsnq
Joan Armatrading Live in Session
- Joan Armatrading in conversation with Johnnie Walkerhttps://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p02919dm.jpghttps://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p02919dm.jpg2014-10-20T11:14:00.000ZJoan Armatrading speaks to Johnnie about starting in the music industry and and new tour.http://www.bbc.co.uk/music/audiovideo/popular/p02919j1
Joan Armatrading in conversation with Johnnie Walker
- Joan Armatrading on Nigel Kennedy and holey jeanshttps://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p01s6c4s.jpghttps://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p01s6c4s.jpg2014-02-13T11:12:00.000ZSinger Joan Armatrading recalls getting thrown out of Harrods with Nigel Kennedy.http://www.bbc.co.uk/music/audiovideo/popular/p01s6c52
Joan Armatrading on Nigel Kennedy and holey jeans
- Joan Armatrading is inducted into the Singers Hall of Famehttps://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p016tfvn.jpghttps://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p016tfvn.jpg2013-03-25T12:03:00.000ZRadio 2 listener Sally Taylor in Bristol nominates Joan Armatrading for a place in Michael Ball's Singers Hall Of Famehttp://www.bbc.co.uk/music/audiovideo/popular/p016tfwb
Joan Armatrading is inducted into the Singers Hall of Fame
- Joan Armatrading chats to Steve Wrighthttps://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p0157ry9.jpghttps://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p0157ry9.jpg2013-02-18T15:45:00.000ZJoan chats to Steve about her own search for local singer songwriter talent for her tour, her Radio 2 series and her new single.http://www.bbc.co.uk/music/audiovideo/popular/p0157ryd
Joan Armatrading chats to Steve Wright
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