Kim Wilde Biography (Wikipedia)
Kim Wilde (born Kim Smith; 18 November 1960) is an English pop singer, author, DJ and television presenter. She first saw success in 1981 with her debut single "Kids in America", which reached number two in the UK. In 1983, she received the Brit Award for Best British Female solo artist. In 1986, she had a UK number two hit with a reworked version of the Supremes' song "You Keep Me Hangin' On", which also topped the US Billboard Hot 100 in 1987. Between 1981 and 1996, she had 25 singles reach the Top 50 of the UK singles chart. Her other hits include "Chequered Love" (1981), "You Came" (1988) and "Never Trust a Stranger" (1988). In 2003, she collaborated with Nena on the song "Anyplace, Anywhere, Anytime", which topped the Dutch charts.
Worldwide, Wilde has sold over 10 million albums and 20 million singles. She holds the record for being the most-charted British female solo act of the 1980s, with seventeen UK Top 40 hit singles. Starting in 1998, while still active in music, she has branched into an alternative career as a landscape gardener, which has included presenting gardening shows on the BBC and Channel 4. In 2005, she won a Gold award for her courtyard garden at the Royal Horticultural Society’s Chelsea Flower Show.
- Kim Wilde: "Don't water during the day, you don't want to be scorching the leaves of your plants"https://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p06dcfw4.jpghttps://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p06dcfw4.jpg2018-07-09T14:55:00.000ZKim's got gardening tips for hot weather and chats about her album Here Come The Aliens.https://www.bbc.co.uk/music/audiovideo/popular/p06d90c1
Kim Wilde: "Don't water during the day, you don't want to be scorching the leaves of your plants"
- Kim Wilde tells Michael about her UFO sighting!https://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p061msb8.jpghttps://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p061msb8.jpg2018-03-18T13:30:00.000ZKim Wilde explains the inspiration behind her new album title 'Here Come The Aliens'https://www.bbc.co.uk/music/audiovideo/popular/p061jkh1
Kim Wilde tells Michael about her UFO sighting!
- Kim Wilde remembers the 1980'shttps://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p01mnprk.jpghttps://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p01mnprk.jpg2013-12-01T13:32:00.000ZKim Wilde remembers the 1980's and talks about being over awed as a young star.https://www.bbc.co.uk/music/audiovideo/popular/p01mnpry
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