Emeli Sandé
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1987-03-10
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Emeli Sandé

Emeli Sandé Biography (Wikipedia)

Adele Emily Sandé, MBE ( SAN-day; born 10 March 1987), known professionally as Emeli Sandé, is a Scottish singer and songwriter. Born in Sunderland, Tyne and Wear and raised in Alford, Aberdeenshire, Scotland, by an English mother and Zambian father, Sande rose to prominence after being a featured artist on the 2009 Chipmunk track "Diamond Rings". It was their first top 10 single on the UK Singles Chart. In 2010, she was featured on "Never Be Your Woman" by the rapper Wiley, which was another top ten hit. In 2012, she received the Brit Awards' Critics' Choice Award.

Sandé released her first solo single "Heaven" in August 2011. She has two number-one singles across the UK and Ireland with "Read All About It" with Professor Green and "Beneath Your Beautiful", a collaboration with Labrinth. Her album Our Version of Events spent ten non-consecutive weeks at number one and became the best-selling album of 2012 in the UK, with over 1 million sales. In 2012, she performed in both the Opening and Closing ceremonies of the London Olympics. In 2013, at the Brit Awards 2013 ceremony, she won two awards: Best British Female Solo Artist, and British Album of the Year.

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Past BBC Events

BBC Music Presents The Biggest Weekend
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Perth, Scone Palace
2018-05-26T22:43:03
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26
May
2018
BBC Music Presents The Biggest Weekend

BBC Music Presents The Biggest Weekend

Perth, Scone Palace
Radio 2 Live in Hyde Park: 2017
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Hyde Park
2017-09-10T22:43:03
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10
Sep
2017
Radio 2 Live in Hyde Park: 2017

Radio 2 Live in Hyde Park: 2017

13:50
Hyde Park
Glastonbury: 2017
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Worthy Farm, Pilton
2017-06-25T22:43:03
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25
Jun
2017
Glastonbury: 2017

Glastonbury: 2017

20:35
Worthy Farm, Pilton
Radio 1's Big Weekend: 2017
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Burton Constable Hall, Hull
2017-05-27T22:43:03
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27
May
2017
Radio 1's Big Weekend: 2017

Radio 1's Big Weekend: 2017

Burton Constable Hall, Hull
BBC Music Awards: 2016
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ExCeL London
2016-12-12T22:43:03
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12
Dec
2016
BBC Music Awards: 2016

BBC Music Awards: 2016

ExCeL London

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