Paloma Faith Biography (Wikipedia)
Paloma Faith Blomfield (born 21 July 1981) is an English singer, songwriter, and actress. Faith is known for her retro and eccentric style. The singer met her managers Jamie Binns and Christian Wåhlberg in 2007. Her debut album, Do You Want the Truth or Something Beautiful? was released in 2009 and has been certified double platinum in the UK. The album contains the singles "Stone Cold Sober", "New York" and "Upside Down", and earned Faith her first BRIT Award nomination in 2010.
In 2012, Faith released her second studio album, Fall to Grace, which debuted at number two on the UK Albums Chart. The album was critically well received and surpassed the success of her debut, earning her numerous award nominations in 2013 and earning a double platinum certification in the UK. The album produced her first top ten single, "Picking Up the Pieces", the top twenty cover version of INXS's "Never Tear Us Apart" and earned her two BRIT Award nominations for Best British Female and British Album of the Year. Faith released her third album, A Perfect Contradiction in 2014, which stands as her most successful album to date. The album spawned the two UK top ten singles "Can't Rely on You" and "Only Love Can Hurt Like This", with the latter topping the charts in Australia. Faith won Best British Female Solo Artist at the BRIT Awards in 2015. Her fourth studio album, The Architect was released in 2017, and debuted at number one in the UK, becoming Faith's first number one album.
- Who does Paloma dream of performing with at The Biggest Weekend?https://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p05xwmv6.jpghttps://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p05xwmv6.jpg2018-02-12T09:31:00.000ZPaloma Faith gets excited for The Biggest Weekend in Coventry and heading out on tour.https://www.bbc.co.uk/music/audiovideo/popular/p05xwkl4
Who does Paloma dream of performing with at The Biggest Weekend?
- The Best Bits from our Sounds Like Friday Night co-hostshttps://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p05qx1fx.jpghttps://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p05qx1fx.jpg2017-12-12T18:45:00.000ZA look back at some of the Best Bits from our co-hosts throughout Series One of #SLFN featuring Dua Lipa, Craig David, Demi Lovato, Liam Payne, Jason Derulo and Paloma Faith…https://www.bbc.co.uk/music/audiovideo/popular/p05qwfcd
The Best Bits from our Sounds Like Friday Night co-hosts
- Paloma Faith auditions for Bond!https://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p05qg7yt.jpghttps://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p05qg7yt.jpg2017-12-08T09:39:00.000ZPaloma Faith gives Chris Evans her James Bond theme audition live on the show!https://www.bbc.co.uk/music/audiovideo/popular/p05qg7n7
Paloma Faith auditions for Bond!
- All aboard Paloma Faith's London bus tourhttps://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p05pth2b.jpghttps://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p05pth2b.jpg2017-12-01T21:27:00.000ZPaloma takes the SLFN team on a tour of her old East London haunts.https://www.bbc.co.uk/music/audiovideo/popular/p05ptgw0
All aboard Paloma Faith's London bus tour
- Paloma Faith: "I've only just discovered streaming!"https://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p05mldgm.jpghttps://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p05mldgm.jpg2017-11-09T18:09:00.000ZPaloma chats about her technophobia, motherhood and new music ahead of her 'In Concert'.https://www.bbc.co.uk/music/audiovideo/popular/p05mlbsx
Paloma Faith: "I've only just discovered streaming!"
- "The whole album is more of a social commentary" - Paloma Faith reveals the ideas behind her new recordhttps://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p05fld53.jpghttps://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p05fld53.jpg2017-09-09T13:04:00.000ZPaloma Faith explains how her new album was influenced by the birth of her child.https://www.bbc.co.uk/music/audiovideo/popular/p05flchk
"The whole album is more of a social commentary" - Paloma Faith reveals the ideas behind her new record
- Paloma Faith is back with new music...as a new mum!https://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p05drv23.jpghttps://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p05drv23.jpg2017-08-31T07:32:00.000ZPaloma on her new single Crybaby and upcoming album The Architect.https://www.bbc.co.uk/music/audiovideo/popular/p05drrhh
Paloma Faith is back with new music...as a new mum!
- Sigma - Radio 1’s Big Weekend 2016 Highlightshttps://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p03wl1gg.jpghttps://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p03wl1gg.jpg2016-06-28T22:59:00.000ZHighlights of Sigma's set at Radio 1's Big Weekend 2016https://www.bbc.co.uk/music/audiovideo/popular/p03wlw9c
Sigma - Radio 1’s Big Weekend 2016 Highlights
- 'I think I'll go strategic rather than emotional' Paloma Faith chats about The Voicehttps://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p03lm1nk.jpghttps://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p03lm1nk.jpg2016-03-05T12:32:00.000ZPaloma Faith chats to Grimmy about The Voice.https://www.bbc.co.uk/music/audiovideo/popular/p03lm1pc
'I think I'll go strategic rather than emotional' Paloma Faith chats about The Voice
- 'It's a banter-thon!!' - Paloma Faith and will.i.am on the new season of The Voicehttps://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p03dy960.jpghttps://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p03dy960.jpg2016-01-11T08:18:00.000ZIt sounds like Will might have been a bit upstaged by his new partners on The Voice UK...https://www.bbc.co.uk/music/audiovideo/popular/p03dy972
'It's a banter-thon!!' - Paloma Faith and will.i.am on the new season of The Voice
- Paloma Faith chats to Graham Nortonhttps://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p01ygzrj.jpghttps://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p01ygzrj.jpg2014-05-03T14:04:00.000ZPaloma chats about her latest album A Perfect Contradiction.https://www.bbc.co.uk/music/audiovideo/popular/p01yh0hx
Paloma Faith chats to Graham Norton
- Paloma Faith on the phonehttps://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p01t8lky.jpghttps://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p01t8lky.jpg2014-03-04T16:40:00.000ZCJ chats to Paloma Faith about her single with Pharrell.https://www.bbc.co.uk/music/audiovideo/popular/p01t8llj
Paloma Faith on the phone
- Paloma Faith chats with Jo Whileyhttps://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p0160w6v.jpghttps://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p0160w6v.jpg2013-03-07T17:04:00.000ZJo chats with Paloma about lyric writing and the possibility of co-writing with Jake Bugg.https://www.bbc.co.uk/music/audiovideo/popular/p0160w7r
Paloma Faith chats with Jo Whiley
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