Birth - Death
Singer and songwriter. Notable songs include 'Heaven', 'Read About It', 'Beneath Your Beautiful' . Albums include 'Our Version of Events', 'Long Live the Angels', and 'Real Life', and 'Let's Say for Instance'. Performed at the opening and closing ceremonies of the 2012 Olympic Games. Appointed a Member of the Order of the British Empire (2017). Chancellor of the University of Sunderland. Bisexual.