Annie Lennox was born on December 25, in Aberdeen, Aberdeenshire, Scotland as Ann Griselda Lennox. She has been married to Mitch Besser since. Annie Lennox is a singer famous for her work with Eurythmics, a group she formed with the musician David A. Stewart. This biography of Annie. Find Annie Lennox biography and history on AllMusic – Following the disbandment of Eurythmics in ,.
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Following the disbandment of Eurythmics invocalist Annie Lennox began a solo career that rivaled Eurythmics ‘ in terms of crossover popularity. Born and raised in Aberdeen, Scotland, Lennox began playing music as child, learning how to play both the piano and flute. In her late teens, she won a scholarship to London’s Royal Academy of Music, but she dropped out before she took her finals. For the next several years, she worked around London, performing various jobs during the day and singing at night.
In the late ’70s, she met guitarist Dave Stewart through a friend. Stewartwho had previously played with Longdancerasked Lennox to join a new band he was forming with a songwriter named Peet Coombes. The band was named the Touristsand they released three albums between and and scored a number four U.
While they were collaborating in the TouristsLennox and Stewart became lovers.
Soon, tensions within the band grew, and by the pair had left the band to begin Eurythmics. During the early ’80s, the sleek synth pop of Eurythmics became one of the most popular biographyy of new wave, racking up a number of hits in both the U.
Infollowing the release of Eurythmics ‘ commercial disappointment We Too Are OneLennox announced that she was taking a two-year sabbatical to have a child. During this time, the group quietly dissolved, Lennox had a baby, and she began working on her first solo album.
bilgraphy Divaher solo debut, arrived in and showcased a calmer, more mature vocalist designed to cross over into the adult contemporary market. On the strength of the singles “Walking on Broken Glass” number 14 and “Why” number 34Diva sold over two million copies in the U. Lennox delivered her second solo album, a covers collection entitled Medusain Lennox took some time off to raise her child and become more actively involved with humanitarian endeavors.
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annke A full eight years after Medusa was released, she returned with Bareone of the strongest and most personal albums of her career. After another break, she released Songs of Mass Destruction in September and made plans to embark on an extensive North American tour, starting in Viography.
Three years later, Lennox returned to recording with her first holiday album, entitled A Christmas Cornucopia. Inshe delivered another covers-oriented album, the Mike Stevens -produced Nostalgia.
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Also Known As Ann Lennox.
Member Of Eurythmics The Tourists.