Katie Melua

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Katie Melua Biography

Katie has just turned 20, and has signed a five album recording deal and management contract with DRAMATICO. Upon graduating from the Brit School, Katie began working with Mike Batt on the songs for her first album, which has a jazzy, bluesy feel. Her single, "The Closest Thing To Crazy", went to number ten in the UK singles charts in December 2003. The album "Call Off The Search" reached number one in January 2004.

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The Latest Katie Melua News

Katie Melua Thanks Husband For Comeback

20th September 2013

Singer Katie Melua has heaped praise on her motorcycle ace husband James Toseland, insisting he has helped her find balance...

Helen Mirren: Playing Queen Elizabeth Tougher Than Red

22nd July 2013

Dame Helen Mirren says playing Queen Elizabeth was ''much more work'' than playing Victoria in 'RED 2'.The actress - who...

Katie Melua Launches Fundraiser With Skydive Picnic

22nd July 2013

Singer Katie Melua has joined the mile 'dine' club - by leaping from a plane at 13,000 feet (4,000 metres)...

Katie Melua Mugged In London

12th July 2013

Singer Katie Melua has been left "shocked and spooked" after she was mugged in London this week (beg08Jul13).The star was...

Stars Line-up For Queen's Coronation Concerts

30th April 2013

Pop stars Katie Melua and The Feeling, and classical singers Katherine Jenkins and Russell Watson are set to perform for...

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Katie Melua Reviews

Katie Melua - The House Album Review

24th May 2010

The fourth album from the young singer/songwriter comes as a production by William Orbit. If...

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Katie Melua Picnics In The Sky For Our Armed Forces

22nd July 2013

Daring singer Katie Melua jumped 13,000 feet for an airborne picnic in support...

Katie Melua Announces New Album 'Ketevan' Released September 16th 2013

11th July 2013

Katie Melua releases 'Ketevan', her sixth studio album, ten...

Katie Melua At The Roundhouse Wednesday 2nd October 2013

25th January 2013

To celebrate the 10th anniversary of Katie Melua's recording career, SJM...

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shyextravert

Kates singing and voice will appeal to the older generation, becouse, it's got real soul, real class and so much jazz without being Jazz, and its sooooo sexy!Even the lyrics can be interesting, check out the story of Mary Pickford.Fantastic voice and a songs kid!I havent bought albums in years but I have your three and can't wait till you hit the shops with the next one! Be nice to see you in Birmuingham, that could be a first for me, going to a live concert!

6 years 3 weeks ago
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K lover

Dear Katie, I'm in love with your voice and the way you perform, you're one of the greatest singers..I can listen to your songs all day long, I'm sure they are evergreen

8 years 3 months ago
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Dear Katie,You have a lovely voice and don't take this the wrong way, but I am utterly convinced that one day you will cringe at the line 'there are 9 million bicycles in Beijing- that's a fact, its a thing we can't deny'- I mean, why would anyone want to deny that? It really sounds like you've searched a fact book for inspiration- at least drop the serious face and sing it with a tongue-in-cheek irony! For your own sake- to save embarrassment when you look back in a few years!

8 years 6 months ago
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Zheng Bo He

I usually listen only to western classical singing, but when I overheard Katie's Melua's voice on some ad (I think) on tv, I just had to find out who the singer was. I read that her music appeals to older people and that it's "uncool". If so, it must be because older people are more discerning. Her voice is so accurate and beautiful and the lyrics of her songs are original and poignant - not qualities I would assign to anyone else. Well, "uncool" is the new "cool" as far as I'm concerned.

8 years 2 months ago
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