Kylie Ann Minogue was born in 1968 in Melbourne, Australia and is currently 43 years old. She is a Singer, songwriter, actress, record producer, fashion designer, author, entrepreneur, Australian recording artist, songwriter, and actress. After beginning her career as a child actress on Australian television, she achieved recognition through her role in the television soap opera Neighbours, before commencing her career as a recording artist in 1987. Her first single, Locomotion spent seven weeks at number one in the Australian singles charts and became the highest selling single of the decade.
Her debut album, Kylie ( 1988), and the single “I Should Be So Lucky”, each reached number one in the United Kingdom, and over the next two years, her first 13 singles reached the British top ten. Her debut film The Delinquents (1989) was a box office hit in Australia and the UK despite negative reviews. Kylie Minogue has achieved record sales of more than 68 million and has received notable music awards, including multiple ARIA and Brit awards and a Grammy award.
These are some awards Kylie Minogue has won:
March 2003: Awarded a Centenary Medal by the Governor General of Australia for “Outstanding Contribution to the Music Industry”. July 2002: Won “Best Chart Act” at the London Dance star Awards. March 2003: Voted in the Top 5 for Best International Singer and Woman of the Year at the “Maxim” Magazine Awards. September 2002: Won “Best International Dance Act” at the Italian 2002 Dance Awards. December 1994: Voted amongst the top 10 Best Albums, Best Single, and Best Female Solo Singer at the Smash Hits Awards in the UK.
I chose to do a blog entry on Kylie Minogue because she is a very big hit all around Australia and is quite popular here as well. I really like Kylie’s songs because they stay nice and simple and her outfits are really nice and her personality is very natural.