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Emeli Sande

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10, 1987
Sunderland, England
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10, 1987 (age 34)
Sunderland, England


R&B singer who released her acclaimed debut album, Our Vision of Events, in 2012. She won a Critic's Choice BRIT Award the same year. She is best known for her international hit single "Next to Me."

Before Fame

She worked hard in school and wrote her first song when she was eleven years old. Later, she was offered a record deal with Virgin Records.


She has written songs for artists such as Susan Boyle and Leona Lewis and was featured on rapper Chipmunk's song "Diamond Rings."

Family Life

She married marine biologist Adam Gouraguine on September 15, 2012 after seven years of dating. They divorced after a year of marriage. 

Associated With

She has written songs for British Pop singer Cheryl Cole.