Jacqui Abbott

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Birthday
10, 1973
Birthplace
St Helens, England
Birth Sign
Scorpio
Birthday
10, 1973 (age 44)
Birthplace
St Helens, England

About

English singer known for her time as the lead singer of The Beautiful South from 1994-2000. After more than a decade working at a school, she and former bandmate Paul Heaton began performing again.

Before Fame

She joined the band in 1994, replacing Briana Corrigan, who had left the band in 1992.

Trivia

Abbott helped the band produce their two most successful albums, Blue Is the Colour and Quench. They combined to go octuple platinum in the UK.

Family Life

She has a son named Matthew, who she left the band to take care of after he was diagnosed with autism.

Associated With

In 1995, she and The Beautiful South toured with Michael Stipe and R.E.M.