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Dido Florian Cloud de Bounevialle O'Malley Armstrong, known as Dido (/ˈdaɪdoʊ/, born 25 December 1971), is an English singer-songwriter. Dido attained international success with her debut album No Angel (1999). It sold over 21 million copies worldwide, and won several awards, including the MTV Europe Music Award for Best New Act, two NRJ Awards for Best New Act and Best Album, and two Brit Awards for Best British Female and Best Album. Her next album, Life for Rent (2003), continued her success with the hit singles "White Flag" and "Life for Rent".

Dido's first two albums are among the best-selling albums in UK Chart history, and both are in the top 10 best-selling albums of the 2000s in the UK. Her third studio album, Safe Trip Home (2008), received critical acclaim but failed to duplicate the commercial success of her previous efforts. She was nominated for an Academy Award for the song "If I Rise".Dido was ranked No. 98 on the Billboard chart of the top Billboard 200 artists of the 2000s (2000–2009) based on the success of her albums in the first decade of the 21st century. Dido made a comeback in 2013, releasing her fourth studio album Girl Who Got Away, which reached the Top 5 in the United Kingdom.

The video for Dido's song White Flag features David Boreanaz from the hit show Angel.
Dido started singing with various bands in and around London.
By the time Dido was 10 she played piano, violin, and the aforementioned recorder.
Dido's first musical instrument was the recorder.
Dido took part in the Band Aid 20 re-recording of "Do They Know It's Christmas?"
She worked as a literary agent while going to law school and singing with her brother Rollo's band, Faithless.
Even though Dido was born in England, she considers herself Irish.
Dido was named after an African warrior queen.
Dido's height is 5'8"(1.73 m).
Dido's first musical instrument was the recorder.
Dido entered London's Guildhall School of Music at the age of six.
Dido was raised without television.
The theme song of Roswell is Here With Me by Dido.
Dido has worked with her brother on many of the tracks on her album and they work together almost all of the time.
Dido's debut album No Angel was the biggest selling album of 2001 in the UK. It went on to sell an amazing 12 Million copies worldwide.
Dido recently worked with DJ Faithless on the single One Step Too Far and is also on vocals for the track.
Dido's song Thank You was sampled by controversial rapper Eminem for his no. 1 single Stan. She also appears on vocals on the track.

 

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