Good morning readers, we are going to tell you all in this post, about an English singer, songwriter and model who is known all over the world through singing. Not only this, she has some such songs which have also been included in the list of top 100 songs in the field of singing all over the world. Through singing and modeling, she has become so much famous all over the world, that she has come to know every child in the country. She struggled with all the difficulties of her childhood and gave a new direction to her life. After saying this, you all must have understood who we are talking about, yes! You all guessed it right, we are talking about English singer Sophie Ellis-Bextor .
Sophie Ellis-Bextor BioGraphy
Her’s full name is Sophie Michelle Ellis-Bextor. Apart from being a singer, she is also a songwriter and model. She was recognized as the lead singer of her career in the 1990s with the indie rock band Theaudience. But this band was closed after a few years, after which the singer set out on her way to success alone to make a separate identity for herself.Talking about the genres of the singer’s music, her songs are from Pop, folk, disco, house and indie rock.In 2001, she released her solo debut album titled “Read My Lips”. Her first album was an international success. The album “Read My Lips” sold over 2 million copies worldwide.Sophie’s debut album won the Edison Award for “Best Dance Album” in 2003. In 2003 Sophie released her second album called “Shoot from the Hip”. The album “Shoot from the Hip” peaked at number 19 in the UK. The album produced two top ten singles.
Birth / Birth Place
Let us all get information about the birth of Sophie Michelle Ellis-Bextor. This singer was born in the year 1979 AD on 10 April. Her birthplace is Hounslow, United Kingdom. She was born in a very prosperous family. Sophie has grown up in the field related to English film since childhood, due to which she has a passion for acting.
If we talk about Bextor’s family relationship, then her father’s name is Robin Bextor. Her father is an English film and television producer by profession as well as a director. Her mother’s name is Janet Michell Ellis. Her mother is an English television presenter as well as an actress and writer. Her mother was a presenter on the BBC’s children’s television programs Blue Peter and Jigsaw. Her parents separated when Sophie was four years old. She has three sisters and two brothers. The names of her sisters are Martha-Rose Ellis-Leach, Dulce Bextor and Maisy Bextor. And her brother’s name is Jackson Ellis Leach and Bertie Bextor. When Singer was child, she used to appear with her mother on her show “Blue Peter”.
|Real Name||Sophie Michelle Ellis-Bextor|
|Age||42 year old|
|Date Of Birth||10 April 1979|
|Birth Place||Hounslow, United Kingdom|
|Husband Name||Richard Jones (m. 2005)|
|Height||5ft 8 ½ (174 cm)|
|Weight||212 pounds (96 kg)|
|Hair Colour||Light brown|
|Shoe Size||12 (US)|
|Bra (Breast||Approx Size 34|
|Hip Size||Approx 34|
|Waist Size||Approx 28|
|Dress Size||12 (US) Approx|
|Are you married ?||Yes|
|Is she Lesbian||No|
|Ex- Boy Friend Name||–|
|Husband Name||Richard Jones (m. 2005)|
She had her early education at a school in Hounslow, named St Stephen’s School and later the independent Godolphin and Latimer School in Hammersmith.
Awards / Nominations
In 2000, she won the Best Single category for the song “Groovejet” and the Ericsson Muzik Awards for the Best Ibiza Tune category. In 2001, she won the DanceStar Awards for the Capital FM Worldwide Record of the Year category for the song “Groovejet”. In 2002, she won the Variety Club of Great Britain Awards for the Recording Artist Award category. In 2003, she won the Hungarian Music Awards for the Best Foreign Dance Album category for the song “Read My Lips”. In the same year she won the Top of the Pops Awards for the Pop Posho category. In 2011, she won the International Dance Music Awards for the Best Trance Track category for the song “Not Giving Up on Love”. In 2014 she won the AIM Independent Music Awards for the Best Live Act category.
Current Band Members
If not, read further. Phil Wilkinson plays the drums. Richard Jones plays bass. Ciaran Jeremiah plays keyboards. Seton Daunt plays the guitar. Gita Langley plays backing vocals, violin.
If you want to know the net worth of the singer, then we tell you. The net worth of these singers is four million dollars.
In 2005, Sophie married Richard Jones. Richard Jones is a member of The Feeling bassist. Sophie has five sons. But only the names of her three children are available on the Internet. Singer’s first two children were delivered in 8 months. Bextor suffered from pre-eclampsia during the first two pregnancies. Due to which both their deliveries were premature. She is an ambassador for Borne. She told during an interview that she was raped at the age of 17.She was rapped by a guitarist in her apartment. When she was studying A-Levels, she met a criminal at a gig. The criminal was twelve years older than Sophie.
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