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Charlotte Church

(1986-), Soprano

Sitter in 2 portraits
Born in Llandaff, Cardiff, soprano Charlotte Church became the youngest recording artist in history to reach number one in the classical charts, at the age of thirteen, with her debut album, Voice Of An Angel (1998). She has achieved international success with a diverse repertoire, which includes opera, chamber music, Gaelic airs and Broadway hits. Her sixth album, and her first pop album, Tissues and Issues, was released in July 2005. It reached the top five in the album charts and spawned a number of hit singles including Crazy Chick and Call My Name.

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Charlotte Church, by Louise Bobbé - NPG x87865

Charlotte Church

by Louise Bobbé
bromide print, February 1999
NPG x87865

Charlotte Church, by Jason Bell - NPG x128529

Charlotte Church

by Jason Bell
digital C-type colour print, 2004
NPG x128529

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