48 years old (Born on December 25, 1971)
English, Singer; She is famous from 'Here With Me' Single.Her debut album, "No Angel", was released in 1999. But only when the TV show "Roswell" (1999) used her "Here With Me" as its theme and rapper Eminem sampled her "Thankyou" into his "Stan" on his smash, "The Marshall Mathers LP", did Dido gain the attention of mainstream audiences. Took part in the Band Aid 20 re-recording of "Do They Know It`s Christmas?". [November 2004] She played Stan's women in the music video "Stan " by Eminem. (youtube.com) Winner of the 2002 Ivor Novello Award for Songwriter of the Year. Was raised without television.
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Fun Facts About Dido
Her song "Thank You" was sampled by rapper Eminem in his controversial hit single "Stan".
Born in England but considers herself Irish.
Was named after an African warrior queen.
Brother is Roland `Rollo` Armstrong from the music group Faithless. Dido provided vocals on their recordings and shows.
Worked as a literary agent (her father`s profession) while going to law school and singing with her brother Roland `Rollo` Armstrong`s band, Faithless.
Her first musical instrument was the recorder.
She entered London`s Guildhall School of Music at the age of six.