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Dido

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The electronic pop chanteuse Dido entered London's Guildhall School of Music at age six; by the time she reached her teens, the budding musician had already mastered piano, violin, and recorder. After touring with a British classical ensemble, she accepted a publishing job. Meanwhile, she sang with a series of local groups before joining the trip-hop outfit Faithless -- helmed by her older brother, the noted DJ and producer Rollo -- in 1995. The group released its debut album, Reverence, the following year. It went on to sell over five million copies worldwide, and Dido parlayed her newfound success into a solo deal with Arista Records. Dido's ethereal solo material combined elements of acoustic pop and electronica. She released her debut LP, No Angel, in mid-1999, and supported the release by joining the Lilith Fair tour that summer. However, her biggest break arrived in 2000, when rap superstar Eminem sampled one of her tracks, "Thank You," for the chorus of his hit single "Stan." The result was a surprisingly touching song, and demand for the Dido original quickly escalated. "Thank You" became a Top Five smash in early 2001, as did the accompanying No Angel, whose album sales topped 12 million copies worldwide by the time Dido returned to the spotlight two years later. In September 2003, she released her long-awaited follow-up, Life for Rent. This sophomore effort was layered with personal hardship and heartbreak, marking some of Dido's more honest material yet. An eagerly anticipated record, it became one of the fastest-selling albums in U.K. history, quickly going multi-platinum at home while also moving several million copies in America. Following a world tour, Dido once again retreated from the public eye in 2005 to work on her third solo release. Safe Trip Home arrived in 2008, featuring collaborations with Brian Eno, Mick Fleetwood, and Citizen Cope. Shortly after this, she recorded the single "Everything to Lose," which subsequently appeared on the Sex and the City 2 soundtrack. In 2011, she worked with producer A.R Rahman on the single "If I Rise" and began work on her fourth studio album, Girl Who Got Away, with producers Rollo Armstrong and Jeff Bhasker, as well as guest producer Brian Eno on the track "Day Before We Went to War." Described by herself as a "big, fun electronic extravaganza," the album was scheduled for release in early 2013 ~ Jason Ankeny
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Stations Featuring
Dido

    Relax Trax

    Relax Trax
    7 songs

    Coffeehouse Corner

    Coffeehouse Corner
    2 songs

    Smooth Jazz

    Smooth Jazz
    2 songs

    Love Songs

    Love Songs
    2 songs

    '90s Pop

    2 songs

    Lite Hits

    2 songs

    Adult Alternative

    1 song

    Adult Rock

    1 song

    Gay Anthems

    3 songs

    Electronic Chill

    1 song

Albums by
Dido

Top Songs by
Dido

  1.   Song
    Popularity
  2.   Thank You
  3.   White Flag
  4.   Here with Me
  5.   Christmas Day
  6.   See the Sun
  7.   Let Us Move On
  8.   Sand in My Shoes
  9.   Grafton Street
  10.   Don't Believe in Love
  11.   Don't Leave Home
  12.   I'm No Angel
  13.   Northern Skies
  14.   My Lover's Gone
  15.   The Day Before the Day
  16.   Take My Hand
  17.   Let's Do the Things We Normally Do
  18.   Stoned
  19.   No Freedom
  20.   Don't Think of Me
  21.   NYC
  22.   Honestly OK
  23.   Life for Rent
  24.   Hunter
  25.   Lost
  26.   Isobel
  27.   Everything to Lose by Aaron Zigman
  28.   Summer
  29.   Quiet Times
  30.   Do You Have a Little Time
  31.   My Life
  32.   All You Want
  33.   Aurura
  34.   One Step Too Far
  35.   Loveless Hearts
  36.   End of Night
  37.   Blackbird
  38.   Burnin Love
  39.   Never Want to Say It's Love
  40.   This Land is Mine
  41.   Who Makes You Feel
  42.   See You When You're 40
  43.   Mary's in India
  44.   Worthless
  45.   Slide
  46.   Let's Runaway
  47.   All I See
  48.   Day Before We Went to War
  49.   Go Dreaming
  50.   Girl Who Got Away
  51.   For One Day
  52.   Us 2 Little Gods
  53.   Look No Further
  54.   It Comes and It Goes
  55.   Across the View
  56.   A Gift from the Sky
  57.   If I Rise
  58.   Just Say Yes
  59.   Happy New Year
  60.   Sitting on the Roof of the World
  61.   Closer
  62.   Are You Ready for Love
  63.   Aurora
  64.   Love to Blame

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