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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

    TV Tunes

    TV Tunes
    1 song

    Coffeehouse Corner

    Coffeehouse Corner
    2 songs

    Acoustic Rock

    Acoustic Rock
    1 song

    Late Night Mix

    Late Night Mix
    2 songs

    Relax Trax

    7 songs

    Smooth Jazz

    2 songs

    New Smooth Jazz

    2 songs

    Female Focus

    3 songs

    Lite Hits

    2 songs

    Love Songs

    2 songs

    '90s Pop

    2 songs

    Gay Anthems

    3 songs

    Adult Alternative

    1 song

    Adult Rock

    1 song

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