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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

    Late Night Mix

    Late Night Mix
    2 songs

    Relax Trax

    Relax Trax
    7 songs

    Female Focus

    3 songs

    Smooth Jazz

    2 songs

    New Smooth Jazz

    2 songs

    Pop Remixes

    1 song

    Dance Pop

    1 song

    Love Songs

    2 songs

    Lite Hits

    2 songs

    '90s Pop

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

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