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Carrie Grant
Carrie Grant

Carrie Grant (born Carrie Gray August 17, 1965) is a British celebrity vocal coach and session singer. She is best known for her work on the television talent contests Fame Academy and Pop Idol, together with her husband and colleague David Grant. She is also personal voice coach to many successful pop stars. Image File history File linksMetadata Carrie_Grant. ... Image File history File linksMetadata Carrie_Grant. ... August 17 is the 229th day of the year (230th in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar. ... 1965 (MCMLXV) was a common year starting on Friday (the link is to a full 1965 calendar). ... Fame Academy is the name of televised competition to search for and educate musical talents. ... This article is about the British television series. ... David Grant (born August 8, 1956 in Hackney, London) is a British pop singer and celebrity vocal coach. ...


Grant has had various roles in the entertainment industry, starting as a dancer on television and moving into presenting for children's television. She was a member of the singing trio Sweet Dreams, who entered the 1983 Eurovision Song Contest with the song "I'm Never Giving Up," which reached number 21 on the UK singles chart and gave them sixth placing in the contest. Grant later became one of the UK’s top session singers, working with artists such as Diana Ross, Roberta Flack, Rod Stewart, Lighthouse Family, Fatboy Slim and many others. Sweet Dreams were a UK vocal group comprising of Carrie Gray, Helen Kray and Bobby McVey. ... The modern logo was introduced for the 2004 Contest to create a consistent visual identity. ... Diana Ross (born Diane Ernestine Earle Ross on March 26, 1944) is a Grammy Award-nominated, Golden Globe-winning, Oscar- nominated and Tony Awards-winning American singer, performer and actress, who first gained prominence in the 1960s girl group, The Supremes before leaving the group in 1970 to establish a... Roberta Flack Roberta Flack (born February 10, 1937 in Asheville, North Carolina) is an American singer. ... Roderick David Stewart, CBE (born January 10, 1945), is a British rock singer who was a member of the Jeff Beck Group and the Faces before embarking on a solo career. ... Lighthouse Family were an English duo from the mid-1990s to the early 2000s. ... Fatboy Slim (born Quentin Leo Cook on July 31, 1963, also known as Norman Cook) is an English musician in the dance music genre. ...


Carrie and David Grant then collaborated on their highly acclaimed gospel album "Watching and Waiting" which went on to win a MOBO Award as best gospel album for 1997. Mobo can refer to: Motherboard Mobo, Masbate, a municipality in the Philippines MOBO, an acronym for Music Of Black Origin (Awards) This is a disambiguation page — a list of pages that otherwise might share the same title. ... 1997 (MCMXCVII) was a common year starting on Wednesday of the Gregorian calendar. ...


This led to further work for Grant as vocal coach and producer, working with some of the UK’s top pop acts including Take That, S Club, and more recently Will Young, Atomic Kitten, Melanie C, Lemar, Charlotte Church and others throughout the US, Europe and the UK. In 2006 she appeared in the four part BBC TV series The Sound of Musicals, which was filmed in 2005. In 2006 (broadcast 2007) she took part in the BBC2 reality series Safari School in which eight celebrities were trained in the skills of game rangers at the Shamwari Game Reserve in South Africa. Grant was the series champion, beating actor Jeremy Sheffield in the final test. What the hell ... S Club 7. ... William Robert Young (born January 20, 1979) is an English singer and actor. ... Atomic Kitten is an English girl group from Liverpool composed of Liz McClarnon (Lil), Natasha Hamilton (Tash), and Jenny Frost, who replaced original member Kerry Katona in January 2001. ... Melanie Jayne Chisholm (born January 12, 1974) is a British pop singer who was a member of the Spice Girls, where she was known as Sporty Spice or Mel C. She has also enjoyed relative success as a solo artist. ... Lemar Obika (born 4 April 1978 in Tottenham, London), simply known as Lemar, is a British R&B singer who has had a run of chart success in the UK since appearing on Fame Academy on BBC Television. ... Charlotte Church (born Charlotte Maria Reed on February 21, 1986) is a Welsh pop singer who rose to international fame in childhood as a popular classical singer. ... -1... The British Broadcasting Corporation, usually known as the BBC (and also informally known as the Beeb or Auntie) is one of the largest broadcasting corporations in the world in terms of audience numbers, employing 26,000 staff in the UK alone and with a budget of more than £4 billion. ... The Sound of Musicals is a 2006 four part BBC series starring several diffrent musical theatre actors who perform acts from diffrent musicals. ... 2005 (MMV) was a common year starting on Saturday of the Gregorian calendar. ... Safari School is a BBC 2 reality television series presented by Dr Charlotte Uhlenbroek in which eight celebrities take part in a four week ranger training course in the Shamwari Game Reserve in South Africa. ... Shamwari Private Game Reserve is near Port Elizabeth, Eastern Cape, South Africa. ... Jeremy Sheffield was born (1966) in Kelvedon, Essex, UK. Jeremy trained as a ballet dancer with the Royal Ballet at Covent Garden before becoming an actor. ...


Since 1999 has also presented several BBC schools' radio programmes including, Music Workshop, The Song Tree and Something to Think About. The British Broadcasting Corporation, usually known as the BBC (and also informally known as the Beeb or Auntie) is one of the largest broadcasting corporations in the world in terms of audience numbers, employing 26,000 staff in the UK alone and with a budget of more than £4 billion. ...


She is also a prominent member of the National Association for Colitis and Crohn's Disease, as she has had Crohn's Disease since she was twenty. H&E section of non-caseating granuloma seen in the colon of someone affected by Crohns disease. ...


External links

  • David and Carrie Grant's official web site
  • Carrie and David Grant Fansite
  • Fame Academy profile

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