Katie Melua Net Worth, Biography & Wiki 2017
Katie hit No. 1 with her 2003 debut album, Call Off The Search, immediately became the highest-selling female musician in the U.K., a feat that owed much of its success to her extremely popular 2003 introduction. Produced in soviet Georgia but raised in Belfast . Her family pulled up stakes several years afterwards and relocated to London, where Melua entered the B.R.I.T. School for the Performing Arts & Technology. Melua was found by Mike Batt and signed to Dramatico, where she’s sold almost 11 million records. Melua is engaged to motorcycling champion James Toseland.
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Katie Melua Quick Facts
Birth date: , September 16 1984 Birth place: , Kutaisi Georgia Height: 5 ft 2 in (1.575 m) Profession: , Singer , Guitarist , Songwriter , Singer-songwriter , Artist , Musician Music artist Education: , Dominican College , Fortwilliam , BRIT School , 9 Million Bicycles , The Closest Thing To Crazy I Cried for You Nationality: United Kingdom Spouse: James Toseland (m. 2012) Parents: , Amiran Melua Tamara Melua Awards: , Echo Award for Best International Newcomer , Echo Award for Best International Rock/Pop Female Artist , 9 Million Bicycles , The Closest Thing To Crazy I Cried for You Nominations: , Brit Award for British Female Solo Artist , World Music Award for World’s Best Album , World Music Award for World’s Best Live Act , World Music Award for World’s Best Entertainer of the Year , World Music Award for World’s Best Female Artist , Brit Award for Pop Act , 9 Million Bicycles , The Closest Thing To Crazy I Cried for You facebook.com/katiemeluamusic twitter.com/katiemelua plus.google.com/+katiemelua instagram.com/katiemeluaofficial myspace.com/katiemelua imdb.com/name/nm1544454 en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Katie_Melua
Katie Melua Interesting Facts
# Fact 1 Is of Canadian and Russian ancestry. 2 Has one brother, Zurab, who is Guitarist in her Husband's Band "Toseland". 3 Has taken several flying lessons. 4 August 10th 2005, she and her family became British citizens. 5 Celebrated her mother's 50th birthday in Georgia in 2010. 6 Whether she's on the road or in the studio, the singer's guitar of choice is the Epiphone Masterbilt EN-546C. 7 Has a mezzo-soprano vocal range. 8 Her father is a heart-surgeon and her mother is a nurse. 9 A fan of the music of Kate Bush. 10 Her first album "Call off the Search" reached #1 in the UK charts in November 2003, her second "Piece by Piece" topped the charts in the UK, Poland and the Netherlands in 2005. 11 After spending her childhood in Batumi, Georgia, she moved to Belfast, Northern Ireland with her family at the age of 9. 12 A tulip is named after her. 13 She can speak three languages, Georgian, Russian and English. 14 Her favorite songs are "Jammin'" by Bob Marley, "Porcelain" by Moby, "Suddenly I See" by KT Tunstall, "Jesus To A Child" by George Michael, "Life On Mars" by David Bowie, "I Want To Break Free" by Queen, "Where Do The Children Play" by Cat Stevens, "Under The Bridge" by Red Hot Chili Peppers and "I Can't Give You Anything But Love" by Ella Fitzgerald. (Source: BBC Radio 2 "Tracks of My Years"). 15 Attended St. Mary's Convent in Portstewart, Northern Ireland. 16 Took part in the Band Aid 20 re-recording of "Do They Know It's Christmas?". [November 2004] 17 Was spotted by her former manager Mike Batt while she was studying music at the BRIT Performing Arts & Technology School in Croydon, Surrey, England. A classmate was Amy Winehouse. 18 She performed a duet with Jamie Cullum at this years Brit Awards which took place on the 17th February 2004.
Katie Melua Quotes
# Quote 1 I actually rediscovered The Bee Gees when Take That covered How Deep Is Your Love in 1996 - I thought they stayed true to the song and it made me go out and buy Bee Gees records again. They have been able to write for so many people and reach so many emotive notes. It really is an extremely special talent. 2 Dancing is an important function of music, but so is crying.
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Year Award Ceremony Nomination Movie Award shared with 2007 Golden Camera Golden Camera, Germany Best Music International Katie Melua Nominated Awards Nominated awards Nominated awards
Year Award Ceremony Nomination Movie Award shared with 2007 World Soundtrack Award World Soundtrack Awards Best Original Song Written for Film Miss Potter (2006) · Mike Batt · Nigel Westlake · Richard Maltby Jr. 2006 Brit Brit Awards Best Pop Act
Katie Melua Filmography Soundtrack Soundtrack
Title Year Status Character The Royal British Legion Festival of Remembrance 2013 TV Movie performer: "I Will Be There" The One and Only Cilla Black 2013 TV Movie documentary performer: "Alfie" Sunday Brunch 2013 TV Series performer - 1 episode Caddicarus 2013 TV Series performer - 1 episode 5 Days of War 2011 performer: "No Fear of Heights" / writer: "No Fear of Heights" The Tourist 2010 performer: "No Fear of Heights" / writer: "No Fear of Heights" Divendres 2010 TV Series performer - 1 episode Jane's Journey 2010 Documentary performer: "Thank You, Stars" Turtle: The Incredible Journey 2009 Documentary performer: "Thank You, Stars" DR's store juleshow 2008 TV Special documentary performer: "The Closest Thing to Crazy", "What a Wonderful World" Faintheart 2008 performer: "Toy Collection" / writer: "Toy Collection" Secret Diary of a Call Girl TV Series performer - 1 episode, 2008 writer - 1 episode, 2008 Nancy Drew 2007 performer: "Looking for Clues" Miss Potter 2006 performer: "When You Taught Me How to Dance" Mia Sarah 2006 performer: "Call Off The Search", "Tiger In The Night" Movie Music Mania 2005 TV Movie documentary performer: "Moon River" Just Like Heaven 2005 performer: "Just Like Heaven" Senhora do Destino 2004 TV Series performer - 1 episode Actress Actress
Title Year Status Character Grindhouse 2007 Brunette with Hatchet Victim (segment "Don't") (uncredited) Composer Composer
Title Year Status Character Katie Melua: The Arena Tour 2008, Live from Rotterdam 2008 Video Thanks Thanks
Title Year Status Character Jane's Journey 2010 Documentary thanks Self Self
Title Year Status Character This Morning 2006-2014 TV Series Herself The Royal British Legion Festival of Remembrance 2013 TV Movie Herself - Performer The One and Only Cilla Black 2013 TV Movie documentary Herself - Performer RTL Late Night 2013 TV Series Herself Sunday Brunch 2013 TV Series Herself Choccywoccydoodah 2013 TV Series documentary Herself Play On! 2013 TV Series Herself The Nation's Favourite Number 1 Single 2012 TV Mini-Series documentary Herself Vivement dimanche 2006-2012 TV Series Herself Pau!l 2012 TV Series Herself This Week 2007-2012 TV Series Herself Die Harald Schmidt Show 2012 TV Series Herself The BRIT Awards 2012 2012 TV Special Herself The Nation's Favourite Bee Gees Song 2011 TV Movie documentary Herself Daybreak 2011 TV Series Herself Vivement dimanche prochain 2011 TV Series Herself Ànima 2010 TV Series Herself The Michael Ball Show 2010 TV Series Herself III nach neun 2010 TV Series Herself Late Night with Jimmy Fallon 2010 TV Series Herself - Guest Vocalist 5 Para a Meia Noite 2010 TV Series Herself Divendres 2010 TV Series Herself Gomorron 2010 TV Series Herself - Guest The Review Show 2010 TV Series Herself - Performer Breakfast 2005-2010 TV Series Herself - Singer / Songwriter / Herself The Graham Norton Show 2007-2010 TV Series Herself - Musical Guest Jimmy Kimmel Live! 2004-2009 TV Series Herself / Herself - Musical Guest The Gadget Show 2009 TV Series Herself A Minha Geração 2008 TV Series Herself DR's store juleshow 2008 TV Special documentary Herself - Performer Leonard Cohen: Everybody Knows 2008 TV Movie Herself Peter live 2008 TV Series Herself - Guest Katie Melua: The Arena Tour 2008, Live from Rotterdam 2008 Video Herself Fascínios 2008 TV Series Herself Aftenshowet 2008 TV Series Herself Junior Eurovision Song Contest 2007 TV Special Herself - Performer Domino Day 2007 TV Series Herself Fredag hela veckan 2007 TV Series Herself - Gästartist Something for the Weekend 2007 TV Series Herself BingoLotto 2005-2007 TV Series Herself -Little Shop of Horrors / Herself - Musical Guest TV total 2005-2007 TV Series Herself Live Earth 2007 TV Movie documentary Herself Happy Hour 2007 TV Series Herself Katie Melua: Concert Under the Sea 2006 TV Movie documentary Herself Duet Impossible 2006 TV Special Herself - Performer DR's store juleshow 2006 TV Special Herself - Performer Strictly Come Dancing: It Takes Two 2006 TV Series documentary Herself The 2006 World Music Awards 2006 TV Special Herself Schlag den Raab 2006 TV Series Herself Children in Need 2004-2006 TV Series Herself / Herself - Performer The Sharon Osbourne Show 2006 TV Series Herself Sunday Feast 2006 TV Series Herself Queens of Heartache 2006 TV Movie documentary Herself Tout le monde en parle 2006 TV Series Herself Davina 2006 TV Series Herself The Andrew Marr Show 2005-2006 TV Series Herself Wetten, dass..? 2006 TV Series Herself Wogan Now & Then 2006 TV Series Herself OFI Sunday 2005 TV Series Herself The Two Ronnies Sketchbook 2005 TV Series Herself CD:UK 2005 TV Series Herself It's Christmas with Jonathan Ross 2005 TV Movie Herself Parkinson 2004-2005 TV Series Herself DR's store juleshow 2005 TV Special Herself - Performer Nobel Peace Prize Concert 2005 TV Movie documentary Herself The Record of the Year 2005 2005 TV Special Herself - Performer Verstehen Sie Spaß? 2005 TV Series Herself Today with Des and Mel 2004-2005 TV Series Herself Movie Music Mania 2005 TV Movie documentary Herself Jensen! 2005 TV Series Herself - Interviewee Melodien für Millionen 2005 TV Series Herself Strictly Come Dancing 2005 TV Series Herself - Musical Guest Kelly 2003-2005 TV Series Herself Never Mind the Buzzcocks 2004-2005 TV Series Herself Clement direkte med Clement Kjersgaard 2005 TV Series Herself - Singer Kuttner. 2005 TV Series Herself Saturday Swings 2005 TV Movie Herself Loose Women 2004-2005 TV Series Herself - Performer / Herself GMTV 2004-2005 TV Series Herself Death of Celebrity 2005 TV Movie documentary Herself Spicks and Specks 2005 TV Series Herself Good Morning Australia 2005 TV Series Herself Eine große Nachtmusik 2005 TV Series Herself Echo - Deutscher Musikpreis 2005 TV Series Herself - Performer Música uno 2005 TV Series Herself The 100 Greatest Albums 2005 TV Movie documentary Herself The Record of the Year 2004 2004 TV Special Herself - Performer Først & sist 2004 TV Series Herself All-Time Greatest Love Songs 2004 TV Movie documentary Herself - Performer Simply the Best 2004 TV Series Herself - Performer T in the Park 2004 TV Movie Herself The Terry and Gaby Show 2004 TV Series Herself The Meteor Ireland Music Awards 2004 2004 TV Special Herself - Performer Brit Awards 2004 2004 TV Movie documentary Performer The Royal Variety Performance 2003 2003 TV Movie documentary Herself - Performer Mad for It 1998 TV Series Herself (uncredited) Archive Footage Archive Footage