Kylie Ann Minogue is an Australian-British singer, songwriter, actress, record producer and television judge. She is the highest-selling female Australian artist of all time and has been recognised for reinventing herself in music and fashion. Her accolades include a Grammy Award, three Brit Awards and 17 ARIA Music Awards.
About Kylie Minogue in brief
Kylie Ann Minogue AO, OBE is an Australian-British singer, songwriter, actress, record producer and television judge. She is the highest-selling female Australian artist of all time and has been recognised for reinventing herself in music and fashion. Her accolades include a Grammy Award, three Brit Awards and 17 ARIA Music Awards. Minogue was appointed an Officer of the Order of the British Empire in the 2008 New Year Honours for services to Music. She has also appeared in the films Moulin Rouge!, Jack & Diane and Holy Motors. In 2014, she appeared as a judge on the third series of The Voice UK and The Voice Australia. Her other ventures include product endorsements, children’s books, fashion, and charitable work. She was inducted into the ARIA Hall of Fame on the 25th anniversary of the Australian Recording Industry Association in 2011. She also has an honorary Doctor of Health Science degree by Anglia Ruskin University for her work in raising awareness for breast cancer. Her younger sister, Dannii Minogue, is a singer and television host. Her father, Ronald Charles Minogue,. is an accountant at a family-owned car company; her mother, Carol Minogue, is a former ballet dancer. Minogue is the eldest of three children: her younger brother, Brendan Minogue is a news cameraman in Australia; her younger sister is a singers and TV host. She got her HSC degree in English at Camberwell High School. She described herself as being of average intelligence and modest during her high school years.
Growing up, she took singing and dancing lessons with her sister A ten-year-old sister. In 1985, she was cast in one of the lead roles in the film The Kids Henderson. She took off school to play a minor role in the soap opera The Sullivans. In 2006, she became the first female artist to have a chart-topping album in the UK for five consecutive decades. She made her film debut in The Delinquents and portrayed Cammy in Street Fighter. She has appeared in several television shows, including Australian soap opera Neighbours, The X Factor, The Voice and The X-Factor: Australia. In 2011, she went on to star in the reality TV series The Voice: Australia, which she has also starred in since 2012. In 2013, she starred in the movie The Kids Have It All, starring alongside David Walliams and Emma Watson. She appeared in a number of other films, including The Big Lebowski, The Hangover and The Grand Budapest Hotel. In 2012, she released her first solo album, which was followed by a series of music videos. Her second album, Fever, was an international breakthrough for Minogue and became her best-selling album to date. She returned to mainstream dance-oriented music with 2000’s Light Years, preceded by lead single, \”Spinning Around\”. The follow-up, Fever was an internationally acclaimed album and sold over five million units. Her third album, Disco, produced successful singles such as \”Slow\”, \”2 Hearts\” and \”All the Lovers”