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Susan Boyle Bio, Childhood, Family, and Education
Susan Boyle was born on 1st April 1961 in Blackburn, the United Kingdom. Her mother name is Bridget Boyle and father name is Patrick Boyle. Her mother was a shorthand typist and her father was a miner and veteran of the Second World War. She was raised along with her four brothers and five sisters. She has Asperger syndrome and was bullied as a child. Likewise, she attended and left the school without graduating. Later, she attended Edinburgh Acting School. She has an honorary doctorate for her contribution to the creative industries from Edinburgh’s Queen Margaret University. Susan holds British and Scottish nationality and belongs to Irish ethnic background ethnicity. She has 5 feet 4 inches height and has 85 Kg weight. She has dark brown hair colour and has dark brown eye colour. Her zodiac sign is Aries.
Susan Boyle Career
Susan Boyle began her career in the kitchen of West Lothian College. Then, she had her first audition in “My Kind of People” in 1995. She was rejected from the show. After that, she cut a demo tape, which she sent to record companies, radio talent competitions, local and national TV in 1999. Likewise, she started taking singing lessons from voice coach Fred O’Neil in 2002. Susan also participated in the television talent show “Britain’s Got Talent” in August of 2008. Her performance became the most watched video on YouTube.
She lost to the dance group, Diversity. However, she did not give up on her dreams to become a successful singer. She released her first album “I Dreamed a Dream” in 2009. Additionally, her second album was titled “The Gift” which was released in 2010. Moreover, her other albums are “Someone to Watch Over Me”, “Standing Ovation: The Greatest Songs from the Stage”, “Home for Christmas”, “Hope”, and “A Wonderful World.” She has a World Record for Oldest Female at No. 1 on UK Albums Chart. Furthermore, she has the Guinness World Record for being the only British female artist to top both the US and UK album charts with two releases. Susan appeared as a guest singer for the 2009 edition of “Kohaku Uta Gassen.”
Furthermore, she has won the Scottish Music Awards in 2011 and 2013. Additionally, she has won the Radio Forth Awards, Scotscare, Japan Gold Disc Award, World Music Awards, and Glenfiddich Spirit of Scotland Awards. Likewise, she has also received the nominations for People’s Choice Awards, Juno Award Canada, ARIA Music Awards Australia and so on.
Susan Boyle Relationship
The 57 years old, Susan Boyle is currently believed to be single. Likewise, there is no information available about her previous relationship.
Susan Boyle Net Worth and Online Presence
The British and Scottish singer, Susan Boyle has earned the decent income from her career. She has a net worth of £22 million. Susan is active on Facebook. She has over 1M followers. However, she does not have her official Twitter and Instagram account.