Sep. 16th, 1984
Kutaisi, Georgia, USSR
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- Attended St. Mary's Convent in Portstewart, Northern Ireland.
- Was spotted by her now-manager 'Mike Batt' (qv) while she was studying music at the BRIT Performing Arts & Technology School in Croydon, Surrey, England. A classmate was 'Amy Winehouse' (qv).
- She can speak three languages, Georgian, Russian and English.
- A tulip is named after her.
- She performed a duet with 'Jamie Cullum' (qv) at this years Brit Awards which took place on the 17th February 2004.
- After spending her childhood in Batumi, Georgia, she moved to Belfast, Northern Ireland with her family at the age of 9.
- 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.
- (14 November 2004) Took part in the Band Aid 20 re-recording of "Do They Know It's Christmas?".