Kylie Minogue Biography
Kylie Minogue (Kylie Ann Minogue) is an Australian singer, songwriter, dancer and actress born on 28th May 1968 in Melbourne, Australia. She achieved recognition starring in the Australian soap opera Neighbours, where she played tomboy mechanic Charlene Robinson.
As of 2015, Kylie Minogue has had worldwide record sales of more than 80 million. She has mounted several successful and critically acclaimed concert world tours and received a Mo Award for “Australian Entertainer of the Year” for her live performances. Kylie Minogue was appointed an Officer of the Order of the British Empire in the 2008 New Year Honours for services to Music. She was appointed by the French government as a Chevalier (knight) of the Ordre des Arts et des Lettres for her contribution to the enrichment of French culture. Kylie Minogue was awarded an honorary Doctor of Health Science (D.H.Sc.) degree by Anglia Ruskin University for her work in raising awareness for breast cancer. In November 2011, on the 25th anniversary of the ARIA Music Awards, she was inducted by the Australian Recording Industry Association into the ARIA Hall of Fame.
Kylie Minogue Age
Kylie Minogue was born on 28th May 1968.
Kylie Minogue Career
Kylie Minogue was born and raised in Melbourne, Australia and has worked and lived in the United Kingdom since the 1990s. She signed to record label PWL in 1987 and released her first studio album Kylie in 1988.In 1992, she left PWL and signed with Deconstruction Records where she released her self-titled studio album and Impossible Princess.
The lead single “Can’t Get You Out of My Head” became one of the most successful singles of the 2000s, selling over ten million units. Kylie Minogue made her film debut in The Delinquents (1989) and portrayed Cammy in Street Fighter (1994). Minogue has also appeared in the films Moulin Rouge! (2001), Jack & Diane, and Holy Motors (2012). 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 books and fashion.
Minogue’s second album Enjoy Yourself was released in October 1989. The album was a success in the United Kingdom, Europe, New Zealand, Asia and Australia and spawned number one singles “Hand on Your Heart” and “Tears on My Pillow”. However, it failed to sell well throughout North America and Minogue was dropped by her American record label Geffen Records. She then embarked on her first concert tour, the Enjoy Yourself Tour, in the United Kingdom, Europe, Asia and Australia in February 1990. She was also one of the featured vocalists on the remake of “Do They Know It’s Christmas?”. Minogue’s debut film, The Delinquents was released in December 1989. The movie received mixed reviews by critics but proved popular with audiences. In the UK it grossed more than £200,000, and in Australia, it was the fourth-highest grossing local film of 1989 and the highest grossing local film of 1990.
In November 1990 Kylie Minogue released herthord album ‘Rhythm of Love’Its lead single, “Better the Devil You Know” became one of Minogue’s most famous songs and peaked at number two in the UK and four in her native Australia. Rhythm of Love’s second and fourth single, “Step Back in Time” and “Shocked” were both a top ten hit in the UK and Australia.
Kylie Minogue fourth album, Let’s Get to It was released in October 1991 and reached number 15 on the UK Albums Chart. It was her first album to fail to reach the top ten. While the first single from the album, “Word Is Out”, became her first single to miss the top ten of the UK Singles Chart, subsequent singles “If You Were with Me Now” and “Give Me Just a Little More Time” both reached the top five.
On 2012, Kylie Minogue began a year-long celebration for her 25 years in the music industry, which was often called “K25”. The anniversary started with her embarking on the Anti Tour in England and Australia, which featured b-sides, demos and rarities from her music catalogue.
In January 2013, Kylie Minogue and her manager Terry Blamey, whom she had worked with since the start of her singing career, parted ways. The following month, she signed to Roc Nation for a management deal. In February 2017, Kylie Minogue signed a new record deal with BMG Rights Management which will release her upcoming album internationally. In December 2017, Kylie Minogue and BMG had struck a joint-deal with Mushroom Music Labels — under the sub-division label Liberator to release her new album in Australia and New Zealand.
Kylie Minogue Albums
- Enjoy Yourself
- Rhythm of Love
- Let’s Get to It
- Kylie Minogue
- Impossible Princess
- Light Years
- Body Language
- Kiss Me Once
- Kylie Christmas
- Kylie Christmas: Snow Queen Edition
- The Kylie Collection
- Greatest Hits
- Confide in Me
- Greatest Hits: 87–97
- Greatest Hits: 87–99
- Artist Collection
- Ultimate Kylie
- The Best of Kylie Minogue
- Intimate and Live
- Fever 2002
- Showgirl: Homecoming Live
- Live in New York
- Aphrodite Les Folies: Live in London
- Kiss Me Once Live at the SSE Hydro
- Kylie’s Remixes
- Kylie’s Remixes: Vol. 2
- Kylie’s Non-Stop History 50+1
- Impossible Remixes
- Essential Mixes
- The Albums 2000–2010
- Time Capsule
- Live and Other Sides
- Other Sides
- Money Can’t Buy
- Pink Sparkle
- A Kylie Christmas
Kylie Minogue Movies and TV Shows
- 1986–1988: Neighbours as Charlene Robinson
- 1989: The Delinquents as Lola Lovell
- 1994: Street Fighter as Cammy
- 2001: Moulin Rouge! as The Green Fairy
- 2007: Doctor Who as Astrid Peth
- 2012: Jack & Diane as Tara
- 2012: Holy Motors as Eva Grace (Jean)
- 2015: San Andreas as Susan Riddick
- 2015: Young & Hungry as Shauna
- 2016: Galavant as Queen of The Enchanted Forest
- 2017: Swinging Safari as Kaye Hall
Kylie Minogue Boyfriend
Kylie Minogue began dating Joshua Sasse,British actor,in 2015 and in February 2016 they became engaged. Sasse revealed that they won’t get married until everyone in her home country has the right to do so.
“We are not comfortable getting married until this law is passed in Australia,I simply can’t fathom on any level, whether it’s moral or religious or anything, that I have the right to get married and to marry the person that I love and that somebody else doesn’t because of their sexual orientation.”
Kylie Minogue and Sasse broke up in 2017 amid amid allegations that he was unfaithful, and she has now revealed that at first she thought their romance “needed saving”, before realising it was time to call and end to their relationship.
“I think we all know that things were not going great in my relationship, but, you know, when you’re kind of deluded and you’re thinking maybe, maybe … maybe this needs saving. Turns out, it didn’t.”