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Olivia Newton-John

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Newton-John attending the premiere of A Few Best Men in Sydney, Australia, 2012

Source: Wikipedia

Olivia Newton-John, AO, OBE (born 26 September 1948) is an English-born Australian singer, songwriter, and actress. She is a four-time Grammy award winner who has amassed five No. 1 and ten other Top Ten Billboard Hot 100 singles and two No. 1 Billboard 200 solo albums. Eleven of her singles (including two platinum) and 14 of her albums (including two platinum and four double platinum) have been certified gold by the RIAA. She has sold an estimated 100 million records, making her one of the world's best-selling music artists of all time. She starred in Grease, which featured one of the most successful soundtracks in Hollywood history.

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  • Born: 26 September 1948 (age 66) Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, England
  • Origin: Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
  • Genres: Pop country soft rock
  • Occupation(s): Singer songwriter actress entrepreneur
  • Instruments: Vocals
  • Years active: 1963–present
  • Labels: Uni MCA EMI Pye Festival
  • Associated acts: Cliff Richard John Travolta Electric Light Orchestra John Farrar Helen Reddy Bruce Welch John Farnham Anthony Warlow
  • Website: olivianewton-john.com

Read more about Olivia Newton-John at Wikipedia or at the Internet Movie Database

In the news

Someone Bought Olivia Newton-John's 'Grease' Jacket & Gifted It to Her Cancer Foundation
Billboard, 2019-12-11 23:17:38
An anonymous media tech entrepreneur who purchased Olivia Newton-John's iconic leather jacket from Grease is returning it to its rightful...

Sara Blakely, Spanx founder, buys Olivia Newton-John's? "Grease" pants
CBS Entertainment Ne, 2019-11-05 14:51:38
Only on "CBS This Morning," we are revealing the anonymous buyer behind Olivia Newton-John’s famed black satin pants from “Grease.” Spanx founder Sara Blakely bought the pants for more than $162,000, and also bought a custom "Pink Ladies" jacket presented to Newton-John by the movie’s cast and crew. Blakely joins ...

Spanx founder buys Olivia Newton-John's? "Grease" pants at auction
CBS Entertainment Ne, 2019-11-05 13:35:47
The pants sold for more than $162,000 at Julien's Auctions in California

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