Awards & Winners

Susan Boyle

Date of Birth 01-April-1961
Place of Birth Blackburn
(United Kingdom, West Lothian)
Nationality United Kingdom
Also know as Boyle, Susan, Susan Magdalane Boyle, SuBo, The Hairy Angel, Susan Boyle
Profession Singer, Artist, Actor, Musician
Susan Magdalane Boyle is a Scottish singer who came to international attention when she appeared as a contestant on the TV programme Britain's Got Talent on 11 April 2009, singing "I Dreamed a Dream" from Les Misérables. Her first album was released in November 2009 and debuted as the number one best-selling album on charts around the globe. Susan Boyle's initial appearance on the talent show fired public imagination when her modest stage introduction and thick speaking accent left audience, viewers and judges alike unprepared for the power and expression of her mezzo-soprano voice. Before she had finished the song's opening phrase a standing ovation for Boyle had erupted. An international media and Internet response coincided. Within nine days of the audition, videos of Boyle�from the show, various interviews and her 1999 rendition of "Cry Me a River"�had been watched over 100 million times. Despite becoming an international sensation she eventually finished in second place on the show behind dance troupe Diversity. Boyle's debut album, I Dreamed a Dream, instantly became the UK's best-selling debut album of all time, beating the previous record held by Spirit by Leona Lewis. I Dreamed a Dream is ranked fourth in its first week sales according to the Official Chart Company in the United Kingdom. In her first year of fame, Boyle made £5 million with the release of I Dreamed a Dream and its lead-off singles, "I Dreamed a Dream" and "Wild Horses". The success was continued with her second album, The Gift, and was followed by Boyle's third album, Someone to Watch Over Me, released on 31 October 2011.

Awards by Susan Boyle

Check all the awards nominated and won by Susan Boyle.

2014


Nominations 2014 »

Award Nominated Nominated Work
World Music Award for World’s Best Female Artist
World Music Award for World’s Best Entertainer of the Year
World Music Award for World’s Best Live Act
World Music Award for World’s Best Album Standing Ovation: The Greatest Songs from the Stage
World Music Award for World’s Best Album Home For Christmas

2011


Nominations 2011 »

Award Nominated Nominated Work
Billboard Music Award for Top Billboard 200 Album The Gift
Billboard Music Award for Album Artist of the Year The Gift
Grammy Award for Best Traditional Pop Vocal Album The Gift
Billboard Music Award for Album Artist of the Year

2010


World Music Award for World's Best Selling British Artist

Nominations 2010 »

Award Nominated Nominated Work
World Music Award for World’s Best New Artist
Juno Award for International Album of the Year I Dreamed a Dream
World Music Award for World’s Best Album I Dreamed a Dream
World Music Award for World's Best Selling British Artist
Grammy Award for Best Pop Vocal Album I Dreamed a Dream
People's Choice Award for Favorite Breakout Artist