"Annie Lennox", , born "Ann Lennox", is a Scottish singer-songwriter, political activist and philanthropist. After achieving moderate success in the late 1970s as part of the New wave music/new wave band The Tourists, she and fellow musician David A. Stewart/Dave Stewart went on to achieve major international success in the 1980s as Eurythmics. With a total of eight Brit Awards, including Best British Female Artist six times, Lennox has won more than any other female artist. She has also been named the "Brits Champion of Champions".
Lennox embarked on a solo career in 1992 with her debut album, Diva (Annie Lennox album)/Diva, which produced several hit singles including "Why (Annie Lennox song)/Why" and "Walking on Broken Glass". To date, she has released six solo studio albums and a compilation album, The Annie Lennox Collection (2009). Aside from her eight Brit Awards, she has also collected four Grammy Awards and an MTV Video Music Award. In 2002, Lennox received a Billboard Century Award; the highest accolade from Billboard (Magazine)/Billboard Magazine. In 2004, she won both the Golden Globe Award for Best Original Song/Golden Globe and the Academy Award for Best Original Song for "Into the West (song)/Into the West", written for the soundtrack to the feature film The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King.If you enjoy these quotes, be sure to check out other famous musicians! More Annie Lennox on Wikipedia.