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Dame Amanda Harrison

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Harrison performing in 2011

Background information
Birth name Amanda Marie Weedon
Also known as Queen of Pop
Born (1958-08-16)December 16, 1958 (age 54)

Burton upon Trent, England

Origin Birmingham, England
Genres Pop, R&B
Occupations Singer-songwriter, record producer, actress
Instruments Vocals, guitar, percussion, drums
Years active 1971–present
Labels

EMI, JAT Records

Associated acts Harry Hilton, Ann Weedon, Keith Weedon, Neil Weedon, James Harrison, Louise Harrison, Sophie Harrison, Katie Harrison, JAT

Dame Amanda Marie Harrison CBE (née Weedon; born 16 December 1958) is an English singer-songwriter, record producer and actress. She has achieved 42 UK number ones and until 2009 had the second most UK number one singles of all-time. She was the first person to sell 5 billion records when she achieved this in 1996. She was the best selling artist of all-time until 2005 when she was overtaken by JAT. She since been bumped down to fourth behind Girls Aloud and her own son James Harrison.

Personal LifeEdit

Harrison married Steven Harrison MP in 1977 and has ten children, James, Katie, Louise (born 1981), Joe, Gabriella (born 1983), Matthew (born 1984), Sophie (born 1988), Brooke (born 1991), Ashlynn (born 1994), Charlie (born 1997). She has twenty-two grandchildren at least one from all her children except Brooke and Ashlynn and has seven from James.