Sheena Easton Biography (1959-)



Born Sheena Shirley Orr, April 27, 1959, in Belshill, Scotland; naturalized U.S. citizen, 1992; daughter of Alex (a steel mill worker) and Annie Orr; married Sandi Easton (a singer and actor), 1978 (divorced, 1979); married RobertLight (a musical manager), 1984 (divorced, 1985); married Tim Delarm (a producer and director), July 28, 1997 (separated); children: Jake, Skylar. Education: Royal Scottish Academy of Music and Drama, graduate, acting, 1979.Addresses: Agent-- William Morris Agency, Los Angeles, CA. Career: Singer, songwriter, and actress. Performed with the band Something Else, c. 1975-79; appeared in television commercial for Jack LaLanne HealthSpa, 1987-91; toured with The Colors of Christmas concerts, 1994 and 1997. Awards, Honors: Winner of BBC singing competition, British BroadcastingCorp., 1979; named best British female singer, Daily Mirror Pop and Rock Awards, best female singer, TV Times Readers Awards, both 1980; Grammy Award, best new artist, 1981; Grammy Award nomination, best female pop vocal, 1981, for "For Your Eyes Only"; Grammy Award nomination, best female pop vocal, 1983, for "Telefone (Long Distance Love Affair)"; Grammy Award nomination, best female pop vocal, 1984, for "Strut"; Grammy Award (with Luis Miguel), best Mexican American performance, 1984, for "Me Gustas Tal Como Eres";platinum record, Recording Industry Association of America, 1985, for A Private Heaven; Grammy Award nomination (with Prince), best rhythm and blues duo or group with vocal, 1987, for "U Got the Look." Addresses: Agent: William Morris Agency, Los Angeles, CA.

Nationality
American
Ethnicity
Scottish
Gender
Female
Occupation
Singer, songwriter, actress
Birth Details
April 27, 1959
Belshill, Scotland

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