Joss Stone (born on 11 April 1987) is an English soul and R&B singer-songwriter and actress.
Joss emerged to fame in late 2003 with her multi-platinum debut album, The Soul Sessions, which made the 2004 Mercury Prize shortlist.
Joss Stone's second album, the equally multi-platinum Mind, Body & Soul,
topped the UK Albums Chart for one week and spawned the top ten hit "You Had
Me", Stone's most successful single on the UK Singles Chart to date. Both album
and single each received one nomination at the 2005 Grammy Awards, while Stone
herself was nominated for Best New Artist. Stone's latest album, Introducing
Joss Stone, released in March 2007, has achieved gold status by the RIAA.
Throughout Joss Stone's career, Stone has sold over ten million albums worldwide, and has won two BRIT Awards and one Grammy Award.
Joss Stone also made her acting debut in late 2006 with the fantasy adventure
film Eragon, as the witch Angela, and she will make her television debut
portraying Anne of Cleves in the Showtime series The Tudors in 2009.
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