Katherine Jenkins

  1. Pete Tong, Katherine Jenkins Named in New Year Honours List

    January 02, 2014 6:13 AM EST Veteran club DJ and BBC Radio 1 presenter Pete Tong and Welsh opera singer Katherine Jenkins were among those named by the Queen to the New Year Honours list. Tong was awarded an MBE (Member of the Order of the British Empire), while Jenkins is gi ...

  2. Alison Balsom, Il Divo, Vilde Frang Win 2011 Classic BRIT Awards

    May 13, 2011 11:40 AM EDT Alison Balsom with her 2011 Female Artists of the Year Classic Brit Award. British trumpeter Alison Balsom bagged her third Classic BRIT award last night (May 12) and her second as Female Artist of the Year securing her place as one of the UK' ...

  3. Enrique Iglesias Added To U.K. Armed Forces Concert Line Up

    August 18, 2010 12:00 AM EDT Enrique Iglesias will join previously announced headliners Robbie Williams and James Blunt at a fundraising charity concert at Twickenham Stadium, Sept. 12, to be held in honor of the British Armed Forces. U.K. pop singer Alesha Dixon, Welsh class ...

  4. Royal Scots Dragoon Guards Win Big At Classical BRITS

    May 14, 2009 12:00 AM EDT The Royal Scots Dragoon Guards won the biggie at this year's Classical BRIT Awards, beating platinum-sellers Katherine Jenkins and the Priests to NS&I album of the year with "Spirit Of The Glen." Teenage singing sensation Faryl ...

  5. Faryl Smith To Open Classical BRITs

    May 14, 2009 12:00 AM EDT Nominees for this year's Classical BRIT Awards have been talking to Billboard.biz about the importance of the event, while it has been confirmed that teenage newcomer Faryl Smith will open the ceremony at London's Royal Albert Hall. Smit ...

  6. James Newton Howard Scores Double Nods At Classical BRITs

    April 20, 2009 12:00 AM EDT James Newton Howard has been nominated at the Classical BRIT Awards for his work on the soundtracks to "I Am Legend" (Varese Sarabande/Colosseum Music) and, with Hans Zimmer, "The Dark Knight" (Warner). The conductor Sir Charle ...

  7. Opera Star Jenkins Signs 360-Degree Warner Deal

    October 20, 2008 12:00 AM EDT Mezzo soprano opera singer Katherine Jenkins has left Universal Classics & Jazz for an exclusive worldwide partnership with Warner Music Entertainment (WME), a division of Warner Music Group. Jenkins and her management company Bandana Manageme ...

  8. Leona Lewis Holds Steady On U.K. Charts

    November 26, 2007 12:00 AM EST Syco Music/Sony BMG vocalist Leona Lewis continued her reign over the U.K. sales charts yesterday as her debut, "Spirit," started a second week as Britain's best-selling album and "Bleeding Love" headed up the singles surv ...

  9. 'Viva La Diva' Dates Scale Up For Arenas

    November 21, 2007 12:00 AM EST An upcoming 17-date U.K. touring production featuring opera star Katherine Jenkins and ballet great Darcey Bussell has sold out, and will be extended to visit a string of U.K. arena dates in the new year. The "Viva La Diva" show is the b ...