Dec 25: Happy Birthday Dido!

Dec 25: Happy Birthday Dido!

Serena Vora
Happy Birthday Dido!
Happy Birthday Dido!

Today is not just Christmas it’s also British pop singer Dido’s birthday! Let’s take a look at some of Dido’s biggest hits.

Thank You

Thank You is one of Dido’s most renowned songs till date, it was first featured on the soundtrack for the film Sliding Doors. It was later released on Dido’s debut platinum selling album No Angel.

Stan (Eminem feat . Dido)

Eminem sampled a modified version of Dido’s Thank You in the song Stan from his third studio album. The song has been ranked #290 on Rolling Stone’s The 500 Greatest Songs of All Time list.

White Flag

White Flag was the biggest hit from Dido’s 2003 sophomore album Life for Rent, the song was nominated for a Grammy in 2004 but lost to Christina Aguilera’s Beautiful.

Everything to Lose

Everything to Lose was featured on the soundtrack for Sex and the City 2, though the film didn’t do as well as expected the soundtrack was well-received.

If I Rise

Dido collaborated with AR Rahman for the song If I Rise for Danny Boyle’s film 127 Hours. The song did fairly well and was nominated for Best Song at the Academy Awards.