Joss Stone is an English soul singer songwriter and performer. Stone climbed to popularity in late 2003 with her multi platinum debut album, The Soul Periods , which produced the 2004 Mercury Prize short list. Her 2nd record, the likewise multi-platinum Thoughts Body & Soul , topped the UK Albums Chart for just one week and spawned the top-ten hit You Had Me, Stone’s most productive single on the UNITED KINGDOM Singles Graph to date. The single and record got one nomination in the 2005 Grammy Awards, while Stone herself was nominated for Best New Artist, as well as in a yearly BBC survey of songs critics, Sound of 2004 was rated fifth as a foreseen breakthrough act of 2004. She became the youngest British female vocalist whose debut album topped the UK Albums Chart Stone’s third album, Introducing Joss Stone , launched in March 2007, realized gold record standing by the RIAA and produced the 2nd-actually greatest introduction to get a British female solo artist to the Billboard 200 , and became Stone’s first top-five album in the Usa and first non-top-ten album in the Uk.
Stone launched her fourth album, Color Me Free! , on 20 Oct 2009, which attained the Leading 10 on Billboard Stone launched her fifth album, LP1 , on 22 July 2011, which attained the Leading 10 on Billboard All through her profession, Stone has offered 14 million records worldwide, creating herself as among the best selling musicians of her time, bestselling soul musicians of the two thousands and bestselling British artists of her time. Her first three records have offered over 2,722,000 copies in the U.s., while her initial two records have offered over 2,000,000 copies in Great Britain. She has gained numerous awards plus awards, including two BRIT Awards and one Grammy-Award out of five nominations. She also produced her movie acting debut in 2006 with the fantasy adventure film Eragon , and produced her tv debut describing Anne of Cleves in the Showtime show The Tudors last year. Stone was the youngest girl to the 2006 Sunday Times Rich List —a yearly set of the UNITED KINGDOM’s wealthiest individuals—with 6million.