Dido Fun Facts, Quotes and Tweets

27th March 2013

Quote: "You can't not enjoy them. They are just so lovely. The wedding, I sat there transfixed, shed a little tear. She looked so beautiful. It's just lovely. It's a bit of magic. I think she's brought a real magic to the royal family and to England." British singer Dido is a big fan of U.K. royals Prince William and his wife Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge.

26th March 2013

Quote: "I loved it. Halfway through, I announced that I wanted to do all my albums pregnant and everyone looked horrified... I loved the feeling of him kicking away while I was singing. It was so sweet." Dido loved recording her new album while she was expecting her first child.

26th March 2013

Quote: "I'd love to do a Bond theme tune. If I was ever asked I would be there in a second. Adele's is brilliant. I think that'll take some beating. I love James Bond. That's the highest thing you can do, right? She's achieved everything and she's so young." Dido is impressed with fellow British singer Adele's Oscar-winning theme tune for 007 movie Skyfall.

19th February 2013

Quote: "Usually I'm in the vocal booth in the studio singing on my own. What was nice was having this little mate, kicking away, dancing - or struggling to get out, I'm not sure which. I just loved having him there." British singer Dido enjoyed being pregnant during recording sessions for her new album. The star gave birth to son Stanley in 2011.

22nd January 2013

Quote: "I loved making that record but it was also a darker time. The things I was writing about were a lot darker and I would say that there's a lot more upbeat stuff on this record." British singer Dido assures fans her upcoming album Girl Who Got Away will be more uplifting than her last, 2008's Safe Trip Home.

28th October 2010

Fact: Oscar-winning SLUMDOG MILLIONAIRE composer A.R. RAHMAN and Dido have teamed up for the first time to record a new track for James Franco's film 127 HOURS. The odd couple have recorded If I Rise. The soundtrack also features songs by Bill Withers and Sigur Ros.

12th May 2008

Fact: Singer Dido has sold her Hollywood Hills home for over $4.4 million (GBP2.2 million).

18th July 2007

Fact: Annie Lennox's first album for four years, SONGS OF MASS DESTRUCTION, will include new tune SING, which features contributions from 23 female superstars, including Madonna, Faith Hill, Dido, Celine Dion, Shakira and Pink.


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