Russell Watson
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Born in Salford, Greater Manchester
Born on 24th of November 1966

Born 1966 - English tenor.

Began his career singing in a working mens club. Became well known in 1999 singing at the rugby Cup final at Wembley Stadium and the final of the UEFA Champions League in Barcelona. Released his debut album The Voice in 2001. It topped the UK Classical Chart and reached number five in the UK Albums Chart. Underwent surgery in 2006 for removal of a benign brain tumour and emergency surgery in 2007. Known as The People’s Tenor.

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