(born 26 September 1948) is an English-Australian singer, songwriter, actress, entrepreneur, dancer, and activist.
She is a four-time Grammy award winner who has amassed five number-one and ten other top ten Billboard Hot 100 singles, and two number-one Billboard 200 solo albums.
The two formed a duo called "Pat and Olivia" and toured nightclubs in Europe.
Dressed primly in frilly, high-collared dresses, they were unaware that this was a strip club until they began to perform onstage.) formed by American producer Don Kirshner.In 1970, the group starred in a "science fiction musical" film and recorded an accompanying soundtrack album, on RCA Records, both named after the group.The singles discography of British-Australian recording artist Olivia Newton-John consists of Seventy-three singles, seven featured artist and eighteen promotional recordings.She is a four-time Grammy award winner who has amassed five number-one and ten other Top Ten Billboard Hot 100 singles, seven Top Ten Billboard Hot Country singles, and two number-one Billboard 200 solo albums.In 1972, Newton-John's second UK album, Olivia, was released but never formally issued in the United States, where her career floundered after If Not for You.
Subsequent singles including "Banks of the Ohio" (No. 34 AC) and remakes of George Harrison's "What Is Life" (No.In 1954, when Olivia was six, the Newton-Johns emigrated to Melbourne, Australia, where her father worked as a professor of German and as master of Ormond College at the University of Melbourne. Show where she met future duet partner, singer Pat Carroll, and future music producer, John Farrar (Carroll and Farrar would later marry).She entered and won a talent contest on the television program Sing, Sing, Sing, hosted by 1960s Australian icon Johnny O'Keefe, performing the songs "Anyone Who Had a Heart" and "Everything's Coming Up Roses".That same year the group made two single recordings, "You're My Baby Now"/"Goin' Back" and "I Could Never Live Without Your Love"/"Roll Like a River".Neither track became a chart success and the project failed with the group disbanding. Her follow-up single, "Banks of the Ohio", was a top 10 hit in the UK and Australia.She was initially reluctant to use the prize she had won, a trip to Great Britain, but traveled there nearly a year later after her mother encouraged her to broaden her horizons.