Look back at our favorite moments throughout the year, from award shows to up-close shots of celebrities. See the gallery. Sign In. Up this week. Sarah Brightman's soprano voice has sold millions of records and been heard in arenas, cathedrals, and Olympic stadiums around the world.
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Sarah Brightman born 14 August  is a British classical crossover soprano , singer, songwriter, actress, dancer and musician. Brightman began her career as a member of the dance troupe Hot Gossip and released several disco singles as a solo performer. In , she made her West End musical theatre debut in Cats and met composer Andrew Lloyd Webber , whom she later married. Her original London cast album of Phantom was released in CD format in and sold 40 million copies worldwide, making it the biggest-selling cast album ever. After retiring from the stage and divorcing Lloyd Webber, Brightman resumed her music career with former Enigma producer Frank Peterson , this time as a classical crossover artist. She has been credited as the creator and remains among the most prominent performers of this genre, with worldwide sales of more than 25 million albums and two million DVDs, establishing herself as the world's best-selling soprano. Brightman's duet with the Italian tenor Andrea Bocelli , " Time to Say Goodbye ", topped the charts all over Europe and became the highest and fastest-selling single of all-time in Germany, where it stayed at the top of the charts for 14 consecutive weeks and sold over three million copies. In , Brightman was appointed as the UNESCO Artist for Peace for the period —, for her "commitment to humanitarian and charitable causes, her contribution, throughout her artistic career, to the promotion of cultural dialogue and the exchanges among cultures, and her dedication to the ideals and aims of the Organization". In , she began training for a journey to the International Space Station ,  later postponed until further notice, citing personal reasons. Brightman was awarded the decoration 'Cavaliere' in the Order of Merit of the Italian Republic on 2 June  and an Honorary Doctorate from the University of Hertfordshire in , in recognition of her outstanding contributions to music and theater.
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