“"When I sing along with Britney Spears, I will sing in an American accent. But, eventually, I found my own voice. My songs are so brutally honest, it would be alien to sing in any accent other than my own. Don't get me wrong - I can imitate singers. I can do bar mitzvahs and weddings."”
Ellie Goulding (born Elena Jane Goulding in Lyonshall, Herefordshire, England on December 30 1986) is a British singer, songwriter and musician. Her debut album in 2010, Lights, went to #1 on the UK Charts. She also covered Elton John’s “Your Song” that reached #2. The single “Lights” eventually went triple-platinum in the U.S. In 2012, her second album, Halcyon, was released.
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Ellie Goulding is best known for her smash-hit song “Lights” and singing at Prince William and Kate Middleton’s London wedding on April 29, 2011.
Ellie Goulding has dated several musicians, including DJ Skrillex and Ed Sheeran. She’s also been linked to One Direction’s Niall Horan.