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Sharon Corr

Singer + Violinist
Female
Born Mar 24, 1970

Sharon Helga Corr is an Irish singer-songwriter, musician and television personality. She is best known as a member of the pop-rock band The Corrs, which she co-founded in 1990 with her elder brother Jim and younger sisters Caroline and Andrea. She plays the violin, piano and guitar, and sings backing vocals. She began learning the violin when she was six years old. She has played in national youth orchestras and is qualified to teach the violin.… Read More

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    Bid To Bring Fleadh To Louth
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    Sharon Corr: Rock Chick And Yummy Mummy
    Belfast Telegraph - Mar 06, 2012
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    Google News - Sep 02, 2011
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    Google News - Aug 31, 2011

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CHILDHOOD

1970 Birth Born on March 24, 1970.

TWENTIES

1990 20 Years Old She is best known as a member of the pop-rock band The Corrs, which she co-founded in 1990 with her elder brother Jim and younger sisters Caroline and Andrea. … Read More

THIRTIES

2001 31 Years Old In 2001, Corr married Belfast barrister Robert Gavin Bonnar in Cratloe Church, County Clare. … Read More
2005 35 Years Old The Corr siblings were awarded honorary MBEs in 2005 by Queen Elizabeth II in recognition of both their musical talent and their charitable work raising money for Freeman Hospital in Newcastle upon Tyne, victims of the Omagh Bombing, and other charities. … Read More
2009 39 Years Old 1 More Event
In July 2009, Corr was voted into first place in the Ms Twitter UK competition.

FORTIES

2010 40 Years Old The album, Dream of You, was released on 13 September 2010 and comprises a number of self-penned tracks and select covers with Corr playing violin throughout. … Read More
2011 41 Years Old Corr embarked on the Dream of You Tour on 19 August 2011 in Aberdeen and continued through the UK and Europe, with an Australian leg added in January 2012. … Read More
2012 42 Years Old 1 More Event
In an interview with the Maitland Mercury in February 2012, Corr revealed that she is piecing together her second solo record.
2013 43 Years Old 1 More Event
She will have tour in Germany, Brazil, and Indonesia as she had announced about it on the early of September 2013.
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