KT Tunstall Biography

Kate Victoria "KT" Tunstall (born 23 June 1975) is a Scottish singer-songwriter and guitarist. She broke into the public eye with a 2004 live solo performance of her song "Black Horse and the Cherry Tree" on Later... with Jools Holland. She has enjoyed commercial and critical success since, picking up three nominations before winning a BRIT Award, and a Grammy Award nomination. She is also the recipient of an Ivor Novello Award.

She has released five albums internationally: Eye to the Telescope (2004), KT Tunstall's Acoustic Extravaganza (2006), Drastic Fantastic (2007), Tiger Suit (2010) and Invisible Empire // Crescent Moon (2013). She has also appeared in two episodes of the comedy series This is Jinsy on Sky Atlantic. Since 2013, she is working with American artist Howe Gelb.

Tunstall has also written soundtracks for two films; Boy from The Kid, and most recently Miracle for Winter's Tale, and We Could Be Kings for the Disney movie Million Dollar Arm's Million Dollar Arm (soundtrack).

Tunstall has a contralto vocal range.

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KT Tunstall disowns her BNP candidate stepfather

Candidate calls Tunstall a 'yoghurt knitter' for not agreeing with party's policies

  • Apr 26, 2010

Crowded House, Paul Simon, KT Tunstall for Cornbury Festival

The Clash's Mick Jones also on the bill

  • Apr 7, 2008

KT Tunstall to play summer forest gigs

The singer/guitarist will take to the woods in June

  • Feb 11, 2008

KT Tunstall announces UK tour

Singer-songwriter hits the road in 2008

  • Nov 20, 2007

KT Tunstall backs Live Earth aims

The singer says she's having her house made green

  • Jul 7, 2007

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