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She's blonde, she's hot, and she's a mezzo soprano. Yes, we're talking about Katherine Jenkins.

She's blonde, she's hot, and she's a mezzo soprano. Yes, we're talking about Katherine Jenkins.

published on Oct 27 2011 - 18:13 With a concert repertoire that includes songs by Puccini and Bizet, as well as Evanescence, Queen and Richard Marx, it’s no surprise that classical crossover singer Katherine Jenkins raises eyebrows for some. Add to that the striking looks of a former model and a lavish penchant for multiple dress changes during concerts, and you’ve got classical purists spitting bile over her. But with eight bestselling albums (six of which have gone to number one on the classical charts), sold-out stadium concerts and collaborations with opera stars like Plácido Domingo and Julian Lloyd Webber, there’s no denying the wide-reaching appeal of the 31-yearold mezzo-soprano, whose mix of classical arias, jazz and easy-listening pop has struck a chord with mass audiences. ‘It’s really just how it happened,’ Jenkins says of her career path. Born in Wales, the si...

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