Olivia Newton-John

Olivia Newton-John

 

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Olivia Newton-John, AO, OBE (born 26 September 1948) is an English-Australian singer, songwriter, actress, entrepreneur, and activist. She is a four-time Grammy award winner who has amassed five number-one and ten other top ten Billboard Hot 100 singles,[1] and two number-one Billboard 200 solo albums. Eleven of her singles (including two platinum) and 14 of her albums (including two platinum and four double platinum) have been certified gold by the RIAA. She has sold an estimated 100 million records worldwide, making her one of the world's best-selling artists of all time.[2] She starred in the musical film Grease, and its soundtrack is one of the most successful in history, with the single "You're the One That I Want", with John Travolta, one of the best selling singles.

Newton-John has been a long-time activist for environmental and animal rights issues. In remission from breast cancer from 1992 until its metastasis that was discovered in 2017,[3] she has been an advocate for health awareness, becoming involved with various charities, health products, and fundraising efforts. Her business interests have included launching several product lines for Koala Blue and co-owning the Gaia Retreat & Spa in Australia.[citation needed]

Newton-John has been married twice. She is the mother of one daughter, Chloe Rose Lattanzi, with her first husband, actor Matt Lattanzi. She married John Easterling in 2008.

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Electric Light Orchestra
 
Physical
 
Physical is the ninth full-length studio album by British-Australian singer-songwriter Olivia Newton-John, released on 13 October 1981 by MCA Records.
Grease
 
Grease is a 1978 American musical romantic comedy film based on Jim Jacobs and Warren Casey's musical of the same name.
 
The Shadows
 

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Song Appearances & References27

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Live Album Appearances & References1

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TV Shows13

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Collaborators & Influencers47

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Other Music-Related Relationships14

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Hall of Fame QB Jim Kelly says his cancer has returned
  –  March 1, 2018
Recovering at home, she said doctors told her there's only a 6 to 7 percent chance the cancer will come back. [ + - ] Olivia Newton-John announced May 30, 2017, that she is batting breast cancer for a second time. A statement posted to her Facebook page ...
Juliana Hatfield – “Physical” (Olivia Newton-John Cover) Video
  –  March 1, 2018
Three years after starring opposite John Travolta in Grease, Olivia Newton-John released “Physical,” the title track from her twelfth studio album. It became the British-born Australian singer’s biggest hit in America by far, ruling Billboard’s Hot ...
Let’s Get Physical! Delta Goodrem sexily dances on the floor in front of 'boyfriend' Matthew Copley while performing an Olivia Newton-John hit during Sydney concert
  –  March 1, 2018
She's set to portray Australian legend Olivia Newton-John in Channel Seven's authorised biopic. And Delta Goodrem decided to belt out Olivia's iconic track Physical while performing at Sydney's V Island Party on Tuesday night. Interestingly, the Voice ...
22 of the best movie couples from the last 40 years
  –  February 28, 2018
Although we don't love the idea that Sandy (Olivia Newton-John) went from "a poor man's Sandra Dee" to full-on leather in order to impress Danny (John Travolta), we can't forget that Danny also lettered in track and "cut it down to two packs a day" to win ...
This Week in Rock History, Feb. 26 – March 4
  –  February 26, 2018
1975 – Bob Dylan’s Blood on the Tracks tops the US album chart. Two weeks later it’s bumped from the top spot by Olivia Newton-John’s Have You Never Been Mellow LP. 1981 – U2 kick off their first major tour of the U.S., performing two shows in ...
How old is Grease actress Olivia Newton-John, what’s her net worth, when was she diagnosed with breast cancer and who is her daughter?
  –  February 23, 2018
SHE is the singer and actress best-known for playing Sandy in Grease opposite John Travolta's Danny. Olivia Newton-John announced in May this year that she is fighting cancer for a second time forcing her to postpone her tour. Here's all we know..
SFChronicle critics’ picks: What to do the week of Feb. 25
  –  February 23, 2018
7:30 p.m., Wednesday, Feb. 28. Throckmorton Theatre, 142 Throckmorton Ave., Mill Valley. www.throckmortontheatre.org Olivia Newton John: The engaging live performer who rocketed to fame in the 1970s and 1980s has no end of hits, singing the chart-topper ...
Olivia Newton-John shares cute snap with Cliff Richard
  –  February 23, 2018
Now Olivia Newton-John and singer Cliff Richard have had a heartwarming reunion, with Olivia posting a cute snap on her Instagram account of the pair hugging on Thursday. "Caught up with my dear wonderful friend Sir Cliff Richard," the 69-year-old wrote ...
It's the word for husband-and-wife acting team making Palace Theatre return
  –  February 22, 2018
The movie “Grease” famously starred John Travolta and Olivia-Newton John in the leading roles, along with Stockard Channing as Rizzo and Jeff Conaway as Kenickie. “‘Grease’ is a classic. If you ask anyone if they’ve seen ‘Grease,’ they’ve ...
The Swing Dancer swings by Hall of Fame with broken record
  –  February 21, 2018
Seeing the fun Olivia Newton John had on screen, he thought that was what he wanted to do. Fifty-five-year-old Roeder’s career as a swing dancer has been more than just setting records. He has appeared on numerous talk shows and performed, has danced for ...
This new ‘Grease’ 40th anniversary trailer will make your day
  –  February 21, 2018
To promote that, here’s an exclusive new trailer showcasing the glorious John-Travolta-and-Olivia-Newton-John-iness of it all. Trust us, it will put groove and meaning into your afternoon. Click below and let the nostalgia rush begin. For newbies ...
He’s been gone almost two years. But The Revolution will bring Prince’s love to the Gulf Coast
  –  February 19, 2018
Seriously. Mind blown. And there was Lisa Coleman, who had suddenly replaced Olivia Newton John as my 12-year-old crush. It sounded like the future. In the days of heightened nuclear tensions — you know, like, now — the song held some truth.
BWW Review: Camp, Catharsis and Calisthenics with Woody Shticks' MANIAC at 18th & Union
  –  February 19, 2018
Audiences will see blips of that here and there, but the bulk of the show consists of Shticks lip-syncing to classic 80's dance ballads: "Twist of Fate" by Olivia Newton John, "Rhythm of the Night" by DeBarge, and "Tell It To My Heart" by Taylor Dayne ...
Baraboo actors show slapstick prowess
  –  February 18, 2018
Forget about Olivia Newton-John, the Baraboo Theatre Guild is getting physical. The community theater troupe concluded the first weekend of its two-weekend run of “Wrong Window” Sunday at Baraboo Arts Banquet Hall. The Alfred Hitchcock spoof gives ...
SNAHPSHOT: ‘Grease’ is the word at Rondout Valley High for student musical
  –  February 18, 2018
The production, which tells the story of Rydell’s students and such cliques as the Pink Ladies and the T-Birds, became a big-screen blockbuster starring John Travolta and Olivia Newton John in 1978. Performances are scheduled for Friday and Saturday ...
Olivia Newton-John gives update on her health amid second fight with cancer (Exclusive)
  –  February 6, 2018
Olivia Newton-John is staying positive amid her second battle with breast cancer. ET recently caught up with the 69-year-old singer at a benefit concert hosted by Kevin Costner to help raise money for the recent Santa Barbara, California, wildfires, where ...
We Are Hopelessly Devoted to John Travolta and Olivia Newton-John's Incredible Grease Reunion
  –  January 31, 2018
After 40 years, Danny and Sandy still go together like rama lama lama ka dinga da dinga dong. During the G'Day Black Tie Gala on Saturday, John Travolta and Olivia Newton-John had an adorable Grease reunion as they spoke on stage with honoree John Farrar.
Olivia Newton-John, Mavis Staples plan Santa Rosa shows
  –  January 25, 2018
Tickets for three recently announced shows at Luther Burbank Center for the Arts, including concerts starring singers Mavis Staples and Olivia Newton-John, go on sale at noon Friday, Jan. 26. Legendary soul and gospel singer Mavis Staples will perform at 8 ...

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