Imogen Heap Biography

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Band Information

Music: Electronica, Alternative, Indie, Pop, Rock, Ambient

Country:  London, England

Year: 1998 to present

Website: www.imogenheap.co.uk/

Band Line-up:

Imogen Jennifer Jane Heap

Imogen Heap Biography

Imogen Heap is a Grammy nominated English singer-songwriter most famous for her work as part of Frou Frou and for her 2005 solo record Speak for Yourself, which she wrote, produced and mixed herself. On December 7, 2006, Heap received two Grammy nominations for the 49th Annual Grammy Awards, one for Best New Artist and the other for Best Song Written For Motion Picture, Television Or Other Visual Media for "Can’t Take It In."

Imogen Heap Discography

  

i Megaphone (1998/2002/2006)

Speak for Yourself (2005)

Live Session (iTunes Exclusive EP) (2005)

As Frou Frou:

Details (2002)

  

Imogen Heap Trivia

Imogen started writing her songs when she was 11 years old

Her debut album, i Megaphone is actually an anagram of "Imogen Heap"

  

Imogen was featured in 8 movie soundtracks, most of them are pretty famous: Shrek II, I Still Know What You Did Last Summer, and The Chronicles of Narnia: The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe.

Imogen’s a capella song, Hide and Seek, was recorded using both her natural voice and a harmonizer – a little box that converts the voice by notes in real time. The lyrics were created while singing, almost live

Imogen, along with her friend Guy Sigsworth (Madonna’s producer), formed a duo called Frou Frou, in December 2001. They had one album, several critically acclaimed singles and hits, but were eventually rejected by their label and split up in late 2003.

Imogen has covered Leonard Cohen’s critically acclaimed song Hallelujah, and Bonnie Tyler’s hit "Holding Out For a Hero."