Joss Stone

Biography

Stone's third album, Introducing Joss Stone, released in March 2007, achieved gold record status by the RIAA and yielded the second-ever highest debut for a British female solo artist on the Billboard 200, which became Stone's first Top 5 album in the United States and first non-Top 10 album in the United Kingdom.

Stone released her fourth album, Colour Me Free!, on 20 October 2009, which did reach Top 10 on Billboard. She released her fifth album, LP1, on 22 July 2011, which did reach Top 10 on Billboard. 

Throughout her career, Stone has sold eleven million albums, establishing herself as one of the best-selling artists of her time, best-selling soul artists of the 2000s and best-selling British artists of her time.

Her first three albums have sold over 2,722,000 copies in the United States, while her first two albums have sold over 2,000,000 copies in the United Kingdom. Stone has won two BRIT Awards and one Grammy Award. She also made her film acting debut in late 2006 with the fantasy adventure film Eragon, and made her television debut portraying Anne of Cleves in the Showtime series The Tudors in 2009.

Stone was the youngest woman on the 2006 Sunday Times Rich List—an annual list of the UK's wealthiest people—with £6 million.