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Barbara Dickson is a Scottish singer, best known for her stage and concert performances.

Dickson was born in Dunfermline. Her singing career started in folk clubs around her native Fife in the sixties, exposing her to a rich combination of traditional and contemporary music. In the early seventies, she sang at a Liverpool folk club run by a young student teacher called Willy Russell. He showed Barbara the first draft…

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  • my all time favourite female scottish singer
  • Happy birthday, Barbara!
  • One of the truly great British female singers. She possesses a voice of great power and beauty and is an accomplished musician, songwriter, and a live act of the first rank. She has a devoted fan base who hang on her every note! Dickson emerged from the great folk revival of the late 60s and folk music has influenced virtually everything she's ever done (except January February!!) Over the last five years she has turned her back on show tunes and pop to return to traditional music - her recent work with Troy Donockley has been impressive and the resulting albums some of the best of her long and distinguished career. Its time the Dunfermline diva was made a Dame.
  • She is a great singer!
  • Let's wish Barbara a very Happy 60th birthday... 27th Sept :)
  • Great singer, I love her too.
  • Yeah.... you're right. BTW, I Love Answer Me

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