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Singer Arlo Parks emerges from lockdown fame for 'momen

Singer Arlo Parks emerges from lockdown fame for 'momen
British singer-songwriter Arlo Parks has enjoyed a meteoric rise to fame in the past year - even if it was from home due to lockdown. So when the 20-y

> > Singer Arlo Parks emerges from lockdown fame for 'momentous' Brits show British singer-songwriter Arlo Parks poses in this undated handout picture.(Photo : Courtesy Alexandra Waespi/Handout via REUTERS) British singer-songwriter Arlo Parks has enjoyed a meteoric rise to fame in the past year - even if it was from home due to lockdown.The "Black Dog" singer will also perform at the May 11 ceremony at London's O2 arena, which organisers say will be the first major indoor music event with a live audience as Britain emerges from lockdown.The record has been nominated in the album category at next week's BRIT Awards, Britain's pop music honours, where Parks is also a contender for female solo artist and breakthrough artist.

" Parks, whose real name is Anaïs Oluwatoyin Estelle Marinho, released her debut album "Collapsed in Sunbeams" to critical acclaim in January.Some 4,000 people, of which 2,500 will be key workers, will attend the event, part of the UK government's Events Research Programme looking at whether major events can take place in closed environments without social distancing.

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