Susan Magdalane Boyle (born 1 April 1961) is a Scottish singer who became famous through Britain's Got Talent. She has a cat named Pebbles. Boyle has lived in a council house in Blackburn, West Lothian, Scotland all her life. Her version of "I Dreamed a Dream" from Les Misérables has many video views on YouTube. She recently appeared on America's Got Talent. She has had a no. 1 hit in the United States.
- "Interview with Susan's brother Gerry Boyle on RadioLive NZ". Radiolive.co.nz. http://www.radiolive.co.nz/Gerry-Boyle-interviewed-by-myself-on-RadioLIVE-Part-1/tabid/455/articleID/10744/cat/105/Default.aspx. Retrieved 23 February 2011.
- Scottish genealogist Caroline Gerard found her official birth entry at New Register House in Edinburgh Susan Boyle's Astrology Horoscope
- Boyle "just turned 48". "Suddenly Susan!", People, 4 May 2009, p. 52. As is common with magazines, the issue was published about 10 days before its cover date, implying that her birth date was sometime in April 1961.