|Born||15 March 1970|
|Origin||Cairns, Queensland, Australia|
|Years active||1992 – present|
Christine Anu (born 15 March 1970) is an Australian pop singer and actress. She studied dancing at National Aboriginal and Islander Skills Association (NAISDA) Dance College in Sydney. She began to sing backing vocals with Australian band, Neil Murray and the Rainmakers. Murray wrote the song "My Island Home", which became Anu's first big hit. Anu won an Australian Recording Industry Award (ARIA) for her first album, Stylin' Up.
Discography[change | change source]
- Stylin Up (1995 - Mushroom Records)
- Wanem Time
- "Island Home" (released as a single)
- "San E Wireless"
- "Monkey & the Turtle" (released as a single)
- "Come On" (released as a single)
- "Party" (released as a single)
- "Tama Oma"
- "Stylin' Up"
- "Love That Heals"
- "Sik O"
- Come My Way (2000)
- Singles: Sunshine on a Rainy Day, Jump To Love, 'Coz I'm Free
- 45 Degrees (2003)
- Singles: Talk About Love
- Acoustically (2005)
- Chrissys Island Family (2007)
Acting/TV Career[change | change source]
- Dating The Enemy (1996)
- Little Shop of Horrors (1997)
- Rent (1998-99)
- Moulin Rouge! (2001)
- The Matrix Reloaded (2003)
- It's a Wiggly Wiggly World - Children's DVD by the Wiggles
- Enter The Matrix (2003)
- Popstars Live (2004)
- Play School (2004)
- Toasted TV (2007)
Other websites[change | change source]
- Christine Anu official web site
- NAISDA Dance College website Archived 2009-10-26 at the Wayback Machine
References[change | change source]
- "Speaker Christine Anu Full Biography". ICMI Speakers and Entertainers. Archived from the original on 2009-10-02. Retrieved 2010-06-15. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)
- "Christine Anu – Biography". BiggestStars.com. Archived from the original on 2009-07-07. Retrieved 2009-12-14. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)
- "Christine Anu". Who Do You Think You Are?. Special Broadcasting Service. SBS One. 2009-10-18. No. 4, season 2. 3:55 minutes in.