|Birth name||Darius Campbell-Danesh|
|Also known as||Darius Danesh, Darius|
|Born||19 August 1980
Glasgow, Scotland, United Kingdom
|Genres||Acoustic, swing, opera|
|Occupations||Actor, singer, songwriter, musician|
Mercury Records (2002–present)
Darius Campbell (born 19 August 1980), also known professionally either as Darius Danesh or simply Darius is a Scottish singer, artist and West End stage actor. His father is Iranian and his mother is Scottish.
He was an auditionee in television music talent show Popstars in early 2001. He rose to fame on series 1 of Pop Idol. Darius' first single was "Colourblind". It entered the UK singles chart at number 1. The album went platinum in 2004.
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- "Darius Campbell: I've changed my name from Danesh because I feel so Scottish". Dailyrecord.co.uk. 2010-01-15. http://www.dailyrecord.co.uk/showbiz/celebrity-interviews/2010/01/15/darius-campbell-i-ve-changed-my-name-from-danesh-because-i-feel-so-scottish-86908-21969360/. Retrieved 2010-03-01.
- "Darius lands first major opera role". The Press Association. http://www.google.com/hostednews/ukpress/article/ALeqM5jq9m5enzY0Um1vA2-cW-oon2zuQw. Retrieved 2010-04-15.
- "Natasha Henstridge - Natasha Henstridge And Darius Campbell Wed - Contactmusic News". Contactmusic.com. http://www.contactmusic.com/news.nsf/story/natasha-henstridge-and-darius-campbell-wed_1207185. Retrieved 2011-03-14.
- "Singer Darius shares his secret Valentine's wedding". Hello! Magazine. http://www.hellomagazine.com/celebrities/201103145097/darius-campbell/natasha-henstridge/secret-wedding/1/. Retrieved 2011-03-15.