Enjoy Celebrity Radio’s Paul Potts Life Story Interview New Album Tour Home 2014…..
Paul Potts is a British tenor who took the world by storm in 2007 when he won the first series of ITV’s Britain’s Got Talent with his powerful, moving and glorious performance of “Nessun dorma”, an aria from Puccini’s opera Turandot.
Since then he’s shot to international fame with his remarkable voice. He’s even had a movie made of his life in 2014 and appeared twice on Oprah!
As a singer of operatic pop music, Potts recorded the album One Chance, which topped sales charts in nine countries. He’s sold 5 million albums around the world.
Prior to winning Britain’s Got Talent, Potts was a manager at The Carphone Warehouse. He had served as Bristol city councilor from 1996 until 2003, and also had performed in amateur opera from 1999 to 2003.
In September 2014 he releases his new album ‘Home’…..
Hear a rare and Exclusive interview with Alex Belfield and Paul recorded in September 2014 about his remarkable life and career:
Potts has been married since May 2003 to Julie-Ann whom he met in an Internet chat room. They met in person for the first time at Swansea railway station in February 2001.
She had the upper hand at this “first meeting” as she had a photograph of Potts, but he had no idea what she looked like.
As of May 2009 he had assets of £5 million. Potts has moved since BGT, but continues to live in Port Talbot.
Interview recorded by Alex Belfield for Celebrity Radio 4th September 2014